Our Injury And Disability Blog
When you are denied disability benefits you deserve, or you suffer injuries in an accident, you may have rights to compensation. With frequent posts on our legal blog, the experienced attorneys at Ortiz Law Firm share news, information, and insight into many topics related to these important legal matters.blogblog
Prudential Wrongfully Terminates LTD Benefits After Paying For Years
Paquin sustained brain damage and cognitive difficulties. Prudential terminated benefits after paying for years. Court held termination was improper.
Unum succeeds in denying LTD Claim for Cardiac Impairments
In Dardick v Unum Life Insurance Company America, et al., Unum won at the Federal District Court level and the Court of Appeals level in denying the LTD claim.
California Claimant Wins Federal Court Case Against Cigna
In Sangha v. Cigna Life Insurance Company of New York, the Court ruled in favor of the disabled claimant against the insurer in this long term disability claim.
Court Rules In Favor Of Sun Life After Underpayment for Years
The Plaintiff sued Sun Life for allegedly underpaying him his long term disability benefits due to a miscalculation. The Court ruled in favor of Sun Life.
Griffin v. Hartford Life and Accident Ins Co – Fourth Cir
Griffin v. Hartford Life & Accident Insurance Company. The Fourth Circuit affirms the District Court decision granting Defendant’s Motion for Summary Judgment.
The Truth About Social Security Disability
Learn the basic requirements for approval and interesting statistics about the Social Security Disability Program from this infographic.
Large Truck Accident Statistics And Rules To Live By
This infographic provides statistics on accidents involving large trucks and tips for avoiding a crash.
Social Security Disability Insurance Program Infographic
Here is a detailed infographic on the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) Program.
Infographic Highlighting the Difference Between SSDI and SSI
What is the difference between SSDI and SSI for Social Security? This infographic highlights some of the difference between the programs of disability
Video Surveillance May Support Denial of Long-Term Disability
How does video surveillance factor into a long-term disability case? This summary shows that it can support an insurance company’s decision to deny benefits.