Disability Insights

Oct 25, 2016

The Long Wait for Disability

Waiting for your disability hearing is hard. It is common to wait for more than a year to have your... Read More

Sep 28, 2016

Preparing for Hearing When the Claimant Has Died

The loss of a loved one after a long disability can be a difficult time, especially if they were waiting... Read More

Aug 16, 2016

Substitution of Party: What Happens When a Disability Claimant Dies?

The loss of a loved one after a long disability can be a difficult time, especially if they were waiting... Read More

Jul 25, 2016

Drinking and Disability: Will Alcohol or Drug Use Hurt my Case?

The issue of drug and alcohol abuse can be a complicated one. In short, abusing drugs or alcohol will make... Read More

Jul 11, 2016

What Happens After My Hearing?

It is normal to wonder, even before your disability hearing, what to expect once you appear before the judge. While... Read More

Jun 15, 2016

What Happens if I Have a Bad Judge?

The internet has created a lot of web sites where you can find ratings of restaurants, airlines, mechanics, doctors, and... Read More

May 31, 2016

Why do I Need to Have a Hearing?

We all seem to know at least one person who moved easily through the disability process, getting an approval from... Read More

May 12, 2016

New Government Study Debunks Social Security Myths

A government study issued in April 2016 revealed that the vast majority of people denied their Social Security Disability benefits... Read More

Feb 23, 2016

How to Access Free or Low Cost Medical Care

For any disability claim to be successful, there must be medical evidence demonstrating that your impairments are severe. This presents... Read More

Jan 26, 2016

Appeals Council Remand Rate Plunges

Every claimant who is denied at hearing by an ALJ has the right to appeal that decision to the Appeals... Read More