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What You Should Know About SSD Compassionate Allowances

Your Guide to Understanding Social Security Disability’s Compassionate Allowances (CAL) Some individuals who meet Social Security’s standards for disability benefits, may also be eligible for a Compassionate Allowances (CAL). This is a program designed by the Social Security Administration (SSA) to quickly identify diseases and other medical conditions that, by definition, meet Social Security's standards [...]

By |2019-03-25T15:10:15+00:00March 19th, 2019|Social Security Disability|0 Comments

A Look Back on Some of Our Top Blogs of 2018

Top Personal Injury Advice and Accident Prevention Tips of 2018 Our team has been busy welcoming in the New Year! But not before we had the chance to reflect back on what our blog readers and friends via our social communities had to say about the most helpful information and tips we have been sharing [...]

7 Social Security Facts That May Surprise You

Social Security Benefits Set to Increase in 2019 In 2018, about 63 million Americans received approximately one trillion dollars in Social Security benefits while an estimated 175 million workers were covered under Social Security. In Kentucky, nearly 950,000 residents currently receive some type of Social Security benefits and that statistic is likely to grow substantially from here [...]

By |2018-12-28T18:21:59+00:00December 26th, 2018|Kentucky News, Social Security Disability|0 Comments

What Are the Steps Involved in Applying for Long Term Disability in Kentucky

Guide to Understanding Long Term Disability Denials and Appeals WATCH: Attorney Sara Martin Diaz, who handles most of the LTD cases for the firm, talks about what made her want to become an attorney and why Rhoads & Rhoads is different. A disability or serious illness can rob an individual’s ability to work and carry [...]

By |2018-11-09T21:17:34+00:00November 9th, 2018|Insurance, Social Security Disability|0 Comments

Steps to Appeal a Social Security Disability Denial

WATCH Attorney Kyle Lamar explains the factors used to determine whether or not you have a Social Security Disability (SSD/SSI) case in the state of Kentucky. What to Do If Your Social Security Disability Benefits Were Denied Kentuckians may apply to receive Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits after they have been diagnosed with a disabling condition [...]

By |2018-10-19T13:48:36+00:00October 19th, 2018|Social Security Disability, Tips|0 Comments

Social Security Survivor Benefits in the State of Kentucky

Who is Eligible for Social Security Survivor Benefits? Accidents happen every day and are often followed by catastrophic injuries or deaths that leave a loss of income and extra hardships for a spouse and children of the deceased. In most cases, families can be eligible to receive a lump-sum death payment and monthly cash Social [...]

By |2018-10-17T02:21:09+00:00October 10th, 2018|Social Security Disability, Tips|0 Comments

Social Security Disability Benefits May Be Available for Kentucky Cancer Patients

Cancer Patients May Qualify for Social Security Disability Benefits In 2015, just over 11 percent of Kentuckians were receiving some form of a Social Security Disability (SSD) benefit payment, the second highest percentage in the country. And, since 2002, the percentage of Kentucky’s population receiving disability payments has never fallen below second among the fifty [...]

By |2018-06-05T14:45:58+00:00May 23rd, 2018|Social Security Disability|0 Comments

5 Questions You Should Have About Kentucky Social Security Disability

5 Social Security Disability Questions You Need Answers To More than 11 percent of Kentuckians receive some form of Social Security disability payment, making Kentucky the second highest state in dispersing the funds. If you have a disability and find that you are no longer able to support yourself and your family, nothing should stand in the way of [...]

By |2018-03-29T20:47:33+00:00March 14th, 2018|Social Security Disability, Tips|0 Comments

Social Security Disability Backlog Affects Kentuckians

1 Million Americans Awaiting Social Security Disability Nearly 950,000 Kentucky residents currently receive some type of Social Security benefits and that number is not likely to grow substantially from here on out. Data compiled by the Social Security Administration (SSA) say more than 1 million Americans who have applied are waiting out an approval they [...]

By |2017-09-29T13:36:19+00:00September 19th, 2017|Social Security Disability|0 Comments

Can I Work While Collecting Social Security?

Understanding Your Employment Options While Collecting Social Security Going from working to not working can be an adjustment to most people who have been employed for a long period or time or for those who enjoy staying active on the job. And after a person becomes eligible for disability benefits, they may be confused about [...]

By |2017-07-19T19:35:55+00:00July 6th, 2017|Social Security Disability|0 Comments