Have you stopped hitting your wife?

The Art of the Loaded Question Meets the Americans with Disabilities Act Service Provider   On a regular basis I receive a phone call from a seasoned work evaluator who has come face-to-face with the loaded question, “How many of these cases have you litigated?” The caller is typically an occupational therapist or physical therapist […]

Mitigating Workers’ Compensation Cost with ADA Title I Post-Offer Nerve Conduction Data

A colleague asked me to confirm the forensic value of nerve conduction data (NCD) harvested from a post-offer employment test (POET). He was specifically interested in sharing post-offer test data to apportion treatment and rehab costs in a State workers’ compensation system. The use of medical information obtained during the conditional-hire phase of employment (as […]