Know Your Law Firm The Florida Bar, over the last several years, has relaxed the rules governing advertising and many people are taken in by the personality they see on the television or the advertisement. It is important, if and when you need to call an attorney, that you perform some investigation into the attorney, […]
Social Security Disability Posts
Below are all of the posts on the site related to Social Security Disability (SSDI).
Are Children Eligible for Social Security Benefits? Parents who have children with special needs are blessed in many ways; however, parenting a child with special needs also involves a lot more money and need for medical care. For parents who meet the income and resource limits for Supplemental Security Income, their disabled child may be […]
Compassionate Allowance Program The Compassionate Allowances (CAL) initiative within the Social Security Administration (SSA) is a way to expedite the processing of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) claims for applicants whose medical conditions are so severe that their conditions clearly meet Social Security’s definition of disability. There is a list […]
Claimants Waiting on Social Security Compassionate Allowances Getting Sicker One comment I hear from clients daily is “do we have an answer yet?” or “do we have a hearing date yet?”. Unfortunately, most often, my response is “no.” The Social Security Administration (SSA) is notorious for slowly approving or disapproving benefits, and many claimants suffer […]
How Does Social Security Consider Pain? Most, if not all, of my clients experience some type of pain in some part of their body. There are also many clients who suffer from chronic pain, including degenerative disc disease, RSD, and fibromyalgia. Many clients believe that their pain alone will carry the day and they will […]