Removing the Fear From Industrial Rehabilitation: Fact v. Fiction; Reality v. Myth
The therapist said, “I didn’t know there was so much legal stuff involved with Industrial Rehab. I don’t think I want to do it….” This was a statement made by a FCE course attendee in 2011. While a seasoned Industrial Rehab (IR) OT or PT practitioner may view this position as overcautious, conservative, or naïve,Continue reading
Starting My Own Business As An Ergonomist
Question: I am also a P.T. and planing to get a business license to be an independent contractor to treat patients. My question to you is whether you know if I would need two separate business licenses to cover myself separately as a PT and Ergonomist? Also, in terms of obtaining liability insurance, would theseContinue reading
Personal Or Business Liability Insurance
The recommendation is for an ergonomics/industrial therapy consultant to purchase BOTH business and personal liability insurance. This is primarily because it is a good business practice. Most often liability or error and omission lawsuits will be against both the individual and their employer.