Iowa Workers’ Compensation Benefits For Truckers And Commercial Drivers
Commercial drivers, tractor-trailer drivers, construction workers and others who load and unload trucks can be injured in a variety of ways on the job. The trucking industry is full of potential injury dangers. Loney & Schueller’s truck and commercial driver injury attorneys have represented hundreds of Iowa workers in the trucking industry. Regardless of how your work-related injury was caused, you are entitled to Iowa workers’ compensation benefits to cover a variety of costs, including:
- Medical expenses
- Travel expenses
- Lost wages
- Lost future earnings
- Vocational rehabilitation and retraining
- Permanent partial disability (PPD) benefits, if necessary
Do Not Accept A Settlement Until You Talk To Us
A workers’ compensation insurance company may deny, undervalue, miscalculate or underpay your workers’ compensation claim. Do not accept an initial settlement offer without consulting an experienced lawyer.
Contact us online or call us at 515-416-4006 to schedule a free consultation with a West Des Moines truck driver injury attorney. All cases are represented on a contingency fee basis, meaning no recovery, no attorney’s fees.
Representing Truck Drivers Injured In Accidents And Performing Other Duties
We represent only injured workers, and we believe strongly in the claims we pursue on behalf of our clients. Injuries that occur in the trucking and delivery industry include injuries from accidents and several other injuries. We are familiar with handling all types of injury claims, investigating causes, gathering and organizing evidence, establishing full value with medical and vocational specialists and negotiating and litigating in our clients’ best interests.
We are prepared to work for your maximum recovery and compensation involving:
- A truck accident
- Lifting tarps
- Securing loads
- Loading and unloading cargo
- Slip-and-fall injury
- A fall from above
- Head injury
- Back or neck injury
- Shoulder injury
- Repetitive trauma injury
We take the time to listen to our clients and consider all possible claims in their cases. When another driver or property owner is responsible for our client’s injury, we determine if a third-party injury claim is in our client’s best interest as recoverable compensation.