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Work Accident Injuries

There are many different types of work injuries that can occur in almost any workplace throughout Australia. It does not matter whether you work in a factory, shop, building site or in an office. Work injuries can occur anywhere and at anytime. 

If you have been injured at work and would like to know whether you can make a claim for compensation, then we can help you at absolutely no cost to you! By completing your fast and easy FREE Online Workers Compensation Lawyer Request Form, we will assess your case and put you in touch with workers compensation lawyers who will advise you of your compensation entitlements – completely FREE of charge and at absolutely no cost to you!
 
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There are a lot of dangers in the workplace which could cause many different types of injuries to a worker. The main types of workplace injury affecting most Australian workers include:
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  • Back injuries
  • Being hit or struck
  • Slip, trip and falls
  • Machine accidents
  • Repetitve Strain (RSI)
  • Industrial deafness
  • Hand-arm vibration
  • Tenosynovitis & Tendonitis
  • Industrial diseases
  • Stress at work
  • Other work injuries
  • Back Injuries.
Physical overload is the single main cause of workplace injuries and can be caused by lifting, straining, bending and other physical work. You can also pick up a back injury from having incorrect posture, especially if your job primarily involves sitting at a desk all day, as do many jobs nowadays.
 
Being hit or struck
 
Another common injury at work is when workers are struck or hit by one of the number of hazards in the workplace. In most cases, there are no specific precautions that can be taken because there are a variety of hazards that fall into this category. Injuries or accidents can occur when there is not enough space between objects and equipment. Injuries can also occur when passing under equipment and materials and whilst also passing through walkways.
 
Slip, trip and falls
 
A lot of workers suffer injury through falling off ladders and other raised platforms, such as when stacking shelves or doing construction work. Your employer must ensure that the equipment you are using is secure and all appropriate safety checks have been carried out regularly. Often slip, trip and fall injuries occur in the workplace due to a myriad of hazards often present on the surface of workplaces, such misplaced objects and equipment and hazardous materials such as oil or water.
 
Machine Accidents
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Machinery-related accidents are also quite common and because of the new and complicated methods of production constantly being introduced, lack of knowledge about operation leads to injuries. Your employer must ensure that you always wear appropriate safety equipment when working with machinery, such as goggles, gloves, protective shoes and coveralls. There are many different types of injuries that can occur from operating machinery and tools. Often injuries occur due to inadequate training and/or lack of experience.
 
Repetitive Strain (RSI)
 
With the huge rise in the number of computers used by firms nationwide it was inevitable that the number of RSI (repetitive strain injury) compensation claims would rise with it. The largest contributor to the repetitive strain section of work compensation claims is poor research into counter-measures by employers. As an employee it is your right to work in a safe environment and it is the duty of your employers to provide that safety. If an employer requires you to spend eight hours a day sat at a desk working on a computer then it is their responsibility to ensure that all possible measures are taken to avoid repetitive strain injuries.
 
A common example of repetitive strain disorder in relation to computers is that of pain in the wrist due to repeatedly typing on a keyboard or the continued use of a mouse. Some even find that this spreads up to the shoulder and back. This syndrome can be avoided through the use of ergonomic chairs, keyboards, mice and other ergonomic equipment, all of which are readily available in many stores throughout Australia. It is in an employer's interests to provide such items to vulnerable staff as the liability for the resulting repetitive stress on the muscles and joints will be on them and their insurance policies. Injuries involving repetition in the workplace often result in the individual being unable to work for some time after the strain and stress first sets in which is where the loss of earnings and future loss of earnings part of the RSI compensation claim has to be taken into consideration.
 
If you have been injured from RSI, please complete your FREE Online Workers Compensation Lawyer Request Form.
Industrial Deafness
 
Exposure to excessive or sustained noise at work can cause permanent hearing loss.
It does not matter whether you are young or old because anyone can suffer hearing loss caused by noise in the work place. The hearing loss may take many years before you notice it, or can happen more quickly. It will probably come on gradually, and people often first notice it when friends or family comment that they have the television on loud, or that they fail to hear what they are saying.
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As well as suffering hearing loss noise at work may also cause tinnitus, that is a ringing or other sound in their ears. This can be a very severe and aggravating condition that affects people 24 hours a day.
 
People suffer hearing loss whilst doing many different kinds of job, from working in a night club to working on a farm.
 
In most jobs the risk of suffering hearing loss depends on the noise levels in the work place and the length of time that the noise continues. However, the higher the noise levels the less time it takes to cause hearing loss.
 
