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Repetitive strain injury compensation lawyers near to bristol

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Repetitive strain injury can affect almost anyone, regardless of occupation. Repetitive strain injury can lead to discomfort and pain for the sufferer and can render them unable to continue in their role and even affect their ability to complete household tasks.

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Miss Rebecca Ryan of SIMPSON MILLAR LLP in Bristol
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Mr Bob Tarren of ROBERT TARREN SOLICITORS in Bristol
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I have approaching 20 years’ experience of acting for  victims of asbestos exposure at work and their families.  I will always visit you at home and I will always act on a no win no fee basis so that you can be confident there will be no... Read more
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I work at Augustines Injury Law in Bristol. I have been a Personal Injury Solicitor for 15 years. I can deal with all types of personal injury cases.   I have a lot of experience of dealing with accident at work and industiral disease... Read more
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Personal injury - Senior Litigator
I am a Senior Associate with Augustines Injury Law with over thirty years experience of handling all types of personal injury claims. I have particular interest in industrial disease claims such as asbestos related illness and asthma... Read more

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Repetitive strain injuries (often known as work related upper limb disorders or WRULD) are often a result of repetitive daily work tasks. Overuse and strain of muscles and tendons, or the working environment, can lead to repetitive strain injury, particularly in the hands and wrists though others areas, such as the forearm, elbows, neck and shoulder can also be affected.

Types of repetitive strain injury

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome - pressure on a nerve passing through the wrist
  • Tendonitis - inflammation of a tendon
  • Tenosynovitis – inflammation of the sheath that surrounds a tendon
  • Bursitis - inflammation of a bursa (a fluid-filled sac which forms under the skin, usually over the joints and between tendons and bones).
  • Trigger finger - a condition which affects the tendons in the hand

Claiming compensation for repetitive strain injury

Employers are obliged to protect their employees from repetitive strain injuries, if your employer has failed in their duty you may be entitled to make a claim for compensations. Only accredited specialist repetitive strain injury lawyers are listed on this page.

It is strongly recommended that you should consult with two or three accredited injury lawyers before making a decision on who to instruct.

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Specialist accreditation

APIL provides accreditation for lawyers who practice in personal injury law, and who specialise in particular fields, including occupational disease.

Specialist accreditation shows that an APIL accredited occupational disease lawyer has achieved a very high standard of expertise and competence and actually specialises in this area of the law.

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