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Overview of Social Security Disability Benefits

Overview of Social Security Disability Benefits

The Social Security Administration (SSA) is not just for retirement. The SSA offers two types of disability benefits for those who qualify. Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) pays benefits to a worker who has a ... ......[Read More]
Know Your Right in Case of an Accident!

Know Your Right in Case of an Accident!

It has been observed that most people are unaware of their right to be represented by legal representatives in trying situations. Legal assistance is available to everyone irrespective of the colour, cast or creed. It is a potent tool to fight against any kind of injustice meted out.......[Read More]
Workers Compensation Victims Are Desperate

Workers Compensation Victims Are Desperate

Workers' compensation rates drop January 2009. While this may seem like good news for the industry, injured workers are discovering it is much harder to find legal representation when they are denied benefits insurance companies. This is because changes to the Workers Compensation Statute effec......[Read More]
How Does the Ticket To Work Function?

How Does the Ticket To Work Function?

One of the most well-known work incentive programs, when it comes to Social Security Disability Insurance and Supplemental Security Income, is the Ticket to Work program. Through this program, disabled individuals that are currently receiving ... ......[Read More]
What Are The Benefits of SSDI?

What Are The Benefits of SSDI?

Many people are applying or have applied for Social Security Disability Insurance. Generally speaking, people who are eligible for the program wish to be a part of it, but how much do you know about ... ......[Read More]
Injury Claim Advice - Some Great Tips

Injury Claim Advice - Some Great Tips

It happened in the flash of a second or it could have been building over a prolonged period of time. Either way, you have been injured in the work place or as the result of someone else's negligence. Now you are suffering, unable to work and you need cash.......[Read More]
Do I Need Representation?

Do I Need Representation?

There is absolutely no reason under the sun why you could not apply for either Social Security Disability Insurance or Supplemental Security Income all on your own. Even in the event that you have a mental or physical condition that makes it difficult for you to complete the process on your own, the......[Read More]
Expert Guidance on Workers Compensation Insurance

Expert Guidance on Workers Compensation Insurance

The United States, amongst other countries has laws in place to protect employees in case they become ill or suffer work place injury. In a nutshell this program is known as workers compensation insurance. The specific coverage and the eligibility criteria for workers compensation insurance varies f......[Read More]
Work Related Accident Claim Help and Advice!

Work Related Accident Claim Help and Advice!

Workplace injuries are not uncommon. They occur despite the best safety measures. However, most of the injuries occur due to the negligence of the employer, or unsafe measures at the workplace. Any victim of workplace injury can make a claim for the injuries suffered. This can help them get compensa......[Read More]
NY State Workers Comp Law Reform Can Mean Lower Insurance Rates For Your Business

NY State Workers Comp Law Reform Can Mean Lower Insurance Rates For Your Business

Workers Compensation insurance is a maze of intricate details and traps for anyone but a trained specialist. These can lead to overcharges on your policy. Your only defense? Master the complexities... or hire an expert who can get a substantial, unexpected refund for your company or organization. Wo......[Read More]
Social Security Administration Speeds Up Approval of Social Security Disability Claims

Social Security Administration Speeds Up Approval of Social Security Disability Claims

The Social Security Administration has started making progress in reducing the time for review and approval of claims for Social Security Disability benefits. Three years ago, the average national delay between filing a Social Security Disability (SSD) claim and getting a decision was about 17 month......[Read More]
Choosing Acupuncture for Workers Comp

Choosing Acupuncture for Workers Comp

If you were injured at work, now you can choose acupuncture as your form of rehabilitation for a workers compensation illness or injury. The California Department of Industrial Relations made revisions to current workers compensation laws in 2007 stating, "Acupuncture is used as an option when ......[Read More]
Disability Claims Study and Review

Disability Claims Study and Review

The Council for Disability Awareness 2011 claims study identifies many aspects of both current and ongoing claims. The data, unbiased, is independent 3rd party, relevant information on the why's, who's and how much's of disability usage. Also included are trends and statistical data c......[Read More]
How can disability cover save your household?

How can disability cover save your household?

Regardless of whether or not you are concerned about taking out disability cover it's important to make sure that your household keeps running even when you are unable to provide for everyone. An unforeseen disability ... ......[Read More]
Virginia Workers' Compensation and Social Security Disability: Is the Disability Test the Same?

Virginia Workers' Compensation and Social Security Disability: Is the Disability Test the Same?

An injured worker in Virginia needs disability compensation. There are two programs available; namely, Virginia Workers' Compensation and Social Security Disability but the test for disability is very different.......[Read More]
Working While Receiving SSDI - Is It Possible?

Working While Receiving SSDI - Is It Possible?

Many people who are receiving Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) also are looking for opportunities to do some sort of work. Working can provide extra income to those who are having trouble meeting their expenses. Perhaps more importantly, working can provide a sense of fulfillment and aid ......[Read More]
Should Medical Students Consider Disability Insurance?

Should Medical Students Consider Disability Insurance?

Purchasing a policy while still in medical school presents tremendous advantages that can save students money after graduation, while protecting their financial future and providing the peace of mind necessary to focus on the demands of a career in medicine.......[Read More]
What to Look For When Comparing Disability Insurance Company Ratings

What to Look For When Comparing Disability Insurance Company Ratings

Rating disability insurance companies is important to ensure that you are only investing in the best policies that can back you up financially. There are certain points to follow in order for you to assess and compare the reliability and performance of the insurance company.......[Read More]
Disability Health Insurance Benefits

Disability Health Insurance Benefits

Try talking to disabled individuals. Chances are they made sure that they have disability health insurance. This is because for the days that they work, in all those years, they have encountered some problems that the people with disabilities did not have to face.......[Read More]
Why You Need To Report An Accident At Work

Why You Need To Report An Accident At Work

Figures from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) suggest that in 2006-07, 274,000 reportable injuries occurred. So how do you report an accident in the workplace?......[Read More]