Beaufort Rotator Cuff and Shoulder Injury Lawyers - Serving Clients Throughout the Lowcountry and Beyond
One of the most frequently seen workers' compensation claims in South Carolina involves injuries to the shoulder and rotator cuff. This is because the shoulder is one of the most heavily used joints in the body. It's also one of the most prone to injury. Rotator cuff injuries often plague people whose jobs require extensive upper body movement and heavy lifting. These types of on-the-job injuries, common for people who work with heavy machinery or in factories, can prove to be debilitating for South Carolina employees.
If you've been denied workers' compensation benefits or are receiving compensation that you feel is inadequate or unfair, contact a Beaufort, SC rotator cuff attorney at Twenge + Twombley to discuss your case. Call 866-452-6315 or complete our online contact form today. Our attorneys have experience navigating complex South Carolina workers' compensation claims. We're skilled litigators who can help analyze the financial impact of your injuries, communicate with medical professionals and help get you the compensation you deserve.
How do rotator cuff injuries occur in South Carolina?
The rotator cuff is made up of muscles, tendons and ligaments that, when overexerted, can lead to painful and debilitating injuries. Rotator cuff and shoulder injuries can occur due to repetitive use or specific trauma. Injuries to the rotator cuff and shoulder can cause pain and muscle spasms. The range of motion of the shoulder may become limited. Other symptoms of a rotator cuff injury include inflammation, fluid accumulation within the joint and even arthritis. The severity of a rotator cuff or shoulder injury can range from inflammation or a mild strain to a rotator cuff tear that could take multiple surgeries to fully heal.
Workers across the following occupations may be especially prone to rotator cuff injuries:
- Workers injured in construction accidents
- Factory workers
- Heavy machinery workers
- Employees engaged in jobs that require heavy lifting
How a Beaufort shoulder injury lawyer can help
Injured South Carolina employees and their families know they can trust the experienced legal team at Twenge + Twombley to work tirelessly for them every step of the way. We're proud of our reputation as a small law firm that delivers big results. Our lawyers handle each workers' comp case personally. We take the time to get to know each of our clients. We're ready to take the time to build the most solid and successful legal strategy on your behalf.
From the moment you contact us for a free case consultation, rest assured your case is in the hands of a tough-minded shoulder and rotator cuff injury attorney in Beaufort, SC. Call 866-452-6315 or fill out our online contact form today. We serve clients in Beaufort, Bluffton, Hilton Head Island and other communities throughout South Carolina.
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