If you are unable to work, you may qualify for Social Security Disability. But the claim process is complex and many people you apply are initially turned down. Get the experienced representation you need to recommend improvements to your claim or preparing your reconsideration request when you contact Weston G. Cotten, Attorney at Law.
Schedule a FREE consultation to determine if you are eligible for Social Security
Disability (SSD) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI).
• SSD is intended for people who have worked and earned enough
for disability income.
• SSI is a supplemental program intended for people who have not
worked enough to earn SSD coverage or receive low SSD payments.
• To be eligible for either SSD or SSI you must be unable to work due to
physical or mental impairment and you must be able to show that your medical
problems are expected to last at least 12 months or result in death and are so
severe you cannot perform past employment or any other "substantial gainful
• If you are eligible for SSD, you may also be eligible for MEDICARE. If you are eligible
for SSI you may be entitled to MEDI-CAl. You may also be eligible for widow's
(or widower's) benefits, benefits for dependent minors and disability benefits for children.
Get the assistance you need with the claim process.