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Nonexertional components of work

July 16, 2017 by

Exertional vs. Nonexertional Limitations - What's the difference?

Your illnesses, injuries, and related symptoms can cause limitations that make it harder to function at work.  These limitations can be caused by pain as well as struggles with concentration and focus.  Social Security may have to evaluate your ability to do ...

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Social Security Disability and Work: Determining Residual Functional Capacity

January 20, 2013 by
Social Security Disability and Work: Determining Residual Functional Capacity

For Social Security Disability, work ability may depend upon what is one's Residual Functional Capacity (RFC). This can play a critical role in determining whether a claimant is eligible for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits or SSI. If a claimant’s impairments do not satisfy the requirements of the Listings ...

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