17 Mar Getting a Grip on Hand and Arm Safety
Our hands are one of our primary points of interaction with the world around us. We cook and clean with them, we write and eat with them, we say hello and hold onto our loved ones with them.
The frustrating irony is that this amazing tool we posses also is the part of our bodies most susceptible to injuries, and these injuries happen too frequently, particularly in the workplace. According to the most recent Bureau of Labor Statistics data, more than 274,000 hand, finger and wrist injuries occur in private industry annually.
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