Practice Areas: Worker’s Compensation

We provide extensive representation of clients in workers’ compensation matters.  We work with clients before claims are filed with the Iowa Workers’ Compensation Commission, and if resolution is not reached, through all levels of litigation and appeal.  We are dedicated to providing the most effective legal representation to our clients, including education and updates regarding changes in the workers’ compensation laws, and expert legal advice with respect to appropriate and effective claim management strategies.

Iowa Court of Appeals Upholds $39,000 Penalty Award in Workers’ Compensation Case

The Iowa workers’ compensation commissioner ordered an employer and its workers’ compensation insurance carrier to pay a $39,000 penalty for failing to pay an injured worker approximately $80,000 in healing period benefits. The commissioner found the employer and insurance carrier terminated benefits without a reasonable cause and awarded a 50 percent penalty in accordance with […]

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