Personal Injury

One More Thing NOT to Do After Being Injured in a Car Accident

Chandler | Conway

Chandler | Conway

Thursday February 3, 2011

Be careful on Facebook; you may not always be amongst “friends”  
For most, it is no surprise that insurance companies are using Facebook and other social network sites to keep tabs on claimants; however, many would be surprised at the lengths the insurance companies will go in using content found on the Web to deny claims. Here is a recent story out of Canada where a woman was denied disability benefits solely because of pictures that were uploaded to her social network. The moral of the story; be extra careful about what content you place on Facebook and other social network sites, regardless of your privacy settings; and do NOT place photos of yourself doing the limbo at your local bar’s beach bash while you have a pending insurance claim for an injury to your lower back.,0,4304729.story

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