Carpel tunnel is the popular name for it. The more formal name is repetitive stress injury. No matter what it's called, these types of injuries are frequent form of work injury.
It's been an uncertain spring in many parts of the U.S. But with calendar turning to May next week, authorities in Maryland and across the nation are making plans for the summer road construction season. It is important that those plans include proper attention to worker safety.
Roofers have dangerous jobs. By the very nature of their work, are particularly exposed to fall risks, as well as other types of construction accidents. Because they work in elevated settings, it is very important that they have all proper safety protections.
Back injuries are one of the most common causes of workers' compensation claims. And given America's well-developed pharmaceutical industry, this has created a tendency to rely too much on opioid drugs to provide pain relief.
Spring is finally, if a bit grudgingly, here. The Baltimore Orioles are poised for their home opener at Camden Yards - a sure sign of spring.