A new kind of spa is gaining popularity—the medical spa.
These facilities offer services such as laser hair removal, Botox* injections and other anti-wrinkle shots. Often located in plush environments, medical spas may have a physician on staff and cater to affluent consumers who crave relaxation and pampering.
Potential liability headaches, however, may prompt medical spa owners and operators to desire some relaxing spa time for themselves. The lawsuit industry is always looking for the next deep pocket, and some attorneys think that the medical spa industry is a juicy target.
To paraphrase a popular bumper sticker, “Stuff happens.” An accident virtually guarantees that anyone within 50 feet of the mishap will end up being dragged into court. Consider these suit-producing scenarios:
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Medical spa owners or their agents can contact the following rating services for this type of financial health information: