If you are attempting to secure disability benefits from the Social Security Administration or from a private Long-Term Disability insurer you may be wondering how much you can receive and how that total is determined.
The Compassionate Allowance program identifies medical conditions that meet its criteria for disability, reducing the wait for disability determination.
If a person is unable to work because of an amputation, they may be eligible for Social Security Disability benefits, but only under certain conditions.
SS disability benefits continue for as long as a person is disabled. However, there are some circumstances under which they may stop paying those benefits.
Many people apply for SSDI each year, but only 35% of initial applications are approved which means 65% of applications are initially denied.