Archive for May, 2017

Filing a Long-Term Disability Claim

When a person is injured in a car crash or other type of accident, he or she may find it difficult, if not impossible, to hold down a job. This in turn, can make it challenging to stay on top of medical bills, pay household expenses, and support a family. In an effort to avoid […] Read More

What to do if Your Claim for Long-Term Disability Benefits was Denied

Most employers offer long-term disability insurance policies to their employees to protect them in the event of a serious illness or disability. However, even when an employer does not offer these types of benefits, a person can purchase a policy from a private insurer. Unfortunately, employers and private insurers often deny valid long-term disability claims […] Read More

The Department of Labor Issues New Rules for Long-Term Disability Insurance Providers

Recently, the Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA), which is regulated by the Department of Labor published a series of final regulations regarding how long-term disability claims must be filed in order to comply with the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA). The new rules could have a significant impact on the claims and appeals filing […] Read More