You injure your neck in a workplace accident. It’s painful, uncomfortable and frustrating. Most of all, though, you worry about the long-term ramifications. You know how dire neck and spine injuries can be. What should you do to care for the injury after it happens?
First, make sure you go to the doctor. Get proper medical care. Do not put it off. Do not try to deal with it on your own. This is something you must take seriously, and that means going to the doctor right after the incident.
That said, medical professionals give the following tips for neck injury care include the following:
If you suffer a serious injury on the job, you need to know what rights you have to seek compensation to cover medical care, physical therapy, lost income and other financial losses.