Ellen Rader Smith OTR, CVE, CPE
Occupational Therapist,Vocational Evaluator
ELLEN RADER SMITH is a Licensed Occupational Therapist in NY & NJ, a Certified Vocational Evaluator and Certified Professional Ergonomist. She has a B.S. in Occupational Therapy from the University of Pennsylvania and M.A. in Occupational Biomechanics and Ergonomics from New York University. Ms. Rader Smith has been engaged in the fields of occupational therapy and ergonomics for 40 years and worked as a legal expert for the past 20 years. She has testified in state and federal courts. Ms. Rader Smith is the owner and principle expert of Ergo & Rehab Services/ERS which is based in Montville, NJ. Ms. Rader Smith provides Functional Capacity Evaluations to assess injured or disabled persons’ current physical abilities and limitations to perform activities of daily living and work or return to work capacities, for cases involving Long Term Disability, Social Security Disability, personal injury, medical malpractice and auto accidents. Ellen works primarily with plaintiff’s counsel. Ellen is honored to be speaking at this ACI conference for the fourth time.