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  • What Is Ergonomics?

    Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 19-Jun-2018

    Creating an ergonomic working environment is very beneficial. It increases the comfort of employees, and also increases their safety. Repetitive stress injuries, such as carpal tunnel syndrome, back and neck strain, and ligament or muscle injuries, may be prevented by using ergonomic equipment. Ergonomics – Definition Ergonomics is the science of arranging a workspace to maximize the ...
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  • How to Prevent Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

    Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 13-Jun-2018

    Carpal tunnel syndrome affects more than 8 million people in the United States annually, resulting in more than 230,000 corrective surgeries, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). Workers who type all day are at the highest risk of developing carpal tunnel syndrome. However, there are steps you can take to help prevent ...
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  • Common Mistakes That Could Affect Your Workers' Compensation Case

    Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 27-Apr-2018

    Our firm provides informative and tenacious representation to employees who have suffered on-the-job injuries and illnesses. Filing for workers' compensation can be complicated, and there are a variety of mistakes you might make that could hinder your ability to receive a settlement. We will discuss your options and guide you through the process. In order to protect your workers’ ...
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  • Hearing Loss in the Workplace - How to Increase Your Safety

    Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 3-Apr-2018

    Hearing loss can result from a spontaneous event, such as an explosion, or by constant exposure to loud noise. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that more than 22 million Americans suffer from occupational hearing loss each year. In fact, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) estimates that more than $240 million is spent on workers’ compensation ...
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  • Should I See a Doctor After an On-the-Job Accident?

    Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 14-Feb-2018

    Whether you tripped and fell at work, or you were hit by a falling object at a construction site, it is always a good idea to make an appointment to see your doctor. Many people wait or don’t see a doctor at all, thinking they are fine. When reality hits and they need compensation for an injury, their claim may be denied because they failed to receive medical attention. Thus, even if you ...
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  • Easy Ways to Make Your Office Workspace More Ergonomic

    Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 21-Feb-2017

    Workers in office settings need to be aware of the real risks of repetitive stress injuries (RSI) . An RSI occurs when a simple motion is repeated again and again over an extended period of time, eventually wearing down the joints, muscles, or nerves of the body part in motion. Office workers tend to suffer an RSI related to using a computer for eight hours a day, five days a week. Using the ...
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  • How You Can Help Prevent Repetitive Strain Injuries (RSI) at Work

    Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 7-Feb-2017

    Whether you work in an office, a retail store, a restaurant, or virtually any other workplace location, odds are high you are expected to complete the same or similar tasks day-in and day-out. Mental strain is not the only danger of being stuck in a workplace routine, though. As time goes on, making the same motion, no matter how subtle it might be at first, can eventually cause a painful or ...
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