The lawyers at Aaron Waxman & Associates are experienced with Disability, Personal Injury and Employment claims.
November 14 is recognized as World Diabetes Day. The month of November is Diabetes Awareness Month. This is significant as it speaks to the impact Diabetes has worldwide.
We have discussed different types of chronic illnesses in previous blog posts. This blog will discuss:
What Is Diabetes?
According to Diabetes Canada, there are two types of diabetes:
Important Facts & Statistics
According to the International Diabetes Federation:
Complications of Diabetes
Different complications can arise from having diabetes, for various reasons and these complications may make it difficult to continue working, either at a physical type of job or a sedentary type of job.
What You Should Know When Applying for Disability Benefits
The application package for short-term disability and long-term disability benefits both contain an Employee Statement and an Attending Physician Statement.
Reasons Your Claim Might Be Denied
There are many reasons as to why your insurance company might decide to deny your claim for short-term or long-term disability benefits. A few common examples are:
If your short-term disability or long-term disability claim has been denied for any reason, you should contact a lawyer who practices disability law to find out what your rights and obligations are as an insured person. You can fight the insurance company’s decision to deny your claim!
The law firm of Aaron Waxman and Associates offers a free initial consultation with a licensed lawyer that can be arranged at a date and time that is convenient for you.
* This blog is for informational purposes only and is not meant to substitute legal advice. Please read our disclaimer for further information.
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