There are options available for individuals who are suffering from a serious short or long term disability. Many people have disability insurance policies that are part of their employee benefit plans. In order to receive these benefits you must be able to prove your eligibility. Every situation is different; however some disabling illnesses are difficult to diagnose and providing proof can be problematic.
If your insurance company has denied your claim for disability benefits you are not alone. The Scott Furlong Ford personal injury lawyers are experienced in supporting clients in all steps of the legal process, from a thorough claims investigation to litigation.
We understand that a serious disability causes physical pain, discomfort, worry, and usually loss of income. There may be ongoing medical bills, procedures and therapies required. A disabling illness can alter life in many ways from daily routines to relationships to necessary changes in the home. Disability insurance is designed to help you through this difficult time. If your disability claim has been denied, there is a limited amount of time allowed to make an appeal. The Scott Furlong Ford disability lawyers are experienced in aggressively and successfully battling insurance companies on our clients behalf.
Some potentially disabling conditions include:
- Crohne’s Disease
- Chronic fatigue
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder