We know the kind of world we're living in....it's a world where we all want the newest thing...the biggest thing...the fastest thing.
If you've been hurt while on the job, your employer's hope is that you'll stay quiet about it...that you won't report it...that you'll just go about your normal workday and hope that the injury just works itself out.
Hats off to all the brave men and women down in the hurricane-ravaged Gulf area. As many folks are trying to leave the area, there are those that are working extra hours, extra shifts, to try and get life back to a new normal.
A terrible accident in Eastern Iowa has left four employees injured.
It's a sad fact that anytime an employee suffers a work-related injury, the employer does their best to try and make the employee feel it was their own fault.
With a combined 30 years of experience dealing with workers' compensation claims, we know one thing to be true...every claim is unique.
What happens when a work-related accident turns fatal?
Pain, repeated surgeries, physical therapy, loss of wages - all come along with a workplace injury.
We have dealt with many claims where we see the phrase "the accident could have easily been prevented" pop up.
How can we stress this enough....SLOW DOWN IN CONSTRUCTION ZONES!
We at Loney & Schueller are dedicated in the fight to ensure workers' safety and compensation.
Throughout our many years of dealing with hard-working clients, we get this question frequently:
On the job injuries & accidents come in all forms of severity...but one constant remains...no matter the situation, suffering from a work-related injury is a tremendous burden on both you and your family.