Social Security Disability

In Ohio, roughly 70% of initial Social Security Disability applications are denied and around 90% of claimants are denied at the Reconsideration level. With an experienced¬† Ohio Social Security Disability attorney, the chances of winning a social security disability claim are around 60% at the hearing level if the attorney can build sufficient evidence to […]

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Our client was a 43 year old woman who stopped by a customer’s office to drop off several ordered items on her way into work. Although our client had a business office, she also would occasionally make visits to customers’ homes or business establishments. After our client left the customer’s office, her automobile was rear-ended […]

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Our client was a 42 year old male who slipped on grease at work and fell severely twisting his low back and right knee. The claim was initially allowed for sprains of the low back and right knee.An MRI of the lumbar spine revealed degenerative disc disease and osteoarthritis of the L4-L5 and L5-S1.We eventually […]

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In 2012, more than 3.3 million people are nationally expected to file for social security disability benefits.This represents a 50% increase in workers’ social security disability and SSI applications from a decade ago.In 2011,the Social Security Administration denied over two-thirds of filed disability claims on initial determination. A claimant has 60 days from receipt of […]

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Most wage earners know that they will receive greater social security monthly retirement benefits by waiting until age 66 rather than electing to receive early social security retirement benefits at age 62. Early retirement benefits are paid at a permanently reduced rate. In contrast, a disabled person who is awarded social security disability benefits (disability […]

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