Social Security Disability is a complex process. That's why it's critical to seek an attorney. There are strict deadlines and the entire SSD process can take 18 months or more. Missing deadlines can cause you to have to restart the entire process, further delaying benefits. There are a variety of different diseases that can qualify you for permanent or partial permanent disability. Most of these diseases fall into 14 different categories. In order to qualify, one or more issues must be present and prevent you from being able to work.
Here's a list of the 14 areas of injury based from the Social Security Administration:
We will be going through each area of disease in the coming weeks. Be sure to subscribe to our blog below of contact our firm today to ask a specific questions. We have attorneys waiting to help!
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