What Is The Timeline to Be Approved for SSI/SSD Benefits?

Learn about the factors involved in receiving benefits from the SSA. A discussion of the timeline for SSI and SSDI benefits. Based on the timeframe for each phase of the application process, it can take anywhere from three months to almost three years to be approved for benefits.

By |2021-03-17T16:14:03-05:00March 15th, 2021|Application process, Blog, SSD, SSI|Comments Off on What Is The Timeline to Be Approved for SSI/SSD Benefits?

Hernia Mesh Surgery: Long-Term Complications, Treatment, and Compensation

If you’ve been injured as a result of hernia mesh surgery, you may be entitled to compensation from the manufacturer (if the hernia mesh was defective) or the physician (if the complications resulted from a medical mistake). Read on to learn more about potential hernia mesh complications, treatment, and the amount of compensation you may be eligible to receive.

By |2021-02-22T15:23:52-06:00February 22nd, 2021|Blog, Hernia Mesh Injury|Comments Off on Hernia Mesh Surgery: Long-Term Complications, Treatment, and Compensation

How Much Will Hernia Mesh Cases Be Worth?

One of the first questions a person who has filed, or is considering filing, a hernia mesh lawsuit usually asks is: How much is my hernia mesh case worth, and how long will it take to get compensated for my injuries? Numerous factors can affect the final compensation package, see how.

By |2021-01-26T15:34:37-06:00January 26th, 2021|Blog, Hernia Mesh Injury|Comments Off on How Much Will Hernia Mesh Cases Be Worth?

Retirement and Social Security Disability

Whether you can receive retirement and SSDI benefits depends on what you mean by “retirement”. For SSDI purposes, retirement means benefits paid through the SSA. Yet Social Security retirement benefits are not always the only benefit people receive when they retire. Pensions or 401(k) plans through an employer also pay benefits at retirement. While many people generically refer to each of these as “retirement” benefits, for purposes of receiving both SSDI and retirement benefits, they are very different.

By |2021-01-19T14:38:18-06:00January 19th, 2021|Blog, SSD|1 Comment