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Physical Therapy for Work Related Injury

Physical Therapy for Work Related Injury

by Stephanie Meadows
Being unable to work because you are in pain or injured can be a traumatic experience. Getting injured can hinder your performance in the workplace. People who have been injured at work have one ultimate goal: to return to work as quickly as possible, and to the activities they love doing the most. When someone becomes injured on the job, there is a lot of stress and many questions that go through their heads, such as when can I go back to work? How long will it take to move without pain and be fully mobile? Recovering from your work accident is more than just fixing the injury. After an injury has occurred, it often requires the act of rehabilitation.

Injured On the Job: Where to Go?

Injured On the Job: Where to Go?

by Stephanie Meadows
If you have been injured in an accident at your place of work, you are most likely entitled to what is called Workers’ Compensation. Most employers are required by state law to provide their employees with workers’ comp insurance coverage, in the event of a workplace accident.

Preventing Common Work Injuries

Preventing Common Work Injuries

by Shearly (SU)
You’ve probably heard the words, “safety first,” plenty of times. However, workers are injured on the job every day. Some of these injuries are serious and life threatening, while others are not as grave and require little attention. From falling down, to developing carpal tunnel because of too much time typing to hurting a hand while lifting heavy objects, injuries occur in a variety of workplace environments and can affect any worker. Reducing the occurrence of injuries is the main objective of safety and health professionals all over the country.

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