Claims

The Top 10 Reasons Workers’ Compensation Claims Are Denied

Pre-existing conditions, failure to report an injury in a timely manner and no medical evidence of injury are just some reasons why claims are denied.
By: | June 25, 2018

When it comes to denial of workers’ compensation claims, these 10 reasons are most prominently seen by claimants:Additionally, 70 percent of denied workers’ compensation claims end up getting converted in court and paid at nearly 50 percent more the initial cost. You can read more about a study Lockton reported on that very topic here.

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