Determination of Total and Permanent Disability

How is the Status of Total and Permanent Disability Determined?

To be determined to have a total and permanent disability it must be shown that you are unable to engage in any substantial gainful activity by reason of a medically determinable physical or mental impairment that can be expected to result in death or that has lasted for a continuous period of no less than 60 months or can be expected to last for a continuous period of no less than 60 months.