Distracted Driving

July 1, 2017

Texting and Driving Dangers: Infographic

We all know drunk driving is bad, but did you know texting and driving has the same dangers — if not worse — than drunk driving? […]
January 4, 2017

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. […]
September 2, 2016

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 […]
March 15, 2016

Life after personal injury

We at the Beattie Law Firm have represented countless number of injury clients in 40 years. When a person is involved in an accident resulting in […]
November 18, 2015

Drinking and Driving this Holiday Season

As the holiday season approach us, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is kicking off its pre-holiday season drunk driving prevention campaign to remind all motorists […]
September 24, 2015

Share the Road – Obey the Law

In recent weeks, you may have noticed much debate regarding cycling around Iowa. Cyclists blame drivers for not seeing them, while drivers blame cyclists for not […]
August 10, 2015

It’s time to put the phone away

It’s something we hear day after day – texting and driving is dangerous. But how about having our phones while driving in general? Even if you […]
February 19, 2014

Seven Deadliest Distractions While Driving

Distracted driving comes in many shapes and forms. Whether it is texting while driving, changing the radio station, disciplining children in the back seat or daydreaming, […]