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Celebrating Nurses for National Nurses Week

If you’ve ever had reason to file a personal injury suit, you’ve probably received care from a nurse at some point. Here at Beattie Law Firm we’ve handled everything from car collision and dog bite cases to catastrophic injury cases. While our attorneys are experts on the law, we have nurses and other medical professionals to […]

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Burn Injury Infographic

Beattie Law Firm has helped countless burn victims over the years. According to the American Burn Association, 486,000 people received medical treatment for burn injuries last year. Our attorneys at the Beattie Law Firm are experienced in burn-related cases. Our consultations are free. If you have any questions don’t hesitate to call us for a […]

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Make safer driving a new years resolution

It’s a new year, and for many it means a “fresh start”. Resolutions from bettering your lifestyle to spending more time with your family are set. These are all great and worthy resolutions; however, consider adding resolutions for safe driving. In Iowa, 2016 ended with 401 fatalities — an increase of 81 fatalities from 2015. […]

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30-Car Freight Train’s Force of Hitting Car = Car Crushing Soda Can

According to the Federal Railroad Administration Office of Safety Analysis, in 2015 there were 2,059 train crossing incidents reported nationally, resulting in 244 deaths and 967 injuries. These accidents are a deadly and too common occurrence. The organization Operation Lifesaver offers a grim statistic, estimating that a motorist is 20 times more likely to die […]

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Back to School Safety

With most Iowa students headed back to school his week, it means our streets will be much busier. We want to remind our readers to use extra caution during your morning commute, as we all re-acclimate to sharing the road with school buses; student walkers, bicyclists, and drivers. By following some of these safety tips, […]

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Don’t Pokemon Go and Drive

In just seven days after its launch, Pokemon Go reached an astonishing 10 million downloads, and has since been downloaded more than 30 million times, making it the fastest ever for any mobile application. In just two short weeks the Pokemon Go phenomena has brought people of all walks of life together, players are gathering […]

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