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Have you injured a muscle at work?

Muscular injuries in the workplace caused by slipping, tripping or straining are more common than you might think. Even simple things, like a worn workstation mat or haphazardly-stored boxes can cause you to slip or trip. And, as a result of lifting objects too frequently with too little rest, repetitive strain injuries (RSIs) can develop over time.

Injuries range from minor bruising to your knees or legs to more serious and debilitating conditions—from pulled muscles to torn ligaments. A strained neck or persistent lower back pain can affect you for years, making it difficult to sit, turn or sleep. These, together with hip and shoulder injuries, can severely limit your movement and impact your ability to work.

Regardless of whether you’ve slipped, tripped, fallen or sustained an injury some other way, if you have suffered a muscle injury at work then you may be able to claim workers’ compensation in your state. It doesn’t matter whose fault it is—even if you contributed to your injury, you may still be eligible for compensation.

Contact us today to speak with an expert who can give you advice and get your claim started.

Why Maurice Blackburn?

Maurice Blackburn Lawyers is committed to being Australia’s leading work-related injury law firm. We have exceptional expertise in this area of law, a strong history of successful cases and a full suite of legal services we can draw upon to help you in any circumstance.

We understand that claiming workers’ compensation can be a complicated and involved process—especially when you're sick or injured. Our team specialises in these claims, so they are familiar with what you're going through and understand your needs. It’s our mission to ensure you get your full compensation payout to help you get back to being you as soon as possible.

We offer 'no win, no fee'* arrangements for these types of cases, which means that you don't have to pay for our legal services if we don’t win.

Maurice Blackburn has lawyers in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and throughout Australia. Contact us today to book a free consultation and find out how we can help you.

All you need to know about workers' compensation

If you've had an accident or if your health and wellbeing have been affected in the workplace, you may be eligible to make a claim for workers’ compensation.

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