Liz Carey has worked as a writer, reporter and editor for nearly 25 years. First, as an investigative reporter for Gannett and later as the Vice President of a local Chamber of Commerce, Carey has covered everything from local government to the statehouse to the aerospace industry. Her work as a reporter, as well as her work in the community, have led her to become an advocate for the working poor, as well as the small business owner.
Seattle, WA (WorkersCompensation.com) – An ordinance passed by the Seattle City Council would provide protections for domestic workers regardless of their classifications.
The ordinance called the ... Read More
New Orleans, LA (WorkersCompensation.com) – Employers recently busted in a statewide misclassification audit will face fines and federal penalties, authorities with the Louisiana Workforce Commission ... Read More
Boston, MA (WorkersCompensation.com) – As politicians and pundits call for the development of a benefits system for gig economy workers, a program to insure drivers for Uber while they are working for ... Read More
Topeka, KS (WorkersCompensation.com) – A panel of judges has overturned reform measures to the Kansas workers’ compensation laws, calling the 2013 changes unconstitutional.
On Friday, the ... Read More
Charleston, WV (WorkersCompensation.com) – The West Virginia Insurance Commissioner will sever his agreement with the Division of Employment Programs and Workers’ Compensation Defense within the ... Read More
Chicago, IL (WorkersCompensation.com) - Two Chicago residents have filed suit against Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Alderman Ed. Burke in federal court over Burke’s control of the city’s ... Read More
Redding, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – Fires that rage up and down the West Coast are taking their toll on the firefighters who battle them.
In Washington, California, Nevada and Oregon, fires are ... Read More
Yosemite Valley, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – Employers and employees on both coasts face dangers from weather extremes this week, as fires and floods rage from the Atlantic to the Pacific.
In ... Read More
Subrogation in Workers' Compensation Claims Sarasota, FL (workersCompensation.com) - When a workers’ compensation accident happens, one of the first things which is relevant in the claim is whether or not there is any subrogation potential. It ...