People apply for Social Security Disability Benefits every day, more than can ultimately be approved for benefits. Furthermore, the economic uncertainty of Social Security makes approval an even more challenging goal. At the initial stage of application, over 70% of applications are denied in Kentucky. Of those denials, claimants who seek reconsideration are even more
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There are, or can be, several stages to the process of securing Social Security Disability benefits. First, there is the initial filing of your claim, filing an appeal if claim is denied, and if that appeal is denied, then filing for a hearing before a judge.
Social Security disability benefits are available to those who are unable to work due to illness or injury. If you’re considering applying for Social Security disability, you probably have questions about the qualifications. One question many people have is “can I apply for Social Security disability benefits if I have family members who are working?”