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2 Million People at Risk – Do Your Workers Have HAVS?

What is Hand and Arm Vibration Syndrome At a glance it may seem vibrations from power tools are a minor concern, but too much and you can develop serious and debilitating conditions – like hand-arm Vibration syndrome (HAVS) or carpel tunnel syndrome. Their more unpleasant nicknames illustrate better how bad these injuries are – ‘vibration… Read the Full Post

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Vibration White Finger – is your workforce at risk?

Vibration White Finger, what is it? Vibration White Finger, also known as Raynaud’s Syndrome and Raynaud’s Phenomenon, affects over 300,000 people in the UK and over 2million are at risk – particularly those in the construction industry. Personal injury law specialists Johnson Law Solicitors have produced an infographic to help raise awareness of the condition.… Read the Full Post

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