VIDEO: 3 Reasons Not to File Your Own Long Term Disability Appeal
Have your Long Term Disability benefits under your employer’s Group Disability Plan been denied? These plans are covered by a unique federal law called ERISA (the Employee Retirement Income Security Act) that governs employee benefits. Listen to the following video as ERISA Disability Attorney John V. Tucker explains three reasons why you should not file your own appeal under a group Long Term Disability plan.
Be careful to make sure that you:
- Have all of the evidence you legally need;
- Do more than just write a letter saying you appeal; and
- Know that if you go to court, all of the evidence had to be submitted during your appeal….BEFORE you file a lawsuit!