By: Samfiru Tumarkin
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In Your Corner TV – Season 1 Episode 12
*FEATURED ON THIS EPISODE…*
► 2:32 A recent client success story stresses the importance of not missing the deadline to file a legal claim after a long-term disability claim has been denied.
► 6:33 – A caller from The Employment Hour: I have been on LTD for over 2 years due to depression and an eating disorder. The insurance company’s doctors just reviewed my file and are now asking me to take medication that my own doctors don’t agree with. If I don’t take it, they will cut me off LTD. Can they do that?
► 3 Things Sivan & His Team Do Once They Are Hired to Fight for a Client Who Has Been Denied LTD
• 10:30 – Write the insurance company telling them that they must ONLY communicate with them going forward
• 12:20 – Review all the available documentation and create a strategy
• 15:10 – Meet with the client and start a legal claim immediately
► 20:44 – My Disability Questions – My employer said I was too sick to be at work, and that I should go on long-term disability. So, I went off work and applied for LTD. The insurance company says I am not disabled enough, and denied my claim. They have offered me a chance to appeal their decision. Do you have any tips to help me get my claim approved?
► 24:42 – firstname.lastname@example.org – When people go to their doctors to ask for letters in support of their long term disability claims, how should they approach their doctors? What should they ask for exactly?
In Your Corner: Disability and Injury Law with Disability Lawyer Sivan Tumarkin and co-host John Scholes. Discover your rights in Ontario and British Columbia on Season 1 Episode 12 of the only long term disability law show on TV in Canada.
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