An employee is often at a severe disadvantage when dealing with aspects of Social Security Disability claims following an injury. Aside from having to physically deal with the injury and all the limitations it presents to the victim, understanding the rules, laws and procedures required to obtain Social Security Disability benefits can make things particularly overwhelming.
While out of work, bills and medical expenses may add up, making it even more difficult for the injured to properly cope and handle the situation. In addition to Social Security Disability benefits or workers’ compensation, an injured individual may be entitled to compensation for pain and suffering; however, this is dependent on the situation. Nonetheless, injured workers do not need to tackle these issues alone.
If an employee attempted to handle the claim by themselves and was denied, it is important to understand that not all hope is lost and filing an appeal may lead to success. The process can be complicated, and it may be wise to seek professional assistance to overcome potential obstacles. Our law firm has knowledgeable and skilled attorneys that have helped past clients navigate Social Security Disabilities benefit claims.
Since 1992, Terry Katz & Associates, P.C., Attorneys at Law, has been providing aid and assistance in obtaining compensation and benefits to thousands of employees who filed claims for benefits because of illness, injury or accident. For over 25 years, our team has achieved excellent results with workers’ compensation claims and Social Security Disability benefits for employees in need. To learn more, check out our law firm’s Social Security Disability overview. This could provide general information about these types of claims, benefit issues and possible options to resolve any legal issues.