Starting the process for Social Security disability benefits can be confusing. The following sections will take you through the process step by step. We’ve designed this page to be the one stop shop for someone thinking about or starting a Social Security disability application. If you have questions or need help, don’t hesitate to call our office to speak to one of our Utah Social Security disability attorneys - (801) 328-5600.
SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY BASICS
Social Security Benefits: What You Need to Know
you are awarded benefits under Title II, you will receive a monthly
cash benefits and Medicare. The amount of cash you receive is determined
on how much tax you have paid and Medicare becomes active 29 months
from the day you become disabled. Title XVI also includes a monthly cash
benefit and Medicaid. As the cost of living increases, that amount
awarded also increases.
What Benefits Can You Receive from the SSD Program?
you’ve been physically injured to a point that you are no longer able
to return to work, Social Security Benefits are available. Find out if
your condition qualifies for cash and medical benefits to provide
financial security and peace of mind. There are two types of benefits
administered by the Social Security Administration. Find out if you are
What Do I Have To Prove To Win My Claim?
you must be able to prove that you are disabled according to the Social
Security rules. There are 5 steps to go through in order to determine
on your own whether or not you qualify. Don’t put it off any longer,
find out today whether or not you can qualify for SSD Benefits.
How Long Does The Claims Process Take?
claims process has 5 potential components including: 1. Initial
Application 2. Request for Reconsideration 3. Request for a hearing
before an administrative law judge 4. The Appeals Council 5. Federal
Court. Once an initial application is filed it takes around 1-6 months
for a response.
How to Win Your SSD Case
To win a disability case you have to show you meet every part of the 5 Step Sequential Evaluation.
The 5 Step Sequential Evaluation is a 5 step test used to determine
whether or not an individual’s situation complies with the legal
definition of disability.
How to File a Claim?
about exactly how to fill out the paperwork for a Social Security
Disability claim? This page provides a list of all the required
documents you will need with step-by-step instructions.
Are You Eligible for SSD?
When applying for SSDI, make sure to educate yourself on the conditions that need to be met in order to qualify, and the process for applying. If your disease is not listed, it may still covered by disability insurance.
What's the Claims Process?
you’ve got your Initial Application filed, what happens next? These
blog posts will explain what you can expect from the Social Security
Administration from the time you file your Initial Application forward
and any other pressing questions you may have.
How to Fill Out a Form?
the Initial Application is completed you will be directed to more
in-depth forms to complete. Once you’re to this point you will be
thoroughly instructed how to successfully fill out the remaining forms
and help you understand the role they play in the claims process.
contact a qualified Utah-based disability attorney or advocate who can
help you with your appeal, please fill out a free disability case
evaluation today. We have offices in Draper, Bountiful, and Orem to
serve you where you live.
How to Qualify for SSD?
qualify for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) you need to be age 65 or
older, blind, or disabled. This program is designed for people who
don’t have sufficient work credits to qualify for Social Security
Disability Benefits (SSDI) and who have limited resources.
How much can I get if I win?
When do I get the benefits?
10 year award and denial snapshot. The challenge of getting benefits
and why you need a Utah Social Security disability attorney from Summit
Disability Law Group.
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