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Safely setting a ladder starts with a firm foundation

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When setting a ladder, there’s nothing more important than finding a firm foundation. If you neglect to do this, you greatly increase the risk of an accident. Here are four tips you can follow to ensure that you safely set your ladder: Avoid soft surfaces: If you place a ladder on a soft surface,… Read More »

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What are the causes and symptoms of internal bleeding?

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Internal bleeding can result from any type of serious physical injury. Since it’s not always possible to see, it’s important to understand the most common causes and symptoms. Generally speaking, internal bleeding is caused by: Blunt force trauma: This occurs when a body party collides with an object with great force. For example, a… Read More »

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Take these steps if you’re injured on the job

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Even though you have no intention of suffering an on-the-job injury, this could happen at any time. It doesn’t matter if you work in a dangerous field or sit at your desk all day, you never know what will happen. There are some key steps to take if you suffer an on-the-job injury: Obtain… Read More »

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A broken rib is a serious injury

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Not only can a broken rib cause pain and discomfort, but a lack of medical treatment can result in additional problems in the future. This is why you need immediate treatment should you have reason to believe you’re dealing with this injury. The most common symptoms of a broken rib include: Pain when you… Read More »

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Do you know how to treat whiplash?

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Although whiplash is typically associated with car accidents, this injury can result from any type of impact that causes your head and neck to jerk. With stretching and tearing of your muscles and tendons, there’s a good chance you’ll experience immediate pain and discomfort. Some other symptoms of whiplash include: Decreased range of motion… Read More »

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First responders and work comp: 3 things to know

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With some jobs, it’s deceptively easy to think there is little risk of injury or illness. You go to work, do the job and leave. As a first responder, you know that isn’t true for you. The usual hazards are there, every day. And you can’t predict all the potential dangers you will encounter… Read More »

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Indoor slip-and-fall accidents can happen at any time

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If you work indoors, you may never think twice about being part of a slip-and-fall accident. You assume that the floors are clean and clear, allowing you to make it through your day without incident. Unfortunately, this doesn’t necessarily hold true. You could be part of an indoor slip-and-fall accident for many reasons, including… Read More »

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What should you do after a kneecap dislocation?

By Morizio Law Firm |

A kneecap dislocation can result in many problems, ranging from extreme pain to the inability to walk. It’s critical to receive immediate care after this injury, as it’s the only way you’ll know exactly what you need to do to heal. After an exam, your doctor will order an X-ray or MRI to get… Read More »

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What’s the best treatment of a dislocated hip?

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A hip dislocation is a medical emergency that requires immediate attention. Without this, you’re taking a big risk with your health, which could result in additional damage and more trouble in the future. Your medical team will order a variety of tests, such as an X-ray, to get a clear view of what’s going… Read More »

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Common injuries caused by construction site accidents

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If you’re employed as a construction worker, there’s always a chance you could be part of an accident. This is why you take extreme caution every day, all with the idea of avoiding a situation that could result in an injury. There are many types of construction site accidents, ranging from a fall from… Read More »

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