Monthly Archives: March 2011

Being Awarded Social Security Disability is based on functional capacity, but what is functional capacity?

If your Social Security Disability application is reviewed by a Social Security disability examiner or an Administrative Law Judge they will use three basic criteria to determine if you are disabled. First, do you have a mental or physical condition … Continue reading

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Eligibility for disability benefits from the Social Security Administration

The Social Security Administration (SSA) estimates 3 out of 10 Americans may become disabled prior to retirement age. Not everyone who is unable to work is considered “disabled” by the Social Security Administration. If the Social Security Administration determines you … Continue reading

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