Torrisi & Torrisi, P.C.

Torrisi & Torrisi, P.C. North Andover Law Firm Representing Injured Workers

Call For A Free Initial Consultation
978-291-6161
Se Habla Español · Si Parla Italiano

Who qualifies for Social Security Disability Insurance Benefits?

Sometimes life brings unavoidable tragedy into our lives. Many workers and combat veterans have suffered from serious injury and are left with few options when it comes to finding help. Serious physical and mental health disabilities stop people from earning a living and properly providing for themselves, and their loved-ones.

Anytime there are obstacles to creating a financial foundation for yourself, you’re in trouble. Everyone needs money to pay their bills and have the life they dream about. If you are suffering from a serious physical or mental limitation, you could be eligible for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits.

Here is a list of criteria that must be met to qualify for SSDI:

  • Types of impairment - Your illness or impairment must be among a list of qualifying types. Common types include: heart disease, cancer, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease, depression/anxiety, orthopedic injuries, etc.
  • Duration of injury/medical condition – Any qualifying injury or medical condition must show consistency for a minimum of 12 months or be expected to persist for the next 12 months or is expected to lead to a pre-mature death.
  • Active work history – Applicants need to have paid into FICA taxes during an extensive amount of previous work history.

If you are unsure about your qualifying for SSDI, it is important to seek legal counsel right away. There are many laws surrounding disability among workers that could help you recover lost wages and acquire the financial security you need. You are not alone in legal justification for the benefits you seek. Getting approved for SSDI could make a huge impact on your daily quality-of-life.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information
Email Us For A Response

Get A Free Consultation

Tell us about your case and we’ll get back to you with a FREE case evaluation.

Contact the Firm

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

Torrisi & Torrisi, P.C.

Torrisi & Torrisi, P.C.

Torrisi & Torrisi, P.C.
555 Turnpike Street
Suite 44
North Andover, MA 01845

Phone: 978-291-6161
Fax: 978-682-3330
North Andover Law Office Map