There is no simple answer to the question, “how long do long term disability benefits last?” The reason is simple: every insurance policy is different. The duration of your potential long term disability benefits is one factor you should take into account when selecting a policy. Some policies cap the length of payments at a … Continue reading How Long Do Long Term Disability Benefits Last?
Without a doubt, a long-term disability is frustrating for employers and employees alike. A person who unexpectedly cannot work finds it difficult to make ends meet. An employer who has relied on that person for years– find themselves facing rising disability insurance premiums– while an important job goes undone. In British Columbia, the law prevents … Continue reading When is a Disability a Frustration of Contract in British Columbia?
In recent history, employers viewed disability claims for mental health with skepticism. While physical injuries are obvious, people were indifferent or unaware of psychological and emotional issues and their ability to cause substantial harm. However, the reality is that mental health issues are common. Each year, thousands of British Columbia residents miss work. In some of … Continue reading Is Mental Health Covered by Long Term Disability?