Long-Term Disability: Definitions of Disability
In this video from our Long-Term Disability Practice, CCK Partner Mason Waring and attorney Leah Small discuss:
- Why definitions of disability are important
- “Own occupation” vs. “Any occupation”1
- Own Occupation (and “Regular Occupation”) definition of disability
- “Material Duties” – Physical vs. cognitive duties
- Material duties of almost every job
- Any Occupation definition of disability
- Any “gainful occupation”
- Doctors appointments
- Training, education, experience, and age
- Specialties & the “own occupation” definition of disability
- Social Security Disability Insurance vs. Long-Term Disability Insurance definitions
- How Long Can You Stay on Long-Term Disability (LTD)?
- Long-Term Disability (LTD) Claims for Engineers
- Getting Long-Term Disability (LTD) Benefits for Mechanical Back Pain
- How Does Long-Term Disability Work With Social Security Disability?
- Long-Term Disability Claims for Finance and Banking Professionals
- How Do You Learn More About Your Disability Insurance Coverage?
- How Will I Pay for My ERISA Disability Lawyer?
- Life Insurance Claim Denials
- Why do insurers deny long-term disability claims?
- What Is ERISA and How Does It Impact Your Disability Insurance Claim?
Share this Post