- Prolonged exposure.
- The cumulative effect of which causes an injury or aggravation of a pre-existing condition.
- The nature of the employment subjected the injured employee to a hazard greater than that to which the general public is exposed. See Festa v. Teleflex, Inc., 382 So.2d 122, 124 (Fla. 1st DCA 1980).
- Repetitive hand motions.
- Awkward hand positions.
- Strong gripping.
- Mechanical stress on the palm.
|Grasping and tugging fabric, pulling cloth
|Production sewer, tailor, garment worker/stitcher
|Handling objects on conveyor belts
|Pushing down ratchet, using screwdriver
|Using spray gun
|Using paint brush
|Playing stringed instruments with bow
|Using laser scanner at checkout
|Assembling small parts
|Electronic industry worker
|Turning and manufacturing keys
|Pressing tool into palm
|Painter, carpenter, stable hand
|Pounding safety lever or stamping machine
|Using air-powered hand tools
|Using high powered vibrating tools