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December 27, 2013

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 […]
December 20, 2013

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 […]
December 17, 2013

Aggressive Drivers Peak During the Holiday Season

By Beattie Law Firm of Beattie Law Firm, P.C. posted in Personal Injury on Tuesday, December 17, 2013. The attorneys at the Beattie Law Firm know that during the holidays it is a dangerous […]
December 12, 2013

Des Moines Area Firefighters Respond to 16th Fire this Week

Traffic was halted this morning in Des Moines when firefighters doused a blazing fire at a home. The fire department stated it’s the 16th fire they have […]
November 27, 2013

Workers’ Compensation – Traveling for an Independent Medical Evaluations

Under the Iowa Workers’ Compensation Act, Iowa Code Section 85.39 addresses the rights and issues involving Independent Medical Evaluations (IME’s).  Specifically, the issue discussed here pertains […]
November 27, 2013

Stay Safe on the Road this Thanksgiving

We at the Beattie Law Firm always want you to practice safe driving, no matter the time of year; however, the Thanksgiving holiday is one of […]
November 26, 2013

Worker’s Compensation-Traveling Long Distances for Light Duty

Until recently it has been common practice for employer/insurers to require injured workers capable of performing “light duty” to travel distances for such duty. This has […]
November 20, 2013

Prevent Fires this Holiday Season

The cold weather is here to stay – at least for a few months! – but fires shouldn’t follow. Iowa has seen an increase in house […]
October 16, 2013

Harley-Davidson Recalls Bikes

Harley-Davidson has voluntarily recalled more than 29,000 of its touring motorcycles yesterday due to a faulty clutch system. The recalled models include 25,185 touring motorcycles and […]
August 29, 2013

Stay Safe this Labor Day!

Labor Day is approaching, and for many it means the last chance to enjoy your favorite summer activity. We have written about how to stay safe while […]
August 12, 2013

Attention! Bike Manufacturer Recalls Critical Equipment

A few of our recent posts (this one about road safety and this one about defensive bicycling) talked about how to stay safe when enjoying time out on […]
August 9, 2013

Summer Months Are Ripe for Tire-Related Accidents

The summer months – though often overshadowed by winter – can mean hazardous times for tires. Super hot pavement, extra driving miles for vacations, and even […]