Fit For Work Blog

Infographic: A Tale of Two Injuries

Published Dec 18, 2018 4:32:12 PM


It might surprise you to know that the way pain actually works is not widely understood and that the worker’s perception of a threat is what dictates the intensity of their pain experience. 

New developments in neuroscience and the biology of pain are showing us that tissues inform the brain of threat, not pain.

Download our latest infographic and study the diagrams below to see how the severity of the same soreness can vary greatly based
on perception!


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Topics: Infographic, Safety, Perception Matters, Early Intervention