construction shoulder and arm injuries

Drive-thru: 3 Tools For Avoiding Arm Pain & Injury

Drive-thru:

  • According to The Bureau of Labor Statistics, musculoskeletal disorders such as carpal tunnel and bursitis made up one in four construction workplace injuries in 2010.
  • Cumulative Trauma Disorders (CTDs) often occur above the waist, but hand and elbow pain may be a result of nerve injury or damage in the spine.
  • Maintaining good posture and taking frequent breaks are essential for those who do repetitive manual labor of any kind.

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