NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
ERIC Number: EJ612931
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0145-482X
Legal Issues for Orientation and Mobility Specialists: Minimizing the Risks of Liability.
Marsh, Ruth Ann; Hartmeister, Fred; Griffin-Shirley, Nora
Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness, v94 n8 p495-508 Aug 2000
This article discusses the potential negligence-based liability risks that orientation and mobility (O&M) specialists often face when assisting students with visual impairments with independent travel in uncontrolled environments. It also presents strategies that may minimize the risks of O&M training for both students and specialists. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A