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Wrongful Death Laws in IA: Who Can File a Case for a Loved One?
A wrongful death case is a civil action for monetary damages due to negligence. These cases are heard by... Read More
When to File A Medical Malpractice Case After Your Child Is Injured During Birth
When your child is born, it is supposed to be one of the happiest moments in your life. While... Read More
Autumn Weather Work Injuries & Why You Need a Lawyer
Autumn is a beautiful time of year, but the weather during this time can pose a risk for many... Read More

5 Tips for Avoiding Autumn Car Accidents

September 10, 2019

Along with the arrival of the autumn season is the increased number of hazards that are present while driving. As people are enjoying the many fall activities, it is important to be aware of precautions to take to ensure driving is as safe as possible during this time. If certain tips are followed, this can […]

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Given the Wrong Medication at the Hospital? Why You Need an Attorney

September 03, 2019

When you receive medical treatment, you expect the providers to administer proper care and give the correct medication. If a hospital provides the wrong medication, then it can have significant consequences on your health. In these situations, a hospital may be liable for damages caused by their error. If this has happened to you or […]

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4 Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

August 27, 2019

When your elderly loved one first moved into a nursing home, you might have hoped that the nursing home would provide adequate care for him or her. Now, though, you might be concerned that things aren’t going well. In fact, you could be worried that your loved one is the victim of abuse or neglect. […]

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Private v Public Premises Liability Cases: What You Should Know

August 20, 2019

Premises liability injury cases are not all the same, as the location of the accident and the conditions that created it are essential in each case adjudication. The rules for proving a claim are the same, but there are a few differences that can affect the final outcome. Nuances in the law can impact a […]

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Can You Be Compensated for a Surgical Error?

August 13, 2019

Doctors and hospitals rarely admit to surgical errors, but they happen every day. If you believe that something went wrong with your surgery or the surgery of a family member, attorney Timm Reid at the Reid Law Firm can help you get the answers that you’re looking for. He is a Des Moines IA medical […]

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How to Prepare Your Personal Injury Case

August 06, 2019

You take your personal safety seriously. It is your practice to remain alert to potential hazards and signs of danger. Unfortunately, this is not always enough to prevent accidents and the injuries that result from them. If you have been injured in an accident caused by the inattention, negligence, or recklessness of another person, you […]

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