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What is Social Security Disability

Social Security disability benefits are government programs devised to help people who are unable to work and make money for themselves due to a permanent disability or disabling condition. There are two categories available for applicants to fall into, Social Security Disability Insurance, SSDI for short, and Supplemental Security Income, commonly known as SSI. Social Security Disability Insurance is typically meant for anyone who has paid into Social Security taxes through working for five of the last ten years. There are different requirements for younger people. The bottom line is in the case of SSDI, even higher earners are eligible for benefits while on the other hand, Social Security Income benefits have inflexible financial requirements and strict rules in order to keep receiving payments.

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How a Reynoldsburg Social Security Disability Attorney Can Help

Applying for Social Security disability benefits can be an intimidating process. Having a skilled professional on your side ensures you receive the benefits you deserve. Previous cases show that claimants who hire attorneys are twice as likely to gain access to benefits when compared to those who handle their case themselves. Since the Social Security benefit system is so precise, many prospects find that gathering the necessary information in order to apply can be stressful and complicated.

Our legal team here at Hoglund Law is here to help you. We have handled over 30,000 clients and our attorneys have over 175 years of combined experience. We are prepared to work with you to assemble your case and put you on the right track. Call today for a free evaluation.

Who Qualifies for Social Security Disability

In 2019, around 64 million Americans will receive benefits. Over two million people apply every year. Because of this, there are very specific and strict conditions when it comes to who is eligible for benefits. There is a full list of conditions that the Social Security Administration has available online. An example of some illnesses and disabilities included are AIDS, epilepsy, cancer, and autism.

You may be missing out on benefits, so it is important to get a professional opinion as soon as possible or as soon as you are hurt and no longer able to work.

Knowing whether you are eligible or not can be difficult so having a professional opinion is crucial. Reaching out to Hoglund Law for a free case evaluation will help determine your best course of action.

Why Are People Denied Social Security Disability

It is common for first-time applicants to get denied. Rejection of benefits can be overwhelming, and rejection upon reconsideration is frustrating. It is important not to be discouraged. The Social Security Administration has very specific and strict qualifications for applicants so hiring an attorney to help can be the difference in whether you receive your benefits or not.

There are a few conditions in which applicants will be rejected immediately. A common reason first-time applicants are denied can be anything as small as a paperwork error. A few other reasons are if a disability is not perceived as permanent (likely to last less than a year), if your disability is due to drugs or alcohol, and if you are not upkeeping your treatment plan, for example.

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Have You Been Denied SSDI / SSI?

Denial is common, it is important not to panic and to keep a positive attitude. If you qualify through our free initial consultation, our attorneys will make sure all your documents are in order and develop a strong case to present in court for your appeal. Applications that are well-developed and have strong evidence are more likely to be approved.

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How to apply for Social Security Benefits in Reynoldsburg

Preparing to file can be complicated, there are many things you need to have ready before you can apply such as medical history, Social Security information, proof of age and income and much more. There is a list of necessary documents available online. If you do not have all the needed documents available, you should still apply right away and turn in the documents as they become available to you to avoid missing payments on benefits.

To apply, you can visit a Social Security Administration office nearest to you: 220 S Hamilton Road, Columbus, Ohio 43213. You can also apply for benefits over the phone at (800) 772-1213 or online.

Your Local Social Security Office

US Social Security Administration

Address: 220 S Hamilton Road, Columbus, Ohio 43213

Phone: 1 (800) 772-1213 or TTY: 1 (800) 325-0778

220 S Hamilton Road
Columbus, Ohio 43213

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Social Security Office Hours

Monday 9:00am – 4:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am – 4:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am – 12:00pm
Thursday 9:00am – 4:00pm
Friday 9:00am – 4:00pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Closed on Federal Holidays.

About Reynoldsburg, OH

Reynoldsburg is about 20 minutes from Columbus. This historic town is home to over 37,000 people. Besides the regular hiking, biking and shopping, there is plenty to do in Reynoldsburg. Reynoldsburg hosts a variety of events every year such as the annual Taste of Reynoldsburg business expo, which features local restaurant’s favorite dishes and since the suburb is known as the “birthplace” of the tomato, the Tomato Festival is held each year in August to celebrate because in the 19th century, with the help of his son, Alexander Livingston developed the first ever tomato. The celebration features tomato judging contests, food, fun, and games.