This one-hour presentation will cover a variety of topics relating to mortuary law, with a focus on both state and federal regulations of the funeral industry. By exploring current trends in mortuary litigation, including an analysis of some particular cases that have resulted in astronomically high plaintiff’s verdicts in recent years, attendees will gain a heightened awareness of their own potential exposure to liability as death care professionals, while being guided through the concepts of risk management and developing best practices, with an emphasis on being proactive rather than reactive. There will also be a discussion about the importance of communicating effectively with families, as well as mitigation tactics to decrease the likelihood of a lawsuit being filed if and when a mistake does occur.
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Join the live program from your office, home, or hotel room using a computer with high speed internet. You may ask questions, participate in surveys, and post comments from your computer during the program. Please note that credit (if available) is only provided to registered attendees participating at their own computer and phone. Simple instructions with a link to the program will be sent when you register and again the day before the webinar.
State of Ohio Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors
Credit has been submitted and approved with the State of Ohio Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors (2019 - 2020) for 1.0 CE includes Required Category: Law and Rules credits. To receive credit, each section must be completed along with a total test score of 75% or better.
SeminarWeb and Ohio Funeral Directors Association programs are non-refundable.
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