If you are suffering from industrial deafness, please complete your FREE Online Workers Compensation Lawyer Request Form.
Hand-arm Vibration
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Hand-arm vibration is vibration transmitted into your hands and arms when you use some types of power tool. Exposure can cause hand-arm vibration syndrome (HAVS) which affects the nerves, blood vessels, muscles and joints of the hand, wrist and arm and can become severely disabling if ignored. Other injuries resulting from vibration includes carpal tunnel syndrome which is a nerve disorder which may involve pain, tingling, numbness and weakness in the hand.
Tenosynovitis and Tendonitis
 
Symptoms include strain and pain, tenderness and swelling of the affected part of the tendon. The skin over and around the area may be warm and you may have reduced movement of that part of your body. In some cases the inflammation lasts just a few days and then goes away on it's own but in some cases it can last weeks or months if not treated properly. Any tendon of the body can be affected with some areas of the body being more prone to these problems such as tendons over the wrist and hand.
 
Industrial Diseases
 
There are many other different types of industrial diseases that can be suffered from the workplace.

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Some of these industrial diseases include:
 
  • Diseases caused by working with Asbestos
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Asthma
  • Pneumoconiosis
  • Silicosis
  • Asbestosis
  • Mesothelioma
If you have, or are suffering from, any industrial disease, please complete your FREE Online Workers Compensation Lawyer Request Form. We will help you find out whether you have a case to claim compensation.

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Other Free Australian Compensation Legal Resources.
 
Below is a list of Australian websites providing free 24/7 online legal information, help and assistance for people who have suffered from an injury or accident:
 
·         INJURY COMPENSATION LAWYERS
Aussie compensation lawyers providing free online compensation claims assessment service. Very help wesbite for anyone wanting to find out if they have a claim for workers compensation. A great place to start for those people wanting to find out If they have a compensation claim. Free online service operating 24 Hours – 7 Days per week.
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·         INJURY ACCIDENT LAWYERS
Have your matter looked at by a specialist compensation solicitor free of charge. Great website, with a wide variety of Free information on compensation law and also provides a free online service.
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·         ROAD ACCIDENTS COMPENSATION
Covers just about every road accident situation, from car accidents and collisions, to motorcycle accidents and pedestrian injuries.
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·         CAR ACCIDENT COMPENSATION
Loads of information on different types of car accidents, how they are caused and some common injuries arising from car accidents. If you have been in a car accident, try their free online enquiry service to find out whether you can claim compensation for your car accident.
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·         WORKERS COMPENSATION ADVICE
This website has lots of useful information for anyone seeking to claim workers compensation. All work injuries and accidents are covered. Excellent website for any Aussie injured at work also has a free online service that’s very fast and easy to use.
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·         CAR ACCIDENTS LAWYERS
Have your car accident reviewed by a specialist car accident lawyer. Free online service. Very helpful and informative website for any driver or passenger involved in a car accident.
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·         WORK ACCIDENT LAWYERS
Injured on the job? Try out their free online work accident assessment service. By completing their online enquiry form, you can have your case assessed by a specialist workers compensation lawyer. Their free assessment service operates 24 Hours per day and is available every day of the week including weekends and public holidays. An excellent and informative website for anyone injured at work.
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·         MOTOR ACCIDENT LAWYERS
Tonnes of useful free information an all aspects of motor accidents. Free online case review by a Motor Accidents Lawyer. Extremely quick service.
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·         INJURY COMPENSATION ADVICE
Free online advice for injured people wanting to know what compensation they can claim. Has some useful information and links to other Australian compensation sites. Covers all common accidents including accidents on the road, at work and in public.
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·         LEGAL ADVICE
A website dedicated to providing the best online up-to-date legal information and advice on just about every area of the law. Click HERE to visit website. Or click on a topic below:
               
 
·         AUSSIE LAWYERS
Heaps of free information on all compensation, accident, injury and insurance law. Fast free online service 24/7.
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·         INJURIES COMPENSATION ADVICE
Free Enquiry Service available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week (including all public holidays). Very fast and reliable service. Lots of useful legal information for any Australian who has been involved in an accident or suffered an injury. Definitely a must for anyone seeking to claim compensation or for those who simply wish to find out what their compensation entitlements might be.
 
Click HERE to visit website or click on one of the compensation categories below for further information and resources:
 
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                Public liability injuries compensation
                Negligence Injuries Compensation
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