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Repetitive Motion Injuries


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Repetitive StressMassachusetts workplace injuries happen in a variety of forms. Repetitive motion injuries are among the most prevalent forms of workplace injuries. Due to the growing use of technology in the workplace, repetitive motion injuries are accounting for a higher percentage of workplace injuries than ever before.

While workplace injuries and workers' compensation are sometimes linked with life-altering injuries, many work-related ailments develop over time. Strain injuries, also known as stress injuries or repetitive motion injuries, can happen to everyone. If you can show that your work obligations caused your injuries, you may be eligible to get workers' compensation payments.

We realize the worry, pain and suffering that a repetitive strain injury may cause you and your family, and we are ready to advocate on your behalf. Contact a lawyer at Bellotti Law Group P.C. to help you today.

Are Repetitive Motion Injuries Harmful?

When someone overuses specific body parts in the same motion, repetitive motion injuries develop. Many employers deny that these injuries are work-related, making it difficult for you to obtain the rest and care you need.

Workers in various sorts of jobs are prone to repeating the same actions. Repetitive movements can also lead to carpal tunnel syndrome, a very painful disease. Carpal tunnel syndrome usually responds favorably to treatment. You may be inclined to avoid injuries by stretching, taking regular rest breaks, and wearing splints to keep your wrists upright once you've recovered. Your employer can assist you by making changes to your workstation that are more ergonomic.

As your attorneys, our objective at Bellotti Law Group P.C. is to assist you in obtaining all of the benefits and services you require to heal. Our attorneys will assist your doctor in gaining a comprehensive knowledge of the actions you conduct at work that contributed to your injury so that you can acquire the benefits you require.

Causes of Repetitive Motion Injuries

Employees with desk jobs are more vulnerable to repetitive motion injuries. Repetitive injuries can occur when an employee's profession demands them to do repeated actions. These injuries are produced by seemingly innocuous actions that are repeated several times. Some of the most prevalent activities that might result in a repetitive motion injuries include:

  • Using a PC mouse
  • Typing
  • Cash register scanning
  • Assembly line
  • Tools and devices
Common Injuries Include
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome is a painful inflammation and swelling of the hands, fingers, and/or wrists caused by overuse, most commonly caused by typing at an uncomfortable angle for too long.
  • Tennis elbow is a condition that causes pain in the outer area of the elbow and can be caused by repetitive arm motions from mechanics or painters, among other professions.
  • Rotator cuff tears can develop if one's job requires a lot of lifting and/or repetitive overhead movements.
  • Tendinitis occurs when the sheath surrounding a tendon or the tendon itself becomes inflamed.
  • Bursitis is an inflammation characterized by the inflammation of bursae, which act as cushions between tendons and bones throughout the body.

Repetitive motion injuries have different symptoms based on the body area affected and the degree of the damage. These movements can actually produce a repeated motion injury that inflicts significant harm. A repeated motion injury needs immediate medical attention. Otherwise, the problem may develop or become permanent. 

Available Benefits

You may be qualified for temporary total disability, partial disability, or permanent and total incapacity if you have sustained a severe repetitive motion injuries. Workers' compensation benefits are based on several criteria, including your typical weekly wage and the extent of your disability as a result of a working accident. A skilled workplace injury lawyer can examine your repetitive motion injury and advise your eligibility for benefits.

Employees must go through a multi-stage claims process with the Department of Industrial Accidents since the insurers who provide compensation for claims usually deny worker's claims (DIA). Consult a Boston repetitive motion injury lawyer for help with this procedure at the Bellotti Law Group P.C.

Contact Our Massachusetts Workers Compensation Attorney

Workers' compensation covers workplace injuries and work-related diseases. Additionally, some workers' compensation cases may be eligible for workers' compensation settlements. These are lump sump compensation benefits, instead of weekly benefits, and can also cover damages for pain and suffering

Repetitive motion injuries can have a significant impact on a worker's quality of life. If you are suffering from repetitive motion injuries as a result of your employment, you can protect yourself and your future by calling the Bellotti Law Group P.C., a Massachusetts Workers Compensation Attorney. Call 617-225-2100 for a free consultation. 


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