Hand injury is one of the most common injury that can be found in the workplace as workers often have to deal with machines and handle various industrial tools. Most workplace accidents result in finger and hand injuries including fractures, as well as back injuries. Thus, it is important for all workers and employers to understand how to prevent and manage hand injuries during work.
What are some common hand injuries?
How to manage amputation injuries in the workplace?
Step 1: Clean the amputated part by washing it with water
Step 2: Wrap amputated part in moist gauze
Step 3: Put the wrapped amputated part in a dry plastic bag
Step 4: Place this bag into another plastic bag with ice before transporting it to a hospital.
How to prevent hand injuries/ Hand Safety Tips in workplace
At Acumed medical group, surgery is provided for injuries like hand or leg injuries as well as fractures of the limbs.
*This articles in no way represent the medical advices of Acumed Medical Group and is intended solely for blogging purposes