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Representing workers with upper extremity injuries

Repetitive Strain Injury (“RSI”), also referred to as Repetitive Motion Injury (“RMI”) or Cumulative Trauma Disorder (“CTD”), frequently occurs in the upper extremities when one’s profession requires repeated physical movements. Workers from a wide range of professions can be inflicted with a Repetitive Strain Injury – from computer programmers to musicians to piece workers, almost any worker whose job requires repeated movements of the hands, fingers and arms is at risk.  Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is one of the best known work-related upper extremity injuries.  Other common upper extremity injuries include:

DeQuervain’s Syndrome
Ganglion Cyst
Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Trigger Finger/Thumb
Myofascial Pain Syndrome

Without proper ergonomic intervention and proper treatment, upper extremity tendons, nerves, muscles, and other soft body tissues can be permanently damaged by repetitive motion.  Don’t wait to get the help you need.

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Workers’ comp lawyers

At the Law Office of Channing Migner, P.C., we represent workers with upper extremity injuries in their workers compensation claims including payment of medical treatment , but also, when necessary, in their claims for long term disability benefits, social security benefits, and for vocational retraining.  We file all the necessary forms with the Massachusetts Department of Industrial Accidents and  appear at all hearings and pursue any necessary appeals.  We fight for you when the insurance company tries to stop your weekly workers compensation checks. We can efficiently handle whatever circumstances arise in your workers compensation claim. The satisfaction of our former workers compensation clients is a testament to our excellence in workers compensation representation.

If you or someone close to you is suffering an upper extremity injury, you should contact our Worcester, MA  office as soon as possible.   By promptly consulting a Massachusetts workers compensation attorney about your upper extremity injury, you will can avoid the pitfalls and deadlines that can significantly limit your financial recovery.

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