Category Archives: shoulder

PA Workers Comp: Winter Injuries

Pennsylvania residents know that winter in Pennsylvania can lead to some scary weather conditions.   And for the Pennsylvania workforce, that can unfortunately lead to work-related injuries. Here are some of the most common injuries associated with winter.     Car Accidents During snow storms, driving should be avoided unless it is absolutely necessary. If […]

Pa Work Comp Safety: Working With Heavy Machinery

As many construction workers know, working with heavy machinery is a dangerous job that should not be taken lightly. The simplest of mistakes can lead to serious, and often fatal, injuries.   If you receive a work-related injury related to heavy-machinery, you may be entitled to PA workers’ compensation, and should contact an attorney right […]

PA Workers Comp Safety: Working in Retail

When it comes to Pennsylvania workers compensation and occupational hazards, retail is one of the most often overlooked positions. This is because most people consider retail to be a generally safe industry to work in.    However, it may surprise you to know that, in 2012 alone, 125,650 retail workers were injured on the job. […]

Injury: 4 Common Work Related Shoulder Injuries

Shoulder issues are amongst the most common work-related injuries that can put a serious damper on both your professional and personal life. Below are 4 types of shoulder injuries as well as some information about what causes them and whether or not you are at risk.   1. Rotator Cuff Tear The rotator cuff supports […]