treatments for carpal tunnel

Are Treatments for Carpal Tunnel Covered by Workers’ Comp?

Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) affects an estimated 3-6% of adults, making it the most common entrapment neuropathy. CTS can cause pain and weakness in the hand, affecting a person’s everyday life. Repeating the same hand and wrist movements over a prolonged period can cause CTS. As such, certain workers are more likely to

Workers’ Comp Claim

What To Do If Your Workers’ Comp Claim Is Denied

Did you know that in 2021 there were over 42 million premiums for workers comp claims? If you’ve been injured on the job, you may be entitled to file a Workers’ Comp Claim to receive compensation for your injuries. However, there is a chance that your claim may be denied, leaving you wondering

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How to Prevent Common Work Injuries in the Workplace

In 2021, private industry employers across the United States reported 2.6 million nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses. There are many hazards that can cause injuries and illness in any industry. Luckily, there are also simple ways that you can protect yourself while you work. Do you want to learn more about how

Injured at Work

What To Do if You’ve Been Injured at Work: A Guide

Did you know that there are over 2 million work-related injuries in the United States each year? Unfortunately, many of these injuries can lead to substantial health issues in the future. If you’ve been injured at work, it’s essential that you take the appropriate steps afterward so that you can resolve the

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Injuries at Work – What You Need to Know

Did you know that in the United States in 2020, emergency rooms treated approximately 1.8 million workers who suffered injuries at work? That equates to about 4930 reported injuries per day! An injury is work-related if an act or incident in the workplace contributed to it; alternatively, it significantly worsened a pre-existing illness

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8 Common on the Job Work Injuries

According to Liberty Mutual, workplace injuries can cost U.S. companies over $1 billion each week. But what about the workers who suffer from negligence and unsafe working conditions? Without the proper care and compensation for on-the-job injuries, workers needlessly suffer. An estimated 2.8 million non-fatal workplace injuries and accidents occur in private industries

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Workplace Accidents: What to Do Right After

Did you know that employers report over 2.7 million non-fatal injuries each year? We all want to believe that our employers our looking out for our best interests when an awful accident occurs. Sadly, this isn’t always the case.  Many businesses do not want to pay the increased insurance premiums caused by

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What to Do If You’ve Been Denied Your Worker’s Comp Claim?

Did you know that the most common workplace injuries are from overexertion and slip and falls? They account for about 75% of all non-fatal workplace injuries. Different workplaces have different levels of risk. You can be exposed to radiation, asbestos, electricity, or any other harmful substances. When you are dealing with a