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For over 47 years Occupational Assessment Services, Inc. (OAS) has been a leader in providing Vocational Expert and Life Care Planning Services to law firms nationwide. We work in conjunction with attorneys to evaluate the employability, earning capacity, and future long-term medical needs of severely injured persons.

OAS has served as experts on many multi-million dollar outcomes including a record-setting $102 million verdict in a NY catastrophic injury case. Through objective consulting, analysis and vocational testing, we specialize in assisting attorneys in documenting damages.

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Using Vocational Experts in Traumatic Brain Injury Lawsuits

September 20, 2021
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A traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a disruption of the brain’s ability to function normally due to an outside event. In 2017, more than one million patients were treated in emergency departments for a TBI.

Vocational Experts and Doctors Play Different Roles in Personal Injury Trials

September 13, 2021
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Plaintiffs’ lawyers sometimes try to prove the loss of future earning capacity through the testimony of a treating physician. A recent decision from a federal court in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania illustrates the risk

How Does Loss of Earning Capacity Differ from Loss of Future Earnings?

September 6, 2021
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Loss of future earnings and loss of earning capacity are very different measures of damages that result from a personal injury. Although both kinds of damages are caused by vocational impairment, they are based on