What to do if I’ve been denied a disability claim due to an allegedpre-existing injury?

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What to do if I’ve been denied a disability claim due to an allegedpre-existing injury?

I had an accident about 20-30 years ago but I was cleared and there was no continuing issue from the accident. I’ve been able to work all these years fine without handicap. Then I had an accident at work to the same body part. How they found record I do not know, especially because of HIPPA. Now theey are saying that my condition it is due to a pre-existing injury. Is there anything I can do to fight back? Clearly if I’ve been fine working for 30 years I cannot see how they’d use that to deny disability benefits.

Asked on February 19, 2012 under Personal Injury, Alaska

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