Our Long-Term Disability Library Articles

When your long-term benefits are unfairly denied or discontinued, you may wonder about your options or if you even have any options at all. In this library collection, attorney Nick Ortiz offers relevant, useful information about fighting to protect the compensation you deserve.
    • The Field Interview in Long Term Disability Insurance Claims

      In this article we are going to discuss the field interview requests that commonly come from long-term disability insurance companies. The field interview request is when the insurance company says, “We want to send someone to your home to meet with you to discuss your claim.” In this article, we want to address some of […]

    • Rotator Cuff Tear Injuries and Long Term Disability Insurance Claim

      What is a Rotator Cuff Injury? Four tendons surround the shoulder joint, attaching the muscle to the bone and allowing the arm to move freely. Since these tendons rotate the shoulder within the joint, these four tendons are commonly referred to as the rotator cuff. Rotator cuff injuries are one of the most common injuries […]

    • The Challenges Surgeons Face When Filing For Long Term Disability

      Surgeons are considered to be the most skilled of all medical professionals. The very nature of surgery is complex and requires that the surgeon be physically and mentally prepared for surgery every time they operate on a patient. So when a surgeon becomes disabled and needs to file a long-term disability claim, it may be […]

    • Knee Disorders and Long Term Disability Claims

      Most people find it difficult to imagine doing anything without walking. Walking is an essential part of modern life; even the most sedentary office worker must walk to the copier or into the breakroom for lunch. To walk effectively, a person must have two functioning knees or at least one functioning knee and an assistive […]

    • Polychondritis and Long Term Disability

      What is polychondritis? Polychondritis, frequently called Relapsing Polychondritis, is a rare autoimmune condition that causes painful and destructive inflammation in cartilage and connective tissues. People with relapsing polychondritis experience flare-ups of painful swelling that can last weeks or months before subsiding. They may not experience any symptoms for months or years before experiencing another flare-up. […]

    • The Challenges Executives Face When Filing For Long Term Disability

      Executives are typically highly-skilled, high-ranking officers within a company. Executives provide management and oversight. Executives collaborate with other senior leadership officers in order to meet the company’s objectives. Successful Executives have a proven record of successful strategic planning and implementation. In this article, we will explore the following: Why It’s So Difficult To File For […]

    • Trigeminal Neuralgia and Long Term Disability Insurance Claims

      What Is Trigeminal Neuralgia?  Trigeminal neuralgia is a condition that causes chronic pain in the trigeminal nerve, through which sensation travels from your face to your brain. In a person with trigeminal neuralgia, even mild facial stimulation from putting on makeup or brushing your teeth can trigger a jolt of excruciating pain. Your initial experience […]

    • The Challenges Computer Programmers Face When Filing For Long Term Disability

      A Computer Programmer is someone who writes code to create software programs. Computer Programmers turn the program designs created by software developers and engineers into instructions that a computer can follow. Programmers are also usually responsible for debugging the programs, which means they test the programs to ensure that they produce the expected results. In […]

    • The Challenges Sales Representatives Face When Filing For Long Term Disability

      A Sales Representative actively seeks out and engages customer prospects. A good sales rep provides complete and appropriate solutions for every customer in order to boost top-line revenue growth, customer acquisition levels and profitability. Sales Representative Responsibilities include: Selling products and services using solid arguments to prospective customers Performing cost-benefit analyses of existing and potential […]

    • Software Engineers and Long Term Disability Insurance Benefits

      The Challenges Software Engineers Face When Filing For Long Term Disability A software engineer is a computer science professional who uses knowledge of engineering principles and programming for projects such as: building software products; designing, developing, and installing software solutions; developing computer games; and running network control systems. In this article, we will explore the […]