Deep Tissue Massage Insurance
Deep tissue massage is a very special type of massage that involves the manipulation of stressed, overworked muscles and connective tissue. This will alleviate pain, as well as chronic joint and muscle discomfort. Deep tissue massage specialists will treat their clients by lessening the pain and tension in their muscles.
Due to the physical nature of the occupation, deep tissue massage specialists are susceptible to many forms of risk that may jeopardize their financial situation. Clients are more prone to file malpractice lawsuits, so it is the deep tissue massage specialist’s job to protect themselves as much as possible.
General Liability insurance, Professional Liability insurance, Sexual harassment insurance.
General liability insurance is something every business owners needs. General liability insurance covers any third-party damage that happens to either your property or to your clients. For instance, a client walking into their massage room trips on a step and falls onto the table, injuring themselves and breaking one of the table legs. As a result, the client may decide to file a lawsuit in order to pay for her medical expenses. However, luckily for you, you have general liability insurance which covers your legal fees and costs to replace the table leg as well as any additional expenses required as a result of the trial. Professional liability insurance protects you and your professional practices. For instance, a client comes in complaining about back pain, you tell him you can help relieve his pain with a deep tissue massage, after the session the client still has the same back pain as he did walking in. As a result, he files a lawsuit against you as you told him you could help relieve the pain but did not. So he files a lawsuit for negligence, however luckily for you, you have professional liability insurance which will cover your legal fees and any other additional fees required as a result of the trial.
Don’t wait until it is too late, get insured now. For more information about getting the right insurance for your profession as a deep tissue massage therapist consult with us and get a free quote now with the link below.