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Make sure you're ready for your Social Security disability case

When people get a job in a particular field, they often become experts in that field. They learn the ins and outs of the business and how to make the most out of that particular industry. Even if people don't necessarily love their jobs, they still often learn a great deal while in that position. This knowledge helps them work more effectively.

What if you are required to work in an unsafe environment?

If you are injured while on the job, your employer's workers' compensation insurance should pay for your medical treatment and compensate you for your injuries and associated losses. However,this doesn't always happen automatically. Because workers' compensation must approve your medical treatment, including the doctors you see and the procedures allowed, you may have to wait for treatment or not be able to get the care you feel you need.

Does a person's age affect an SSDI application?

When people are unable to work because of an illness or injury, Social Security disability benefits can be a lifesaver. These benefits can give people the financial support that they need to live their lives. Without this income, people may have a hard time paying for their housing, food and other necessities. However, in order to qualify for SSDI and other disability benefits, certain requirements must be met.

Social security disability requires inability to work

The world can be a dangerous and unpredictable place. In the blink of an eye, a person can suffer from a serious injury that can take that person away from the individual's job. If the injury is completely disabling, the person may never be able to return to work. In these cases, federal disability benefits may be available. Through the Social Security Disability Insurance program, disabled individuals may be able to collect compensation to help support themselves and supplement their lost wages.

Social Security disability benefits following a divorce

Families in Pennsylvania are made up of all sorts of arrangements. Often, more than one family member must work to support the family. If a family member is disabled, it can be difficult or impossible for the family to earn the income it needs to survive. Social Security disability benefits may be available if the disabled family member qualifies. These benefits can be the only source of income in some situations.

Are SSD records private?

When you are unable to work because of a disability, you may not know how to make ends meet. There can be financial concerns about how to pay for your most basic needs. In order to ensure that people have the ability to meet their basic financial obligations, the Social Security disability program will pay benefits to certain disabled individuals. These benefits are often accrued following years in the workplace.

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Our Philadelphia firm and attorneys have received numerous accolades in the area of workers' compensation law. Several of our attorneys have been recognized by their peers and listed in Super Lawyers since 2006. The Super Lawyers process recognizes the top lawyers in their fields in Pennsylvania.

Since 2010, our law firm has been rated as a tier-one law firm for workers' compensation law claimants in Pennsylvania by U.S. News & World Report — Best Law Firms Edition.

Since 2009, Jason Krasno has been selected to the Best Lawyers® "America's Best" series. The Best Lawyers® award is given only to a handful of attorneys throughout the United States each year. Jason was also selected as a top workers' compensation attorney. You can see the articles on Jason in Newsweek's Aug. 23, 2010, edition.

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