Disability Denied for Carpenter Brings Tragedy

On January 28, 2012, in Vancouver, by Rosalie McLachlin

Last week’s disheartening news of the North Shore carpenter, who died in a fire after being denied disability coverage from the Provincial Government, points to the need for individuals to have good legal representation. Mr. Lalonde, a 53-year-old carpenter who worked in the Vancouver area for years, was known by the community as loyal, accomplished, […]

How Stroke Ready are You?

On January 20, 2012, in Canada, by Jason Hall

According to the Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation, Canadians are woefully under prepared for strokes. People suffering from even non-disabling strokes spend up to $24,000 in the first six months alone, and more severe strokes can incur expenses in excess of $100,000 for long-term care (such as care giving, transportation, and lost income). While you’re […]

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Welcome to Canada’s Top Disability Claims Blog

On January 20, 2012, in Canada, by Jason Hall

Welcome! This blog provides news and insights about disability claims in Canada. You can read the latest stories listed in reverse chronological order or use the Search box to find related blog posts. A new blog post appears every week.