When you think of workplace injuries, you most often think of something unexpected, like a light fixture falling on someone, or a piece of equipment malfunctioning and hurting somebody. But there are other types of injuries that develop over time. These are called repetitive motion injuries.
In many lines of work, a person goes through the same motions each day, whether it’s typing, sitting, standing, bending, or lifting. Over the course of time, this repeated motion can cause wear and tear on our muscles and joints.
The following is a list of just a few types of repetitive stress injuries:
carpal tunnel syndrome
If you have been injured because of profession related repetitive stress, give us a call. We can help you understand the specifics of your case and determine your rights.
Call The Horwitz Law Group at (312) 641-9200 or send us an email to set up your free consultation with a repetitive motion injury lawyer.