What You Need for a Successful Private Disability Claim

When you are injured or become unable to work, the last thing you want to think about is the type of disability insurance you carry and whether or not your insurance covers you. When it comes to private disability insurance claims, things can become overwhelming and complicated. Here are some things you will need if you are facing a private disability claim.

How Medical Professionals Can Help Your Private Disability Claim

It’s crucial to your case that you have the support of your doctors and medical professionals. This support in addition to an experienced private disability lawyer can make a tremendous difference in the benefits you may receive. Make sure your doctors know they will need to prepare and provide the insurance with documentation before you apply for disability.

You will also need to ensure your treatment notes and documentation are not only accurate but up-to-date. Any inaccuracies or omissions in your notes can affect your disability claim. Although your attorney can help, it’s important that you are diligent in keeping up with the documentation of your symptoms and limitations.

Stay Informed About the Disability Claims Process

Disability claims can last years and require a number of steps. You might have to navigate an appeals process that isn’t going to be easy alone. Although there’s no way to predict what you will face in this process, a lawyer can take a look at your case and give you an idea of what to expect.

Our Pennsylvania Disability Attorneys Can Help

Private disability insurance claims are not as easily navigated as some would hope. You aren’t just dealing with the medical aspect. You will likely face professionals whose jobs are to represent the interests of the insurance company. In order to ensure you receive the disability benefits you need and deserve, you need a qualified disability lawyer on your side who can help.

If you are facing a private disability claim, the experienced disability attorneys at Young, Marr, Mallis & Associates can help. Call our office immediately at (215) 701-6519 or contact us online at any of our Pennsylvania or New Jersey locations to set up a free initial consultation.

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