Under the Iowa Workers' Compensation Act, people who are injured in the course of doing their jobs are entitled to seek compensation for medical bills, lost wages and other considerations. The process for obtaining these benefits can be quite complex, and many injury victims find the assistance of an experienced lawyer to be extremely beneficial.
Employers and their insurance companies do not like having to pay on workers' compensation claims and will go to great lengths to avoid it. At Peters Law Firm, P.C., our Council Bluffs workers' compensation attorneys represent injured workers in a wide variety of these claims. We have extensive experience handling cases at all stages of the process. Whether you need help filing an initial claim for benefits or you need help with a contested-case proceeding, our attorneys are ready to help.
Representing Clients in All Types of Workplace Injury Claims
No matter how your injury occurred, if it happened while you were working, it is likely that you have a claim for benefits. We have represented victims who have suffered all types of injuries doing all kinds of work. We have a complete understanding of the benefits Iowa law provides to injured workers, and we know the best approach to helping you secure the benefits you deserve.
We have experience with claims involving all types of workplace injuries, including the following:
- Construction accident injuries
- Injuries at factories and manufacturing facilities
- Meat packing plant injuries
- Farm accident injuries
- Work-related auto accidents
- Workplace falls
- Workplace fires and explosions
- Injuries from exposure to toxic substances
- Other Personal Injuries
In addition, if your injury occurred as the result of a defective machine or piece of equipment, we can help you explore the viability of a separate claim against the manufacturer or other negligent parties.
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