Tag Archives: workers compensation

How Physical Therapy Can Help with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

If you are like millions of other Americans, you are constantly on your computer or cell phone. But when you lead a technology-based lifestyle, you may notice some side effects. One of the most common things people notice is a slight tingling or numbness accompanied by a piercing pain in their hands and wrist. This […]

Common Workers Compensation Injuries

When you leave your house in the morning, the last place you expect to end up is in the emergency room. But accidents do happen even at work. But how did you end up there? Well, there are several common types of workers compensation injuries that might have landed you in the ER. Let’s talk […]

Treating Work Related Injuries with Physical Therapy

When an employee is injured during the course of their normal work duties, that classifies as workman’s compensation, and physical therapy may be needed to help recover from the injury. Although an employee could sustain a variety of injuries in their workplace, the most common type of work related injuries are lower back pain and […]

Is My Job High-Risk for an On-the-Job Injury?

Physical injuries can happen at virtually any time, even due to the most everyday, mundane activities. But some people are inherently at more risk than others for injuries simply because of the kind of job they perform. On-the-job injuries can cause severe, long-term consequences, and so if you are involved in a high-risk occupation, it […]

Where Can I Recover After a Workplace Injury?

Whether it is due to the negligence of an employer or just plain bad luck, a workplace injury can affect almost anyone. When it does, it is important to seek the treatment you need in order to get yourself back in working condition so that you are not off the job for too long. Workers’ […]

On-the-Job Injuries You Can Treat With Physical Therapy

Depending on where you work, there are different degrees of risk associated with your specific job. Some jobs, particularly those in construction, manufacturing, or any others that involve intense physical labor, can put you in danger of injury. Though you may be more susceptible to injury if you have such a job, that does not […]