Some workers suffer through the pain. Others are so affected by back and neck injuries that they are forced to stop working all together. Whether the pain is mild or severe, an inconvenience or debilitating, an unexpected source may help workers to prevent or relieve some of their discomfort.
New Yorkers who work in offices, on the road and on construction sites are all at risk for suffering from work-related back pain. Nationwide, back pain is the second most frequent reason that Americans visit healthcare providers. Much of this pain begins with either back injury or back strain caused at work.