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How Long Island Work Accident Compensation Benefits Shoulder Work-Related Injuries

If you’re a worker that has experienced a shoulder injury on the job, you can contact an experienced lawyer for Long Island work accident compensation. Having work related injuries can often be confusing for workers who may expect to get right back to work. If you have shoulder pain, getting back to work is the last thing you would want to do because the condition could worsen.Shoulder StrainA shoulder strain can result from the muscle being stretched or torn. Having an injury that involves a sprain or strain can lead to treatment of limited movement and rest.Dislocated ShoulderWhen the shoulder joint becomes out of place, the shoulder is said to be dislocated. This types of work injury can occur from a fall or a heavy object striking the individual. An injured worker can tell if they have this type of injury because they wouldn’t be able to move the joint....
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Prevent Heat Related Work Injuries with Water

According to the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), stopping for a drink of water may be what saves you from heat illness. With rising temperatures, outdoor workers could suffer from heat rash, cramps, exhaustion, or stroke if body temperatures rise to a dangerous level. OSHA lists water, rest, and shade as prevention for heat related work injuries.As a Long Island injury lawyer, Robert Golan, PC, we understand the steps that employers can take to help outdoor workers know the signs and symptoms of heat illness....
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