Helen Smith was a 46-year-old woman who suddenly began suffering cognitive impairment, chronic pain, muscle weakness and fatigue. She tried to remain at work as a sales consultant, but by February 2010, she had to stop working due to her symptoms. Helen underwent numerous medical tests, and doctors could not agree on the cause of the symptoms. […]
Pre-existing Conditions and Long-Term Disability
Did the insurance company deny your benefits because your condition was pre-existing? Are you worried you won’t be able to get on long-term disability because you suffered from a condition in the past? If so, you are in the right place. Pre-existing conditions are one the most common reasons for a long-term disability denial. Most […]
Can I Quit My Job While on Long-Term Disability?
Every week, people call in to ask us if they can quit their job while on an open long-term disability (LTD) claim. So, we decided to write this article to explain whether this is, in fact, something you can do as well as the ramifications and effects that may occur if you do quit. Generally […]