Agricultural Injuries Cases

Daleske v. Farmland, et al. (Story County, Iowa 1996)

Facts: Daleske was working in a grain bin and fell into an unguarded auger. He lost one leg and his scrotum. Suit was filed against Farmland for failure to provide guards for said auger.

Settlement: 1,5000.00

Schneider v. Seed Corn Co. et. al. (Iowa 1995)

Facts: Ms. Schneider lost an arm when using an unguarded auger. Claims were based on defective design and defective maintenance.

SettlementA $900,000.00 plus settlement was reached.