Disability

8th Feb, '19

Is it Harder to Prove a Social Security Disability Claim Based on a Mental Impairment?

2019-02-18T19:28:13+00:00 February 8th, 2019|Disability, Social Security|

Approximately one-fourth of the total applicants for Social Security Disability list some form of mental disorder as their primary impairment. The majority of the mental impairment claims include anxiety disorders, bipolar disorders, and depression. However, such claims are difficult to win if you do not understand how the SSA reviews such claims or know the [...]

3rd Jan, '19

What to Disclose to Your Social Security Disability Attorney

2019-02-15T17:57:10+00:00 January 3rd, 2019|Blog, Disability, Long Term Disability, Workers' Compensation, Workman's Comp|

If you or a loved one feel that you are entitled to social security disability benefits, it’s important to talk to an attorney with extensive experience in this area of the law before, during, and after the application process. The attorney can help you navigate the application process and help you give you the best [...]

3rd Dec, '18

Filing for Disability: Do You Qualify for Social Security Disability Benefits?

2019-02-06T14:42:35+00:00 December 3rd, 2018|Blog, Disability, Long Term Disability|

Understanding the social security disability laws can be difficult. It may seem like one person you know who you think can work was quickly and easily approved for benefits, while others who really look to be unable were denied. Knowing more about the rules and regulations that govern the disability approval process may help you [...]

30th Oct, '17

In the News: Workplace Injury at Factories

2017-10-30T19:42:14+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Accident Attorney, Disability, Long Term Disability, Workers' Compensation, Workman's Comp|

Regulations concerning worker safety have vastly improved working conditions on factory floors since the birth of manufacturing. Still, even now, workers face conditions that can lead to accidents or long-term injuries. Repetitive motion, extreme temperatures, hazardous materials, and heavy machinery all create risk. Recent Complaints About Working Conditions in US Factories A recent law has been [...]

30th Jun, '17

Understanding Types of Disability Insurance in Arizona

2018-01-03T16:30:58+00:00 June 30th, 2017|Disability, Long Term Disability, Social Security|

If you have been injured, it's important to understand the different kinds of disability insurance in Arizona. If you're facing obstacles obtaining your due insurance payouts, don't give up. Contact the Arizona disability lawyers at Schiffman Law Firm. SSI Short for Supplemental Security Income, this is a form of need-based assistance for low-income individuals. Unlike [...]

18th Apr, '16

Have You Worked Enough to Qualify for Disability?

2016-04-18T21:28:13+00:00 April 18th, 2016|Blog, Disability|

Getting social security disability insurance depends on how much you have worked, as this determines your insured status. The social security administration (SSA) will look at the number of quarters of coverage you have earned from your work in the years before filing to determine if you have contributed enough to the system to draw benefits from [...]

7th Mar, '16

5 Reasons VETS Should Apply For Social Security Disability

2016-03-07T16:39:18+00:00 March 7th, 2016|Disability, Social Security|

Veterans seeking legal advice from a social security disability attorney may be advised to apply for social security disability benefits, for a few good reasons. 1. Two Types of Benefits Veterans who qualify for social security disability benefits will receive them, as well as any veterans benefits they may already be receiving. They are able [...]

22nd Feb, '16

Unconventional, Non-Medical Evidence That Can Help You Win Social Security Disability

2016-02-22T11:28:22+00:00 February 22nd, 2016|Disability, Social Security|

To make a social security disability claim, you will need to have various forms of evidence. Your attorney can give you specific legal advice about what is best in your situation, but when you prepare to file your claim, you should know that your case might be improved by non-medical evidence. The best social security [...]