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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 17,400 structures and burned more than 2,000 acres.

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 app.

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 to learn how.

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 intoxicated at the time of the accident, killing two 16-year-olds with his pickup truck.

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 laws. Receiving fair and appropriate compensation is not always a quick and easy task - which can cause more stress on the injured and loved ones. No matter the complexity of the claim, an experienced attorney can help guide the victim on the process and procedures.

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 the faulty item's manufacturer.


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Phone: 515-263-1000
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