Is Your Employer Liable for Repetitive Stress Injuries?

Jan 03, 2023
If you are noticing lingering pain that becomes more pronounced when making certain movements, it’s possible that you have a repetitive stress injury. These injuries can start off minor but can quickly develop into something much more serious if you don’t give your body a break. Of course, requesting time...

Does Repetitive Strain Injury Qualify for Disability?

Injuries in the workplace don’t always result from an impact or dramatic accident. Some injuries arise simply from the regular performance of a particular task or a series of physically stressful tasks. New Jersey workers’ compensation protects injured workers for various injuries, including repetitive strain injuries. If you have suffered...

How Do You Prove Repetitive Strain Injury in Court?

When most people think about a workplace injury, they picture a slip and fall or an industrial accident. And while these incidents are extremely serious, the majority of workplace injuries do not involve such obvious injuries. A repetitive strain injury occurs as a result of frequently performing the same seemingly...

How Long Do Workers’ Comp Cases Take to Settle in NJ?

If you were injured on the job and are entitled to a workers’ compensation settlement, you may be wondering, how long does it take to get a workers’ compensation settlement check? Many factors affect the time between your work injury and getting a workers’ compensation settlement. Some cases can take...

Wear and Tear Shoulder Injuries

Do you suffer from shoulder pain? It could be the result of a wear and tear injury. Certain professions are physically taxing on the body. Construction workers, baggage handlers, and mechanics can expect to sustain injuries as a result of the physical nature of their job. However, what may not...

Wear and Tear: How to Spot Signs of Nerve Damage

Nov 22, 2022
Nerves are involved in everything the body does, which means nerve damage can be life-changing. Some nerve damage can be repaired, while other nerve damage is permanent. Identifying and treating nerve damage may help minimize its impact. Knowing more about nerve damage, including how to spot signs of nerve damage,...

What You Should Know About Wear and Tear of the Knees

Oct 04, 2022
At some point in most people’s lives, they experience knee pain. The cause of knee pain can be age, health, recreational activities, and of course, work. Knee injuries at work often result from acute injuries, such as those from slip and fall incidents. Other times the injury may be due...

What Teenage Drivers Should Do After a Car Accident

Having a teenager is stressful and having a teenage driver can be downright scary. Adolescent drivers are much more likely to be involved in a car accident than their more experienced counterparts. Teenage driving accident statistics are terrifying. The risk of a car crash involving teenage drivers is much higher...