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Alabama Social Security Disability Insurance

Sidelined by illness or injury? If you are unable to work due to a disability, you may worry about how to make ends meet. Health care bills may pile up. Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) can help. Getting these benefits, however, is no small task. Your application may be denied if you fail to prove your need, so it's wise to partner with a disability attorney who knows the laws in your state. Alabama disability lawyers help people like you every day get benefits to secure their livelihoods and medical care.

What Is SSDI?

SSDI provides financial support to those who cannot work due to disability. It is funded by Social Security taxes. To qualify for SSDI, you must:

  • Have worked long enough to have paid a certain amount of Social Security taxes
  • Meet the Social Security definition of "disability"

An Alabama Social Security Disability (SSD) lawyer can help determine if you meet these requirements.

What Types of Disabilities Qualify?

SSDI is for those with severe disabilities. Conditions that may qualify include:

  • Arthritis
  • Autism
  • Back Injury
  • Bipolar
  • Brain Injury
  • Cancer related
  • Chronic fatigue
  • Depression
  • Emotional
  • Head injury
  • Hearing related
  • Herniated or ruptured disk
  • HIV/AIDs
  • Loss of limb
  • Mesothelioma
  • Neurological
  • Orthopedic
  • Psychological
  • PTSD
  • Skin disease stroke related
  • Work-related

You may need to supply careful documentation to get approved. Alabama SSDI attorneys can help you get a fair review. 

Why Hire an Alabama Disability Lawyer?

SSDI is a federal program.  But approvals are made at the state level. Alabama attorneys know the ins and outs of the process in that state. They can ensure you meet state requirements. And, if you are turned down, lawyers will guide you through the appeals process.

Locate a Local SSDI Lawyer Today

If injury or illness has left you unable to work, you are already coping with a lot. The last thing you need is to struggle through applying for—and possibly being denied—disability benefits. An SSDI lawyer can make all the difference. Call now to speak with an Alabama disability lawyer at 877-913-7222.