Thursday, July 22, 2021

Do I Have to Exhaust All Levels of Appeal When My Long-Term Disability Claim Is Denied?

Many people give up on their application for disability benefits if it gets denied because they do not think that an appeal will be successful. In reality, many of the people who eventually get disability benefits had to go through at least one appeal before the Social Security Administration (SSA) finally awarded their benefits and retroactive benefits.

If your long-term disability claim has been denied, you should exhaust as many levels of appeal as it takes because your appeal can matter, and you can also get an award of the past-due benefits you missed out on because of the denial. A Read more . . .

Monday, June 28, 2021

How Long Does It Take to Hear an Answer After Filing for Disability in Texas?

The Social Security Administration (SSA) says that it typically takes them three to five months to evaluate your application for disability benefits, but if they have a difficult time getting your medical records or other evidence they need, the process could take much longer. A Texas disability attorney can review your application to make sure that it meets the SSA requirements and guide you through the process of going after disability benefits.

The Initial Decision From the Social Security Administration

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Saturday, June 26, 2021

When to Talk to a Social Security Disability Lawyer

The vast majority of applications for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) get denied when initially submitted. Most people have to go through at least one level of appeal to get the benefits they deserve.

It can help if you know when to talk to a Social Security disability lawyer. A Read more . . .

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

What Are the Maximum Social Security Disability Benefits?

The Social Security Administration (SSA) administers the two disability programs that provide monthly benefits to disabled individuals. Many factors are used to determine how much a person can receive in Social Security disability benefits. Each program has the maximum benefits that it pays to disabled Americans.

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Friday, May 21, 2021

Can You Work for Uber While Receiving Disability?

You might be able to collect disability benefits and work for Uber if you do not make more money than the earnings limit. The eligibility rules for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits are complicated, including the regulations about income limits.

The vast majority of people who apply for SSDI or SSI benefits get denied, but many of them get an award of benefits after one or more appeals. A Read more . . .

Friday, April 30, 2021

Tips to Help You Win Your ERISA Disability Appeal

If your request for disability benefits through your employer got denied, you need to know the rules that you have to follow when you challenge that adverse decision. If a court can find a procedural reason to dismiss your lawsuit without having to look into the substance of your claim, they will likely do so.

Another way of saying this concept is that, no matter how devastating your disability, your case can get thrown out of court if you missed a deadline or did not follow the proper procedure before taking your case to court. If you work with a Read more . . .

Friday, April 30, 2021

When to Talk to a Disability Attorney in Texas

If you are struggling to maintain employment to support yourself and your family because of a severe medical condition, you might need to seek financial assistance through a government program. There are several situations when you might want to talk to a disability attorney in Texas. A Texas disability attorney could help you prepare the initial application or appeal a denial of benefits.
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Monday, March 29, 2021

What Automatically Qualifies You for Disability Benefits?

If you are one of the 26% of American adults living with a disability, you may be wondering what automatically qualifies you for disability benefits? And where can you go to get benefits?

Texans suffering from severely debilitating or life-threatening disabilities may be eligible for immediate benefits from private disability insurance or the Social Security Administration.

However, initial applications for disability benefits are often denied, and you will benefit from the help of a trusted and experienced disability attorney.
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Thursday, March 25, 2021

How Much Does it Cost for a Disability Lawyer in Texas?

Texas residents filing a case or appeal for benefits with the Social Security Disability Administration should consider obtaining a skilled SSDI representative to work on their behalf. The rules and guidelines governing social security disability benefits are detailed and complex.
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Thursday, February 25, 2021

What Does a Disability Attorney Do?

Texans suffering a work-ending injury or disability face many concerns, with fears about meeting even basic living expenses high among them. Fortunately, government programs and private insurance can offer much-needed financial relief to permanently injured or disabled Texas residents.

If you are injured or disabled and can no longer work, reach out to a Texas disability attorney today for help.
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Monday, February 22, 2021

Is It Hard to Get Disability in Texas?

It can be challenging to get Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits, whether you live in Texas or any other state. The Social Security Administration (SSA) administers both programs and denies most initial claims. A Texas disability attorney can answer your questions, including whether, in your situation, it is hard to get disability in Texas.
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