Injuries can occur from a variety of activities like falling,
moving incorrectly or moving repetitively in awkward
Repetitive Trauma can
cause long term spinal injuries. Examples of Impact Trauma
may include: falls, slips, being
struck by materials
or equipment, or being involved in an auto accident. Repetitive
Trauma is caused by repetitive motion in an awkward position.
Repetitive trauma usually includes motions or movement
most work situations, objects that are very heavy are lifted
carried by machines such as forklifts. However, there are
you may have to lift, adjust, or carry a heavy object.
These are the times that you run the risk of injuring
Trauma and Repetitive
Trauma create a condition known as CTDs
(Cumulative Trauma Disorders).
affect muscles, tendons, and nerves at body
and are caused by working
awkward position or lifting incorrectly over a period of
repeat an unhealthy positions or movements, small injuries
begin to add up. If you do not change how or what you
doing, long-term injuries can occur.