In a recent story, a company has been fined after a worker was injured when his foot got trapped by the paddles in the hopper of a concrete pump.
Here's a quick little "Did You Know" regarding questions we get regarding workers' compensation.
Labor Day is Monday...for many of us, we look at it at a 3-day weekend...maybe a BBQ...maybe shop some special sales at the stores. The working world, though, never stops, and there hundreds and thousands of hard-working individuals who will work all through the weekend to keep everything humming.
Workers whose jobs include working in a loud environment, using repetitive motion or handling toxic materials such as asbestos suffer a high rate of occupational disease and disabilities. If you work in Iowa, chances are your occupation-related disability will be covered by your employer's workers' compensation insurance.
With a combined 30 years of experience dealing with workers' compensation claims, we know one thing to be true...every claim is unique.
Alright...that headline is a groaner, we know...
This unfortunate story has impacted not only the families of the workers involved...but an entire community.
A normal evening turned tragic for a maintenance worker in Eastern Iowa...
Twitter...Facebook...all abuzz about the new Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 movie due out later this summer, and fans are also getting ready to line up for the new Guardians of the Galaxy ride in California in about a month.
We came across this article from Great Britain regarding all the various injuries that have occurred in the past two years at the House of Commons.