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September 9, 2014

Why is it Important to Preserve Evidence of a Products Liability Case?

If you or someone you love has been seriously injured as the result of a defective product, you may have grounds for making a products liability claim against […]
September 2, 2014

Headlines From This Year’s Labor Day Weekend

Unfortunately, this Labor Day weekend did not go without headlines in Iowa.   Downtown Fire Five firefighters were sent to the hospital following a blaze that […]
August 29, 2014

Stay Safe this Labor Day Weekend

Labor Day weekend marks an end to the summer for most folks. Many will take the three-day weekend to enjoy summer activities one last time before […]
August 28, 2014

It’s Time to Tailgate in Iowa, with the Start of Football Season

For Iowans this weekend marks the beginning of football season; and many will load up their cooler and pack the grill for their favorite pre-game tradition: […]
August 26, 2014

Woman Dies After Being Struck by Van in Des Moines

Shortly after 9 p.m. Monday night, officials were called to 40th Place and Hickman Road, where the woman was struck by the van. She was taken […]
August 18, 2014

Beattie Law Firm Top 100 Lawyers

Congratulations to Donald Beattie on his designation as a Top 100 civil trial lawyer in the United States. The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 designation is […]
August 12, 2014

Individuals Under Age 20 Make Up Largest Proportion of Distracted Drivers

The decisions a person makes often affects those around them, and when it comes to distracted driving, the consequences-for all involved-greatly increase. Not only is the […]
August 4, 2014

Jury Awards Beattie Law Firm Clients $923,134.71

A court case ended on June 11, 2014 in front of a Webster County jury in Fort Dodge, Iowa. The jury ruled in favor of our […]
August 4, 2014

Motorcyclists Travel to South Dakota for Annual Sturgis Celebration

Several motorcycle-related accidents made headlines this weekend in Central Iowa, including one fatality. On Sunday, a man was killed while riding his motorcycle on Highway 14, […]
July 22, 2014

Social Networking and Personal Injury

It may have never crossed your mind, but your actions on Facebook, and other social media sites, may hinder your personal injury case. With the popularity […]
July 18, 2014

If You Become Injured, Don’t Wait to Seek Advice

If you become injured, seeking treatment for injuries sustained becomes your first priority. Seeing advice from an attorney should be no less of a priority. Don’t […]
July 1, 2014

GM Recalls More than 25 Million Cars

General Motors has recalled more than 25 million cars, dating back to 1997, but also nearly a dozen 2014 models, due to the key and ignition […]