Occupational Therapists work with patients at home or in hospitals to help them with basic needs such as food and clothing.
They can perform minor surgery, administer anesthesia, treat injuries and diagnose problems.
In the United States, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration says they can cause serious health problems.
The Occupational Health and Safety Administration’s website lists 12 occupational hazards in occupational Therapist.
The list includes: dangerous handling of instruments (including scissors, metal knifes, etc.)