It is not uncommon to have a job-related arm injuries in the Florida workplace. To be sure, they are some of the most common of Florida Worker’s Compensation job-related injuries that occur. Upper arm injuries can be a result of various causes and are usually evident by pain in or around the shoulder joint. Lower arm injuries can be determined from forearm, joint and / or wrist pain.

Injuries to the arm that commonly cause pain include:

  • Broken bones
  • Dislocated shoulder
  • Bursitis
  • Nerve damage
  • Muscle Strains
  • Torn rotator cuff
  • Tendonitis

While some of these injuries heal by themselves in a relatively short amount of time, others may require surgery and extended absences from work to recover. Arm injuries can many times prevent a worker from returning to their pre-injury profession, if the injury is serious enough and affects your use of the arm in a material fashion. This situation is especially common in the construction, landscaping and manufacturing industries. If your employer will not accommodate your medical work restrictions as a result of your work-related injury, now is the time to contact a LeavenLaw attorney for assistance.

Injured workers in Florida have limited choices regarding who provides their medical care. Regardless, it is important for the hurt worker to receive proper medical treatment so that her or she can have a speedy recovery from their work-related arm injury. Worker’s Compensation insurance companies will often deny medical care or treatment, refuse to pay for certain necessary tests and push medical care providers to release the hurt worker back to work. Many times, these hurt workers will return to work before they are prepared to properly work again. If and when this happens to you, LeavenLaw is here to help. Call the attorneys at LeavenLaw today for a free worker’s comp consultation to discuss your case with an experienced Florida attorney today.


LeavenLaw is a consumer protection law firm that helps hurt workers receive just compensation for their workplace related injuries and losses that result therefrom. LeavenLaw is not just another law firm; it is a highly experienced law firm with an excellent track record at handling workers’ compensation cases throughout Central Florida. Assisting hurt workers and dealing with on-the-job Injuries is what it and its attorneys do for a living, and do very well. LeavenLaw serves clients throughout the State of Florida from its centrally located offices in Tampa Bay and Orlando, Florida to best meet your needs.

If your workplace injury is serious, it is imperative that your legal rights are protected. This is where LeavenLaw can help you. It is critical that you do the research to find a reputable and capable worker’s compensation attorney to assist you in the is imperative, trying time. A law firm with experience, resources and a long-standing track record of success is what you need. LeavenLaw believes its success is based not only on its previous client results, but is based upon the personal relationships it has built with its clients over the last four decades.

To assist you, LeavenLaw’s website discusses its overall legal practice and its attorneys’ credentials. It further provides powerful educational information on Florida Workers’ Compensation Law. Remember, every hurt worker’s case is unique and deserves to be evaluated on its own, independent basis. Please contact LeavenLaw for a free consultation before making a decision about legal representation. You will speak with an experienced worker’s compensation attorney directly, not a staff member.

In the end, LeavenLaw welcomes the challenges offered by difficult cases involving serious injuries and complex issues. If you have been injured on the job due to a workplace related incident, do not hesitate to call and talk to us. You deserve to know your valuable Legal Rights.