Share the Road – Obey the Law

In recent weeks, you may have noticed much debate regarding cycling around Iowa. Cyclists blame drivers for not seeing them, while drivers blame cyclists for not obeying the law. Whether you’re a cyclist or motorist, it is important to understand that both have equal rights to use of the roadways, but most importantly, have equal […]


Avoid a car accident this Labor Day

If you are hitting the road this Labor Day weekend then safety should be your top priority. Iowa’s roads are heavy with holiday traffic and there is an increase for motor vehicle accidents. And with the weather cooperating — in the 90s — we should expect more travelers on Iowa roadways. According to the Insurance […]


Around Iowa

We at the Beattie Law Firm are heartbroken to hear of the car accidents the past few weeks that have affected many Iowans. On Aug. 18, two residents of Toledo were taken by ambulance to a healthcare center in Marshalltown after an early morning collision. It was reported that the semi trailer was going westbound […]