The Professional Liability Program - The Big Picture

Course Description: The Professional Liability Program provides malpractice protection and risk management advice to Ontario dentists. In this presentation, PLP staff will provide information about PLP and the services it provides, describe the law of dental negligence, and offer guidance on how to avoid common errors leading to claims for malpractice.

Learning Objectives: At the end of the session, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the objectives and features of the dental malpractice protection provided by PLP.
  • Describe the elements of dental negligence.
  • Identify situations that may lead to legal actions against dentists.