Case Study Dns Legal Bromberg Sunstein Rsi Specific
The experience speaks for itself ™C A S E S T U DY When you work as an attorney to protect intellectual property rights, every minute of every day really counts. Researching case history,Bromberg & Sunstein use technology advances, responding to email, creating motions and workingDragon NaturallySpeaking to on e-discovery tasks keep these legal professionals tied to a computer all day. The constant keyboarding, clicking, and maneuvering the mouseSpeed up Workflow & Save can strain and damage muscles and tendons in the fingers, hands,Tens of Thousands of Dollars wrists, and arms. The widespread use of computers in the workplace has contributed to the ubiquity of repetitive stress injuries, (RSI). IntensiveVoice Recognition Application computer use accounts for a significant number of RSIs each year, andSimultaneously Increases occupational computer use is growing according to Occupational SafetyProductivity, Reduces Costs and and Health Administration (OSHA).Protects Firm’s Employees from Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs), includingRepetitive Stress Injures repetitive stress injuries, are one of the largest and most costly single job-related injuries. According to OSHA 1.8 millionCHALLENGE U.S. workers experience work-related musculoskeletal disorders annually. RSIs,Protect Legal Professionals from which are often incurred by employeesdebilitating repetitive stress injuries working at computers, are the mostcased by typing and using a mouse, common of the MSDs. RSIs can affect muscles, nerves, tendons, ligaments, andwhile not reducing workflow. joints. People who suffer from RSI may “Dragon NaturallySpeaking is experience pain in wrists and forearms,STRATEGY incredibly accurate, fast and an swollen hands, shoulder stiffness, or extremely important tool to my finger numbness. Workers with severeDeploy Dragon NaturallySpeaking practice. I estimate that, by using, MSDs often face permanent disability that DNS, my firm has saved tens ofLegal voice recognition software thousands of dollars, protected prevents them from returning to their jobs. our employees against RSIs and The good news is that speech recognitionto reduce keyboard and mouse has substantially increased our software can enable many people with individual productivity.”use while improving workflow and Robert Kaan, MSDs to regain the ability to use a com- Managing Partner puter and resume their daily work activi-ultimately increasing productivity. ties, many times more productively than typing by hand!RESULTS Bromberg & Sunstein provides legal representation with a focus on IP,Significant reduction in symptoms including patent, litigation, and prosecution. Trademark and copyright portfolio development and business transactions are likewise areas offrom RSIs and pro-active solutionto prevent further injuries. Savingsof tens of thousands of dollars andimproved productivity.