Social Security: Information for Persons with Disabilities Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Social Security category.

Publication List:

Single Mothers More Likely to Live in Poverty than Single Dads
Single motherhood requires efforts to end female poverty by enforcing anti-discrimination laws and offering opportunities and training for better-paying positions - Published: 2015-09-03
Free Disability Evaluation: Claims and Appeals
Provides a number of resources for a free online short or long-term disability claim evaluation or appeal - Published: 2014-11-07
Electronic Social Security Payments - Beware of Scammers
Information to help prevent fraud and scammers stealing your Social Security benefit payments - Published: 2013-11-08
Social Security Means Testing to Improve Solvency
Means Testing for Social Security examines proposals designed to limit Social Security benefits to high-income retirees - Published: 2012-12-13
Determining Disability for Social Security - Vocational Experts Role
A vocational expert witness testifies at Social Security disability appeal hearings at the request of an Administrative Law Judge - Published: 2012-01-11
SSDI for Workers Disabled by Heart Disease
Heart disease is considered a cardiovascular system disability by the Social Security Administration but applicants need prove their illness is serious enough to prevent them working - Published: 2011-12-30
The Forgotten Laborer - Raising the Retirement Age
Republican representative calling for raising the retirement age as high as 70 over the next 20 years - Published: 2011-03-04
Social Security Disability - Basic Information
According to the Social Security Administration, a 20-year-old worker has a three in ten chance of becoming impaired or disabled before the age of retirement - Published: 2010-10-04
Accenture Report Recommends New Approaches to Help Human and Social Service Agencies
A new report from Accenture questions practices of traditional social security systems that are isolating people from society - Published: 2009-03-04
Going to a Disability Hearing Alone is Risky
When a vocational expert or VE is present it is critical a disability attorney present your social security disability case - Published: 2009-01-09
Chronic Illness is a Disability
Many who are disabled due to a chronic illness feel that the social security definition of disability does not cover them - Published: 2009-01-09