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i am costing the insurance company about $25000 a year in expenses.

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i am costing the insurance company about $25000 a year in expenses. what is my settlement worth for a total disability injury with severe depression?
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You would have to look at how much money you were earning prior to the injury, your disability rating from your doctor, your ability to get another type of job and the reasonable amount of time you could be expected to work before retirement. Generally, you should be able to get anywhere from about 33%-65% of that amount as a settlement award. It does not matter how much it is costing the insurer, it is the loss of wages and your loss of earnings capacity that matters.


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