Iowa is located in the heart of the nation and serves as the crossroads of America. Every day, thousands of tractor-trailers, delivery trucks and other commercial vehicles traverse our roads and highways.
As we are in thick of summer, everywhere you look there's a teenager lifeguarding, pulling a shift at the mall, interning...etc. Summer is the time when many students get their first job...their first taste of employment.
Even when employers follow every safety measure (and those few that do should be applauded for their efforts), accidents at the workplace can still happen.
Sometimes your job feels like a circus...sometimes your job is the circus.
We all know that there are inherent dangers when it comes working in the landscaping field. There are the obvious risks of handling dangerous equipment, working high up in trees, but there also risks that man could never even foresee happening.
If you've injured your back while on the job...or have experienced a backpain due to continuous amounts of stress put on it due to your job, we at Loney & Schueller are ready to help you get the workers' compensation you rightfully deserve.
A serious fracture to an arm or leg compound crush injury to a hand or foot or a severe muscle tear can result in a lifetime disability.
A recent survey from New York acknowledged that nearly 2/3 of dairy workers had been injured while on the job. Of those injuries, a majority of them were severe enough that workers had to miss considerable time at work.
The typical scenario of on-the-job dog bites is that of a postal worker facing an aggressive canine. While letter carriers and other delivery employees certainly have a high risk of receiving dog bites, they are not the only ones who have to deal with this hazard.