Category: social security disability

Supreme Court to hear Social Security Disability case this fall

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) is available when qualifying U.S. workers become totally disabled from working. The Social Security Administration determines whether applicants are disabled based on a combination of their medical information and an assessment of their realistic job prospects, considering their disability. That assessment is typically performed by a vocational expert. If a […]


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SSDI denials are common, but not insurmountable

It is widely known among those who provide legal services for individuals seeking Social Security Disability Insurance coverage that obtaining the benefits can be challenging. The disability claimed must be on the designated list identified by the Social Security Administration. Proper medical documentation from your provider, according to SSA standards, is essential. You must demonstrate […]


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Your Social Security Disability Claim Was Rejected… What Now?

A monthly social security disability check is supposed to offer financial support to those who are unable to work on account of a disability. While one may think the process of applying and being awarded these benefits is straightforward, this is far from the truth. The government benefit program rejects more applicants than it approves. […]


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What to Know About Social Security Disability Benefits

Some injuries are significant enough to affect a victim for the entirety of their life. Luckily, if such an injury should befall you or a loved one, there is a way to find solace. This solace may manifest itself in the form of social security disability benefits. Many people seek compensation in court via the […]


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How to Get the Social Security Benefits You Deserve

Too often, people who deserve disability pay from social security get overwhelmed by forms, deadlines and the multitude of details needed to receive their Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits. It is a long and arduous process that requires experience, professionalism, and patience. That’s where an SSD attorney can be useful. The Advantage of an SSD […]


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Why You Need a Social Security Disability Law Firm

The Social Security Administration (SSA) is required to periodically review the case of every person who is receiving Social Security Disability (SSD) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) disability benefits. This process is called a “continuing disability review” (CDR) and is intended to identify recipients who might no longer qualify as disabled. When a claim is […]


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SSDI benefits wait

Compassionate allowance speeds SSDI, but beware the ‘donut hole’ Donut holes are tasty treats. Try to swallow one whole, though, and it could kill you. There’s a sort of donut hole when it comes to Social Security Disability and if you feel you need the financial foundation it can provide, you need to be aware […]


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How To Qualify for Disability

If you have been injured or have developed a medical condition that prevents you from working, you can apply for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), most commonly known as merely “social security disability.” But applying for SSDI doesn’t mean that you’re guaranteed to be awarded this benefit. Factors that Count Before you Qualify for SSDI […]


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The basics of Social Security disability benefits

This blog recently discussed what Social Security disability benefits are as it is also helpful to dispel myths about Social Security disability benefits. When it comes to Social Security disability or SSD benefits, it is important to separate myth from fact. The application process for SSD benefits can be challenging, so it is useful to […]


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