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November 21, 2014

Accident Kills 5 in Louisiana

Our team at the Beattie Law Firm is saddened to hear of the tragedy in Louisiana that struck a family of eight, when five of its […]
November 12, 2014

Fire Destroys Business In Des Moines

A Code Red was issued after dangerous black smoke stretched for miles, warning people nearby to leave or take shelter inside, after a Des Moines business […]
November 11, 2014

It’s Back! What You Need to Remember with Snow

Snow dusted across the state in the early morning, making for dangerous driving conditions. As you head home this afternoon, and all through the winter months, […]
November 6, 2014

Keep Your Home CO Free

A hotel in Charlotte was forced to evacuate all guests today following increased levels of carbon monoxide. The cause of this accident was attributed to a […]
October 29, 2014

Avoid Dog Bites this Holiday Season

2014 has been a record year for dog bites. The Insurance Information Institute reported 17,359 incidents already-a number that hasn’t been seen since 2003. While this […]
October 27, 2014

Accident Protection: What You Need to Know

Drivers in Iowa are making national headlines and none of it’s good. In the last week two Iowans were involved in traffic altercations with very serious, […]
October 10, 2014

Fire Prevention Week October 5 through 11

Fire Prevention Week was established to commemorate the Great Chicago Fire in 1871, which killed more than 250 people and left 100,000 homeless; destroyed more than […]
October 7, 2014

Need Help to Stop Texting While Driving? There’s an App For That.

The technology-driven world we live in has many people consumed in their cell phones, whether it’s checking email, texting and even playing games on a new […]
September 30, 2014

What is the Difference between a Workers’ Compensation Claim Vs. a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

Workers’ compensation claim and personal injury lawsuit often get confused, but one main difference between the two is how your case is proven. Keep reading below […]
September 26, 2014

Drivers in drunk driving cases charged with vehicular homicide

Yesterday a 17-year-old teen from Clarksville, Iowa, was charged with two felony counts of vehicular homicide stemming from a deadly accident in August. The teen was […]
September 17, 2014

The Beattie Law Firm: Experienced Personal Injury & Workers’ Compensation Attorneys

If you, or someone you know, have been hurt on the job, you may be entitled to compensation for more than just benefits under Workers’ Compensation […]
September 11, 2014

We Remember

Today marks the thirteenth anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks. A day many of us remember, and a day that changed our lives forever. To […]