There are different types of back injuries. A worker may experience soreness, muscle spasms, strains and sprains, pinched nerves, fractured vertebrae, or a disc that is herniated, slipped or ruptured. Depending on the injury, treatment may involve surgery, physical therapy and medication. Expenses can add up very quickly.
Experienced, aggressive, dedicated attorney
The workers’ compensation system is Iowa is set up to help injured workers pay for their medical expenses and provide partial wages while they are unable to return to work. But the system gives employers and insurance companies an advantage, and getting the full amount of benefits you deserve can be challenging.
Attorney Paul McAndrew has been helping injured workers and their families for decades. He knows how to build a strong case for the Iowa Division of Workers’ Compensation that gets results. He provides aggressive representation at all hearings and appeals, and has also won benefits for clients through litigation.
Focus on getting you results that matter
A back injury can have a major impact on workers and their families, affecting them physically, emotionally and financially. While employers and insurance companies deny or minimize claims, your medical expenses keep going up while you have much less income coming in. Many families struggle to keep their homes and their way of life.
That’s why our firm is dedicated to helping working families as much as possible. We aren’t interested in playing nice with insurance adjusters to get a quick settlement that leaves you with less money than you deserve. We are only interested in a resolution of your claim that meets your needs for your work injury, and we are prepared to fight in court to get it.
Our focus is always on making sure you get the medical treatment you need and the benefits you deserve. Learn more about how Paul McAndrew can help you with your workers’ compensation claim. Call us at 319-887-1690 for a free consultation.