My TPD claim has been rejected or declined? what next?

If you have submitted a TPD claim yourself, by a Financial Planner or had a Lawyer submit your claim and it has been rejected and they cannot help you any further. Don’t despair, get a second opinion from us. We have helped many people with rejected claims by successfully arguing their case to the Insurer […]

WKB Lawyers wins Retrospective Invalidity Claim for Government Worker

Mrs D suffered a stroke in 2016 and has had to resign under medical grounds as a registered nurse due to loss of her right hand and speech problems. Mrs D did not know she could make a claim under her super for the Retrospective Invalidity Claim  which involves a lump sum, and a benefit […]

The 4 steps to making a TPD claim

Total and Permanent Disability (TPD) insurance is the coverage provided by many super funds that entitles one to a lump sum payment if injury or illness (mental or physical) has prevented them returning to work in their regular capacity. Importantly, injuries and illnesses extend to anything that prevents your return to work. To be eligible […]

What to look for in your TPD lawyer

There are many misconceptions when it comes to hiring a lawyer. At one point or another, someone has probably told you not to bother because “lawyers are expensive, unnecessary and stubborn”. While this is sometimes true, we believe that it’s important to hire a lawyer. In fact, hiring a lawyer often saves time and money […]

Depression and Anxiety – Who’s Supporting Sufferers and Families?

Depression, Anxiety, PTSD and other mental illnesses are major reasons many people are unable to return to work. Whether you are a sufferer of any of these or this is the situation for one of your family members it’s critical that you get the support necessary in all areas of your life.

PTSD and TPD Insurance

Sadly, the prevalence of PTSD continues to increase and many people are unable to return to work because of their illness. People with PTSD aren’t simply dealing with the direct depression and anxiety symptoms but many struggle with sleep problems, cardiovascular disease and obesity amongst a raft of other issues. It’s therefore imperative that where […]

Empathy and Understanding – How we work together to make your claim

We can’t think of too many worse things than someone with an injury that is keeping them from work not being able to get the support and access the services they desperately need. So many people find themselves in situations where they are not only having to deal with the reality of injury, but with […]