Archives for December 2013

Stay Safe During Tonight’s New Year’s Festivities

By Beattie Law Firm of Beattie Law Firm, P.C. posted in Personal Injury on Tuesday, December 31, 2013. As you plan tonight’s festivities, we want you to remember to stay safe as we all countdown to 2014! If you plan on drinking, or serving alcohol, here are some important reminders: Plan ahead by naming a designated driver. Contact a local cab […]

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Iowa Workers Compensation Alternate Care

By Beattie Law Firm of Beattie Law Firm, P.C. posted in Iowa Workers Compensation on Tuesday, December 31, 2013. In Iowa Workers Compensation cases we have discussed Alternate Medical Care.   But what happens when your physician prescribes or requests a certain treatment and the insurance carrier denies the request to get you treated? As we have often mentioned, the insurance companies can […]

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Train Carrying Crude Oil Explodes in ND

By Beattie Law Firm of Beattie Law Firm, P.C. posted in Current Events on Tuesday, December 31, 2013. Last night in North Dakota another train derailed.  Although this incident did not have any passengers in the cars as the NY train derailment did, this train was carrying crude oil.  According to reports, as soon as the trail derailed, it exploded and pungent […]

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Central Iowa Babysitter Arrested After Toddler Falls from Vehicle

By Beattie Law Firm of Beattie Law Firm, P.C. posted in Current Events on Monday, December 30, 2013. Recently in Des Moines, a babysitter was arrested due to a toddler that was under her care, falling from a moving vehicle. The toddler was found sitting on Highway 141 in Central Iowa.   More and more frequently the news is reporting on […]

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Defective Product: Preserve the Evidence

By Beattie Law Firm of Beattie Law Firm, P.C. on Friday, December 27, 2013. Individuals are injured or killed daily due to defective products.  Products we use every day may be defective in many different ways. Iowa recognizes product liability claims for defective design, manufacturing error, or a failure to warn theory.  This means that you must prove that […]

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Don’t Let Your Bills Pile Up After an Injury

By Beattie Law Firm of Beattie Law Firm, P.C. on Friday, December 20, 2013. Don’t let bills pile up after an injury. Don Beattie, and the attorneys at Beattie Law Firm are here for you. It only takes one call to 515-263-1000. Let us help.

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