The physical pain and emotional anguish often associated with long term disabilities are likely to be the most important considerations for sufferers. Unfortunately, the disability itself is not the only thing injured people have to worry about. Such an injury is likely to mean that the sufferer will not be able to return to work for an extended period of time, in many cases for the rest of their life. This loss of income would be hard enough for any person to endure, but because disabilities usually entail high medical costs as well, being without an income is even more serious for those suffering from a long term disability. Due to these costs, qualifying for a long term disability claim is vital for many disabled people. Being denied a claim or having payments stopped prematurely can lead to stress and worry. It is important to have a personal injury lawyer at Diamond & Diamond who knows how to fight for the reinstatement of a denied long term disability claim.
If you are suffering from a long term disability and looking for disability benefits in Canada, the personal injury lawyers at Diamond & Diamond can help you with the process of filing a claim. We have representation across Ontario, including.
- Thunder Bay
Provide proof of your long-term disability by submitting a written statement made by a physician that fully describes the cause and scope of your injury. You may need to attach medical records, including x-rays, MRIs, lab results, or surgical reports.
Important Things to Know About Long Term Disability