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Illinois Social Security disability lawyer helps clients nationwide with SSDI & SSI disability. Attorney Richard I. Feingold offers free consult regarding disability benefits law.

What Is SSDI and Why Is It Important?

September 3, 2014 by

What is SSDI? At its heart, Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) is just that – an insurance policy that you can collect on if you ever suffer from a disability and are unable to work to make money. Other private disability policies exist and can be purchased or received as ...

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Published in Medical Issues

Your Disability Rights Explained

August 27, 2014 by

If you have a disability and want to apply for benefits from the Social Security Administration (SSA), the process may seem overwhelming at first. Visit their website and you’ll see a long list of requirements for eligibility, and even longer descriptions for the various qualifying disabilities that someone may suffer ...

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Published in Medical Issues

What Is a Disability? Get Free Answers Here

August 20, 2014 by

What is a disability? “Disability” is a fairly vague term that can mean a lot of different things in different contexts. According to the American Disability Association, a disability is any physical or mental impairment that limits one or more major life activities.  Social Security takes this definition one step ...

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Published in Medical Issues

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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Published in Work Issues