4 Signs of a Neck Injury After a Workplace Accident

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Neck injuries are common in the workplace, especially among office workers. Symptoms include pain, headaches, swelling, and weakness. Neck injuries are common in the workplace, affecting thousands of workers every year across various occupations. Surprisingly, office workers seem to be particularly vulnerable. These injuries can result from sustained periods of craning the neck while working … Read more

Updated: March 27, 2023

How the Neck Disability Index Can Affect Your Worker’s Compensation Claim

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Neck injuries can be minor, but some injured workers aren’t so fortunate and may have to take a lot of time off work to recover, or even end up with disabilities as a result. If you suffer a work injury that results in neck pain, you may be asked to take the Neck Disability Index, … Read more

Updated: September 28, 2020

Work Accident: How Much Will I Get for My Neck Injury?

Keep track of your medical visits, treatments, missed work days and anything relevant, and keep all documents that back up your logs. Workers compensation is in place to help injured employees get through the tough recovery period and manage to survive when not being able to work as much as before, or at all. Many … Read more

Updated: July 10, 2019

Computer Use Linked to Several Work-Related Injuries

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Office workers are prone to a variety of repetitive stress and computer-related injuries. When we think of workplace injuries, we often think of construction, factory, and mining workers. However, office workers are also prone to workplace injuries and illnesses even though the nature of injuries is different from those suffered by other classes of workers. Work-Related Repetitive … Read more

Updated: March 11, 2022

Compensation for Neck, Back, and Head Injuries

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Neck, back and head injuries often have serious consequences because they do not always heal well. In some cases, neck, back, and head injuries may even lead to psychiatric disabilities. Those who suffer these injuries at the workplace may never be able to recover completely. In this post, our Missouri workers’ compensation lawyer will discuss work-related … Read more

Updated: September 7, 2016

Suitable Compensation for Work-Related Back and Head Injuries

Injuries to the Lower Back The lumbar spine or lower back are susceptible to injuries while working. These injuries typically involve slipping, falling, heavy lifting, twisting, and similar work-related incidents. However, there are numerous other types of back injuries involving the lower back that may emerge over a period of time. Similar to cervical or … Read more

Updated: July 7, 2014