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AUSTRALIA'S FIRST REHAB INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR EXERCISE SCIENTISTS 

We are proud to announce that the Exercise Association of Australia has built a partnership with GUARD Insurance Brokers to offer Australia's first insurance that covers EAA Accredited Exercise Scientists to conduct Rehabilitations services at a low price.

WHAT DOES THE EAA RECOGNISED  INSURANCE COVER

If you are forced to defend your professional reputation, you'll want the best support behind you – and that’s where we come in.

You’ll even enjoy the convenience of having it all in one policy:

 

Business Activity Covered: Exercise Rehabilitation services conducted by EAA Accredited Exercise Scientists and Sports Scientists.

Public Liability Limit:  $10,000,000

Professional Indemnity Limit: $5,000,000

Frequently Asked Questions

Can Exercise Scientists Lead Every Rehab Program?


NO. EAA accredited Exercise Scientists have been given the green light to take control of Musculoskeletal EXERCISE REHAB programs upon clearance from a Physiotherapist or successful completion of the EAA PRE-EXERCISE QUESTIONNAIRE. Please note, if the Client or Patient is suffering from any of the OFF LIMIT CONDITIONS stated below, it is an OBLIGATION that they are referred to a Physiotherapist or General Practitioner before you can commence your exercise rehab program. Exercise Scientists and Personal Trainers CAN NOT lead a rehab program if a client or patient shows clear signs of and or has stated they have any of the following symptoms:

  • Swelling
  • Bruising
  • Inflammation
  • Abnormally decreased joint range of motion
  • Acute pain
  • Neurological symptoms
  • Chronic health disorders
Or have ticked yes to any of the Doctor or Allied Health Questions on the EAA Physical Activity Assessment form. If a client or patient is suffering from any of these symptoms, they MUST be referred to a General Practitioner or Physiotherapist and be given clearance to start the Exercise Rehab Program.





What Injuries can Accredited EAA Exercise/Sports Scientists work with?


  • Muscular Tears
  • Joint Impingement
  • Tendinopathies
  • Chronic Muscular Overuse Pain
  • Post Operative Joint/Muscular Procedures upon clearance and handover from Physiotherapists





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