Those of you that work on a farm know full well how much risk you face on a daily basis. The unpredictability of animals...heavy machinery...dirty/muddy conditions...can all add up to make a very risky worksite.
Can you imagine going about your normal workday...and then 1000 pounds of rebar comes crashing down upon you?
Dog bites can leave a victim seriously injured and requiring extensive medical attention. Individuals may also experience emotional trauma, which adds to the stress of the situation. To ensure your rights are protected and compensation is pursued for your injuries, turn to our attorneys at Loney & Schueller, LLC.
We can't even imagine....we just saw the story from Australia in which a chain on a crane snapped, causing a bucket of concrete to fall, landing on three employees. Two were lucky to escape with "just" injuries...the third was not so fortunate.
On a recent road trip to Chicago, we noticed how many drivers continually ignore posted construction zone signs.
We'll all be heading out the Fair this weekend....looking forward to the corn dogs, apple eggrolls...of course, the lemonade, and everything else the Fair has year after year!
In Iowa, many smaller communities rely on volunteer firefighters to protect them. Firefighting is a dangerous job, especially in residential areas. In addition to the danger posed by extreme heat and fire, volunteer firefighters are also exposed to chemicals and unstable structures. Injuries are common.
Unfortunately, despite thorough educational efforts across the nation, motor vehicle drivers continue to ignore the rights of bike riders. Even though bike riders have legally recognized rights to the road, they are still injured on a regular basis by careless drivers who simply disregard the rights of bikers.
A recent work study found that those who work 40-49 hours a week are more at risk for an injury due to a work-related accident...and the risk continues to increase the more and more hours are spent on a job per week.
In seconds, car accidents happen. However, those seconds can have a lasting impact on the victims and families. Injuries suffered in a car accident, due to driver negligence, can be extremely serious and leave individuals out of work and permanently disabled. If you have been injured in a car accident, do not sit by and do nothing. You have options for protecting your rights and seeking compensation for your losses.