• Local Workers’ Compensation Attorneys for Carpal Tunnel Claims

    Do you experience pain, tingling or other discomfort running from your forearm to your fingers? If you’re in a job that involves the consistent and heavy use of your hands, you may have Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. Carpal Tunnel is a repetitive stress injury that’s caused by a pinching of the Median Nerve and affects people all over the Metro East. If you're experiencing Carpal Tunnel symptoms that have been caused by your job, make sure you find a local lawyer that deals with workers’ compensation claims. At Brunton Law Office, we understand the stress of not being able to work or not being able to perform at your job. We use workers’ compensation laws to ensure you get the compensation you’re owed.

  • How to Know If You Have Carpal Tunnel

    Carpal Tunnel pain may not always be intense. Those that suffer from this condition feel pain on a variety of levels from occasional and mild pain to shooting pain and numbness. Additionally, this condition arises from a pinching of the Median Nerve, which runs from your forearm down to your hand. If you’re experiencing pain in your hand due to your job, you should let your employer know right away. Here are some other symptoms that you may be experiencing:

  • • Forearm Pain or Discomfort

    • Wrist Pain or Discomfort

    • Pain or Discomfort in Fingers

  • • Tingling Sensation

    • Burning Sensation

  • • Numbness in Fingers

    • Weakness in Affected Hands

  • Common Jobs for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

    Additionally, everyone is at risk for carpal tunnel syndrome. However, there are certain occupations where it happens often. If you’re in a job where you’re using your hands at a rapid pace or repetitively, you’re at the most risk for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. Jobs where Carpal Tunnel is common include:

  • • Typists

    • Writers

    • Secretarial Positions

  • • Office Jobs

    • Technical Support

  • • Customer Service

    • General Laborers

  • Call Brunton Law Office for Workers’ Compensation Lawyers

    You don’t have to suffer, day after day, with debilitating pain in your forearm, wrist, hand, and fingers. Brunton Law wants to ensure we get you the compensation and medical treatment you deserve. Carpal Tunnel can be difficult to prove are a result of your job. However, we offer years of experience when it comes to finding successful resolutions in their favor our clients. Don’t settle for pain and stop popping that Advil to control feeling better, call Brunton Law today!

    Brunton Law assists with workers’ compensation in both Illinois and Missouri. Follow these links for more info about state workers’ comp laws – IL Worker’s CompensationMO Workers’ Compensation

  • Based in Collinsville, IL, Brunton Law Offices serves the legal needs of Alton, Belleville, Collinsville, Cahokia, Edwardsville, Fairview Heights, Glen Carbon, Granite City, Maryville, O’Fallon, Troy and the Surrounding Communities