The Options You Need When You Are Injured at Work.
In one split second, your ability to earn a living may be seriously jeopardized by an injury. When injured at work, you need to understand your rights under Iowa workers’ compensation law. At the Beattie Law Firm in Des Moines, Iowa, we will be at your side from the initial filing of your workers’ compensation claim to the final outcome.
An experienced attorney can be your best advocate when dealing with a workers’ compensation matter. Too much is at stake for you not to obtain benefits for your workplace injury.
Workers’ Compensation Is Not a Do-It-Yourself Matter
There is nothing simple about a workers’ compensation claim. It goes beyond filling out paperwork and attending visits to the doctor. Many hard-working Iowa residents employ a do-it-yourself approach when seeking workers’ compensation benefits. While this may seem like a simpler approach, it does not recognize the complexities involved in a workers’ compensation claim and does little to maximize compensation.
Your Best Advocate in Securing the Compensation You Deserve
At the Beattie Law Firm, we are on your side, not the adjustor, insurance company or even the nurse case manager. Our job is to communicate all the benefits available to you. We make sure that the benefits you are getting are fair and appropriate. If you need a certain type of medical care, we may be able can help you find it.
Protecting Your Job From an Employer’s Retribution
Workers’ compensation is a no-fault system, meaning you are entitled to benefits even if your injury was your own fault. Our firm works hard to ensure that your medical needs are met and we also work hard to protect your job while you are recovering from an injury. Far too many times, an employer will seek retribution against an employee for filing a workers’ compensation claim by trying to prevent them from coming back. We fight hard to make sure that does not happen.
Contact Our Work-Related Injury Attorneys
For more information, please visit our settlements and verdicts page. To schedule an appointment with an experienced lawyer regarding a workers’ compensation claim, please contact us online today. You may also call our firm at 515-263-1000 to schedule your free, confidential consultation.