Disability/Insurance Claims - Short-Term Disability Claims, Ajax
Short-term disability provides relief to individuals who have been off work for a short period of time due to an injury or illness. Short-term disability helps the affected individual by providing them with a percentage of their salary while they are unable to work.
If you are unable to work but were denied short-term disability, contact one of our experienced lawyers to discuss the steps you can take to appeal the decision and receive the short-term disability benefits you deserve. Evans, Michell-Gill lawyers have helped many clients get their short-term disability claims when they have been denied.
There are, however, some restrictions to receiving short term disability claims, including the following:
- People who are not under the care of a licensed physician
- If the injuries sustained were intentional
- If the injury arose during the action of a criminal offence
- If the injury was sustained while you were off work on paid vacation or leave of absence