Man who was denied for Long-Term Disability benefits awarded $200,000 in punitive damages.
Greig v Desjardins Financial Security Life Assurance Company, 2019 BCSC 1758
The Plaintiff, Dennis Greig, suffered injuries in a motor vehicle accident on November 15, 2011. He returned to work on March 15, 2012. He was re-injured on the job on January 29, 2014 and did not return to work. Mr. Greig advanced a claim through WorkSafeBC which denied him benefits on the basis that his January 29, 2014 injury was an aggravation of his existing...Read More