Definitions for "Death Claim"
In life insurance, certain forms giving due proof of the death and establishing the claimant's right to such proceeds that the person entitled to the proceeds must complete when an insured dies. When filed with the company, the company is said to have a death claim.
This is the process of the Beneficiary establishing rights to the Death Benefit. A proof of death of the life insured form is filed with the insurer along with an original certified death certificate.
Claimant died as a result of a work-related injury.