Disability Claim Topics

Start your research. Click on your topic of interest to get started. 

Post A Question:

Get answers from our community members. Moderated by disability lawyer David Brannen.

Join Our Community

bg-highlight.jpg

Articles

The 2019 Changes to CPP Disability & The Social Security Tribunal: What They Mean for You

How to Apply for CPP Disability Benefits [practical guide + video]

Are You Making This Mistake With Your CPP Disability Appeal?

CPP Disability Approval Rates Explained

The Beginner's Guide to Winning Disability Benefits for Fibromyalgia

How to Appeal a Denied Disability Insurance Claim  [Guide +Video]

Short-Term Disability Denial: Your Top 7 Questions Answered

Winning Disability Benefits for Crohn's Disease in Canada

Winning Disability Benefits for Heart Disease

Winning Disability Benefits for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)

Winning Disability Benefits for Chronic Pain

Winning Disability Benefits for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Winning Disability Benefits for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Winning Disability Benefits for Bipolar Mood Disorder

Winning Disability Benefits for Migraine and Headache Disorders

Winning Disability Benefits for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

Winning Disability Benefits for Knee Disorders

Winning Disability Benefits for Lupus

Winning Disability Benefits for Lyme Disease

Winning Disability Benefits for Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Winning Disability Benefits for Neck and Cervical Disorders

Winning Disability Benefits for Psoriatic Arthritis

Winning Disability Benefits for Sleep Disorders

Winning Disability Benefits for Visual Disorders in Canada

Winning Disability Benefits for Vestibular Disorders

Winning Disability Benefits for Back Pain and Problems

How to Make A disability Claim in Canada: A Step-by-Step Guide

My Short-term Disability Claim Was Denied, What Are My Options?

3 Mistakes to Avoid When Filling out Forms for Disability Insurance Benefits [webinar replay]

3 Mistakes to Avoid When Going on Sick Leave to Apply for Disability Benefits

4 Reasons to Avoid Disability Claim Internal Appeals

CPP Disability Payment Amounts: How to Know How Much You Get [+Video]

What counts as "substantially gainful" employment for CPP disability?

What is the CPP Disability retroactive payment?

How many appeals can you do for a disability insurance denial?

Can I do an appeal, even if I don't have new medical information?

Can my employer fire me for not returning to work after a disability insurance denial?

Can My Insurance Company Force Me Back to Work?

Top 5 Reasons Why Mental Illness Disability Claims Are Denied And What You Can Do About It

How to Know if You Are Eligible for CPP Disability Payments [+video]

What is the Definition of Disability Lawyer in Canada

Lump-sum Buyout of a Disability Insurance Policy: 3 Things You Must Know Before You Ask Your Insurer

Notice of Readiness Form for the Social Security Tribunal: The Fatal Mistake Most People Make That Can Ruin Their Chances of Winning CPP Disability

CPP Disability and LTD Insurance Payment Problems: 6 Reasons To Apply For CPP Disability, Even Though the Insurance Company Gets the Money

Resolute Legal Wins CPP Disability Benefits at Tribunal for Sales Consultant Suffering From Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue and Cognitive Impairment [CASE STUDY]

Can the Insurance Co Take My CPP Disability Back Pay?

Do I have to pay my doctor to complete the Attending Physicians Statement Form?

Mental Illness and Applying for Disability Benefits

Am I Eligible For Disability Benefits Under the NB LTD Plan?

Manulife Disability Benefits Missed Deadline: Court Upholds Denial Of Benefits

What is a Third Party Administrator of Disability Benefits Claims?

The 4 things you must do before you submit your application for disability benefits

How Long Is the Waiting Period For Disability Benefits: NB LTD Plan

Blue Cross Appeal Process: NB Long Term Disability Plan

Deadline to Sue For Disability Benefits: NB LTD Plan

What is a Functional Capacity Evaluation?

If I get approved for CPP Disability, will the disability insurance company automatically approve me as well?

Future Pension Losses: The Often Overlooked Side-Effect of a Long-Term Disability Denial

Warning: Your insurance company can stop payment of long term disability benefits if don't see your doctor regularly

Getting disability benefits through the PEI Public Sector Group Insurance Plan

Can I sue my disability insurance company for causing me to go bankrupt?

Can My Disability Insurance Company Send Me to Any Doctor It Wants?

How do you know if you qualify for disability benefits?

Overview of Nova Scotia's Disability Insurance Claims Process

The Definitive Guide to Filing A Claim For Disability Insurance Benefits

I think I missed the deadline to sue my disability insurance company: What can I do?

Can I sue a disability insurance company for ruined credit, cashing in RRSPs, etc?

The insurance company denied my Nova Scotia long-term disability benefits claim, what are my options?

Great-West Life denied my disability claim under the PEI Public Service Group Insurance Plan, do I need a lawyer?

My disability claim was denied under the NS Public Service LTD Plan, is it true I can't file a lawsuit?

Manulife denied my disability claim under the NSAHO LTD Plan, do I have a right to start a lawsuit?

Mental distress suffered after disability claim denial? Can I get compensation for this?

Can my disability insurance company force me to attend a medical examination with their doctor?

My disability insurance company wants to interview me, do I have to do this?

NB Court Denies Canada' Life's Request to Dismiss Unionized Worker's Lawsuit

Is it legal for an insurance company to send undercover investigators to video-tape me?

Are Disability Insurance Benefits Taxable as Income?

Nova Scotia Supreme Court Denies RBC Life's Request to Require Claimant to Undergo a Psychiatric Assessment

Will a disability insurance company watch me on Facebook or my other social media sites?