What are the symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome?

Carpal tunnel syndrome affects the wrist and can be damaging over the long term, affecting an employee’s ability to work. There are numerous symptoms that could indicate a problem like carpal tunnel, including weakness, numbness, or pain in the wrists, hands, arms, and fingers. Workplace evaluations, such as those that the WorkSTEPS team provides, are designed to help employers find conditions like carpal tunnel, and take steps toward guarding against its affecting their business.