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Why Do I Need an Attorney for My Loved One’s Wrongful Death Case?

April 09, 2019

When you lose a loved one due to another’s negligence or misconduct, you may have a wrongful death claim. If a liability can be established, you may be able to be compensated for expenses and damages related to your loved one’s death. Wrongful death cases are complex and insurance companies try to pay as little […]

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How to Receive Workers Compensation for Work Sustained Injuries

April 02, 2019

Workers compensation pays for medical expenses and lost wages when you’re injured on the job. Some occupational diseases are covered as well. As long as you’re eligible, you can file a claim with your employer for benefits. Iowa has a no-fault system, which means eligible employees are entitled to benefits no matter who is at-fault. […]

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Trucking Accident Do’s and Don’ts

December 22, 2018

If you are still alive after being hit by a vehicle that is 70 feet long and weighs 80,000 pounds, it is likely that you suffered serious injuries. Given their size and weight, tractor-trailers, dump trucks, garbage and other large trucks are required by law to carry insurance that is far in excess of that […]

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Dealing with a Defective Product? Why You Need an Attorney

December 16, 2018

People are injured by dangerously defective products every day. Iowa law allows those injured victims to seek compensation for their damages through product liability law. It is a complicated and difficult area of personal injury law to work in. Attorney Timm Reid is a Des Moines product liability attorney at Reid Law Firm. You can […]

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Can I Be Compensated for Car Accident Injuries?

December 08, 2018

A city the size of Des Moines is going to see car accidents on a daily basis. In some of those accidents, people are injured. The good news is that if a person is seriously injured in a motor vehicle accident as a result of the carelessness and negligence of somebody else, that victim can […]

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Winter Work Accidents: Common Causes and How to Begin Your Case

December 02, 2018

Winter brings holiday cheer and changes in the weather, but it also brings new kinds of accidents. Attorney Timm Reid explains what they are and how to get reimbursed for your injuries if you are involved in one: Reid Law Firm sees many different types of winter accidents. Some are unique to the season such […]

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