Articles about Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) from Nash Disability Law in Chicago. We help Chicago people win disability benefits,

Should I Trust Social Security Disability Advice from Social Media?

January 2, 2024

Anyone can create a TikTok (or Facebook or Instagram or any social media) account. As you may already know, not everyone on the Internet is really the expert they pretend to be. Be cautious when taking any advice from a social media platform, and this goes double for legal advice, particularly from someone who is

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What Happens to a Social Security Disability Claim When a Person Passes Away?

December 4, 2023

Here is just one measure of how difficult and backlogged the Social Security Disability process is: Tragically about 10,000 Americans die every year while waiting for a Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) appeal hearing after being initially turned down, according to the Government Accountability Office. If a disability applicant dies while waiting to be approved

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Will a Disabled Parking Placard Help My Disability Case?

October 2, 2023

A disabled parking permit can be a wonderfully convenient aid for a person with a condition that limits their mobility. A disabled parking placard allows someone to park in disabled parking spaces near the entrances of stores, schools, offices and other buildings. But will it help you win Social Security Disability benefits? Nash Disability Law

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Does Being a Liability to an Employer Boost My SSDI Claim?

October 1, 2023

Clients seeking disability benefits often tell us they were turned down for a job because the employer was concerned that their impairments could pose a risk for the company. For example, if a job applicant is suffering from a brain injury or an autoimmune disorder that causes occasional seizures, an employer could be hesitant to

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