Questions We Are Asked Each Week By Clients...
We are often asked questions like how much should the insurance company pay? How are my weekly benefits calculated?, etc. So we have put together some of the questions we here the most and the answers to them. We hope this helps you avoid making a mistake in your Iowa personal injury, car accident, dog bite, work injury or other injury matter.
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If I or a loved one have been injured or killed in a construction accident what types of compensation are available?
First of all, if you or a loved one was an employee (or in some circumstances an independent contractor) then under Iowa law there should be workers' compensation coverage to provide weekly compensation if unable to work, medical care and treatment and compensation for permanent injuries. For more information about how Iowa's workers compensation laws work click here. Also, keep in mind under certain circumstances there are also personal injury damages available.
What are some common construction accidents in Iowa?
Common types of accidents in construction sites might include electrical accidents, crane accidents, scaffolding accidents, fires and explosions, and even workers being ran over by equipment. The most common type of accident in construction areas are falls.
What can I do to learn more about Iowa construction site accidents and injuries?
We understand that dealing with a workers’ compensation claim can be emotionally and physically draining, our attorneys are here to answer all your questions and concerns regarding your work injury. If you would like to learn more information or to learn your rights and how to avoid costly mistakes go to www.IowaInjuryBook.com or you can Call Now at (800)-707-2552, ext. 812 (24 Hour Message)