Social Security Disability Process
- Author: Marks & Harrison
- Published: 30 May 2016
- Languages: English
The SSD benefits application process can be lengthy, and strict time limits apply. A person who believes he or she suffers from a qualifying disability should begin the process of applying for benefits as soon as possible.
If you suffer from a physical or mental condition that prevents you from working, you may be eligible to receive monthly Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits. However, what it takes to obtain these benefits may be a mystery to you. You are not alone. Many people find the process to be confusing. We want to clear up that mystery. Below, we outline the basic steps of applying for SSD benefits and explain issues you may face while seeking approval of your claim.