Archive for September, 2014

Sep 25

Workplace Injury Statistics for Brooklyn and Beyond

The hard-working people of Brooklyn and the greater New York City area comprise some of the (approximately) 146,000 nonfatal workplace injuries (and illnesses) that are reported among New York private industry employers each year. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that 90-percent of these cases resulted in at least one missed day of work. […]

Sep 1

Repetitive Strain Injury

In his 25 plus years practicing in downtown Brooklyn, Dr. Jeff J. Mollins has diagnosed countless cases of repetitive strain injury (RSI). The majority of these patients sustain this injury from work conditions which require repetitive motions. RSI can be very painful, often disabling and must be diagnosed and treated as expeditiously as possible. The […]