Repetitive Trauma Injuries and Workers’ Compensation
You probably know that if you are hurt in a sudden, violent accident on the job in South Carolina, you can get workers’ compensation benefits. But you may not know that some injuries caused by simply doing your job are also covered.
A repetitive trauma injury comes from performing the same tasks over and over for a long period of time. The same parts of the body are moved repeatedly in the same manner to create stress, injury and disability.