Whilst back pain is one of the most common complaints that causes a trip to the doctor in the UK, if you are suffering from back pain because of a significant accident it can be even more unpleasant to cope with. If you have suffered an injury in your workplace, then you could be eligible to make a back injury at work claim.
What could have caused my back pain?
There are a number of things that could happen at work that could lead to back pain. These can include:
- Lifting and moving heavy items in an incorrect way
- Repetitive strain injury from carrying out certain tasks
- Sitting in an incorrect manner at a workstation or desk for a long period of time
- Carrying out tasks that require you to be in an awkward position for a long period of time, e.g. bending over or crouching
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