Program Director University of Florida Archer, Florida
Jeffrey Lindsey, PhD, PMD, EFO: No financial relationships to disclose
It’s just another call. Fill in the blanks and submit the report. No big deal until 2 years later when you get noticed you are being sued in civil court. Dr. Lindsey has served as an expert witness for more than 30 cases involving EMS. This session will give you give you firsthand knowledge of how a civil case happens and what you can expect. Find out how to can help an expert witness defend your case or better yet avoid the pitfalls that put you in the position in the first place!
Identify those situations that can cause legal action against you as a EMS provider.
Discuss ways to prevent you from getting sued.
Discussed what to do when legal action happens against you.