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Disability Blog

The Role Of Social-Media Evidence In Disability Insurance Claims


Canadian media has exploded with a story that broke a couple of weeks ago about a well-known Canadian...

Long-Term Disability Insurance: Common Employer Misconceptions


Employers often provide their employees with access to long-term disability benefits through a group...

Did Brain Injury Cause Securities Trader To Make Poor Investments?


In a recent appeal decision from B.C. called Barta v. DaSilva [2018 BCCA 68 (CanLII)], the court was...

Connective Tissue Diseases and Disability Claims – What You Need to Know


Connective tissues are made up of two proteins, collagen (a protein found in tendons, ligaments, skin...

Don’t Delay On Claiming Rights To Ltd Benefits – Even If You Have A Lawyer


A recent case raises an interesting issue:  For the purposes of suing an insurer for ceasing...

About Us

Western Medical Assessments (WMA) provides expert medical assessment services to insurance companies, lawyers (both defense and plaintiff) and employers. Our reputation as one of Canada’s most respected disability assessment companies is premised on our trusted network of thousands of clinical experts — mostly specialists — across all medical disciplines (physical and psychological). We’ve been entrusted to complete 63,000 independent medical examinations (IMEs) as our clients appreciate our medical direction, evidence-based medical opinions and complete independence from any ethical conflicts of interest.

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17204 106A Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta
T5S 1E6

Tel 780.433.1191
Toll-Free 1.800.290.2189
Fax 780.433.1127
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