ERS provides injury evaluation, ergonomics and expert witness services. Functional Capacity Evaluations assess a person's current functional performance abilities and limitations. Evaluation findings assist the attorney in developing the damages section of the case. ERS ergonomics services are directed at the identification of ergonomic-risk factors and the control of work-related musculoskeletal disorders, to foster safe work environments and a safe return to work for injured and disabled persons. Ellen Rader Smith has been qualified to testify in court as an expert in both occupational therapy and ergonomics.
These expert evaluations provide the attorney with the information needed to document damages in the damages presentation of Personal Injury, Product and Auto Liability and Medical Malpractice cases.
In Social Security,
Long Term Disability and Workers Compensation cases, these evaluations
clearly assess and identify limitations related to work performance.
As experts in
helping clients to achieve maximum independence with their limitations,
the Occupational Therapy assessment of Activities of Daily Living
skills elaborates on the performance areas of self care, homemaking, child
care and avocational pursuits, particularly when economic loss is not
ERS offers its services to attorneys, insurance carriers and brokers, rehabilitation consultants, corporations, safety and occupational health consultants, and home-based business owners.
Ellen Rader Smith,
OTR, CPE, CVE
Contact us at 973. 334.7499 or at firstname.lastname@example.org