No matter what type of work you do, there is unfortunately a chance for workplace injuries. According to the National Safety Council, every seven seconds a worker in the United States is injured on the job. But what kinds of injuries are they likely to suffer? Here are the 5 most common workplace injuries.
5 Most Common Workplace Injuries
1) Strains and sprains 2) Cuts and punctures 3) Contusions 4) Inflammation and 5) Fractures
After you've been seriously injured on the job you may feel like you are alone; but you are not!
A serious workplace injury can have the potential to take you out of work long-term, and your employer probably won't be the one to insist that you get proper and thorough medical treatment.
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