July 2015 Archives

A claimant has succeeded in getting a Federal Court to overturn a decision by Aetna to terminate benefits to a claimant who suffered from cancer and later from significant orthopedic conditions of the...

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We were intrigued to read an opinion piece calling for the return of the vocational rehabilitation specialist (VRS) to long term disability claims management. The article outlined the role that VRS’...

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We can only hope that no one takes this analysis/opinion in the Washington Times seriously. It’s from a senior analyst at The Heritage Foundation’s Center for Data Analysis. The Heritage Foundatio...

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At Frankel & Newfield, every day we speak with people who are concerned about their Short Term and Long Term Disability (LTD) insurance claims. Many of our free consultations take place by telephone, ...

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1 – Insufficient objective evidence of disability. This is perhaps the single biggest term we see when claims are denied. It’s a vast category that can be used for practically every single disa...

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Private investigators who work for disability insurance companies love summertime, especially summer holiday weekends. They are accustomed to missing family events because they are busy recording your...

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