Important documents for filing a disability claim

In the United States, workers who were disabled due to an injury or illness can apply for financial support through the Social Security Disability Insurance and Supplemental Security Income programs. If you are helping your client file for disability benefits, you will need to complete all the forms and obtain all the necessary documents to support their claim.

Why do cybercriminals target insurance companies?

Since 2016, the finance and insurance industry has consistently ranked first in the top 10 industries that are attacked the most by cybercriminals. The number of cyberattacks in the insurance sector, specifically, has grown exponentially. Even the sector’s giants fell victim to cyberattacks in 2020 and 2021:

Cybersecurity insurance provider Chubb was hit by the Maze ransomware group.

Why are medical records important in a car accident insurance claim?

After suffering injuries from a car accident, your client may be counting on their auto insurance policy to pay off their medical bills and other expenses. Unfortunately, their insurance claim may be wrongly denied due to weak documentation.

You should advise your client to seek medical attention immediately after the accident, tell their doctors every detail related to their injuries, follow their doctor’s instructions, and participate in all medical treatments.

Tips for handling workers’ compensation claims

If your client suffered a work-related injury or illness, they may be entitled to workers’ compensation benefits that may cover the following:

Medical expenses

Ongoing care costs

Lost wages

Vocational rehabilitation costs

Funeral expenses

Unfortunately, workers’ compensation claims — even legitimate ones — can be unjustly denied by insurers.