Tampa Social Security Disability Lawyer
The attorneys at Anderson & Anderson, combine experience, knowledge, diligence and dedication in pursuing Social Security Disability benefits for Florida residents. However, the process is anything but automatic. Applying for SSDI or SSI is complex and discouraging since most applicants are turned down the first time they apply. Unaware of their options and rights, many give up.
Fighting For Your Rights To SSD Or SSI Benefits
If you have been denied Social Security Disability benefits, do not give up. The initial rejection is not the final word on the matter. You need an attorney at your side who will navigate you through a complicated process with a powerful government bureaucracy.
We pride ourselves on earning the trust of our clients and the resulting referral base. In fact, many of our clients who retain us for the Social Security Disability application or appeals help previously used our attorneys for the injury case that led to their disability claim.
Our Tampa Social Security Disability lawyers help their fellow Florida residents apply for the following types of Social Security Disability benefits.
- Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI)
- Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
- Disabled widow’s and widower’s benefits
- Disabled adult child benefits
In order to be eligible for Social Security Disability, you must be:
- Unemployed at the time of filing
- Unable to perform the duties of your former jobs
- Unable to perform other available work
- Suffering a severe impairment (as defined by SSA) for 12 months or longer
What Conditions Automatically Qualify You for SSD?
An illness or injury can make life more difficult, and you may be eligible for benefits to ease your worries resulting from your disability. Social Security Disability, or SSD, can help you support yourself when you’re unable to work.
But you may have an aggressive disease that requires a faster response. What conditions automatically qualify you for SSD? Your Florida SSD lawyer at Anderson & Anderson can get you the answers you need about your benefits and your application. Continue reading to learn more about which types of disabilities are automatic SSA qualifiers.
Acute Leukemia is an aggressive, fast-moving cancer. Although treatment is possible, it may require hospitalization and treatments that are just as aggressive to stop the spread of the cancer. That means you may be unable to focus on anything but your treatment. In these cases, you may receive a much speedier answer for your Tampa SSD application.
Early Onset Alzheimer’s
Early onset Alzheimer’s disease and dementia affects people under sixty-five. You or a loved one may be losing memory, cognitive skills, and language skills quickly. People with these conditions often lose the ability to take care of themselves, and currently, there’s no known cure.
Those with this condition may receive a claim approval within ten days in some cases. Because of this, it’s important to file in a Tampa Social Security office now.
Breast cancer is a deadly disease, and it could require treatment with chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery. Working to pay for this treatment may be impossible, especially when you have a family to think about and spend time with during this difficult time.
Certain types of breast cancer, such as stage IV breast cancer, may qualify you for immediate Tampa disability benefits. That means less time waiting and worrying for you and your loved ones.
Do You Qualify? Speak with a Tampa SSD Lawyer for Legal Aid
If you’re suffering from a condition that limits your ability to work, you may be eligible for Tampa SSD benefits. But what conditions automatically qualify you for SSD? If you believe you may qualify, a Tampa Social Security Disability lawyer at Anderson & Anderson can help you get answers before you file. To learn more about Tampa SSD and your claim, call 813-251-0072 or fill out the online contact form below.