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Injuries That Can Qualify You For Disability Benefits

Published on February 22nd, 2022 by Web Master

While some disorders and disabilities are due to genetics or illnesses and have been with an individual since birth, some are the result of an accident. These are extremely unfortunate cases and can leave an individual disabled for life. Because of this, it’s not uncommon for someone to qualify for SSDI or SSI because of […]

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Long-Term Covid Symptoms – Disability Benefits: Could You Be Eligible

Published on December 17th, 2021 by Web Master

COVID-19 is a complex virus, as some who have it can be asymptomatic, while some may experience long-term health effects. If you have lingering side effects, chances are you’re experiencing what’s known as long covid. Long-term health effects that have been reported include memory problems, issues with breathing and shortness of breath, muscle weakness, chest […]

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What Counts as Medical Evidence For SSI?

Published on November 29th, 2021 by Web Master

A large part of being awarded SSI or SSDI benefits lies in presenting the right medical records to the court. Your medical records act as evidence for your case and without them, the courts have no way of knowing that your medical condition truly disables you. If you submit the right medical evidence, the SSA […]

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Disability Benefits

Published on October 9th, 2021 by Web Master

Carpal tunnel Syndrome, or CTS, is a condition that leads to tingling, numbness, or weakness in the hands. It’s caused by pressure on what’s known as the median nerve, which goes through a passage in your hand known as the carpal tunnel. While symptom experience varies, it can be rather debilitating for some. Causes and […]

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What to Expect at Your Social Security Disability Hearing

Published on September 16th, 2021 by Web Master

We understand that social security disability hearings can be nerve wracking. You want to be as prepared and informed as possible before stepping into the courtroom; that’s why Slepian Elexson, PLLC is here to help. While we will help give you the best possible chances of winning benefits and guide you through the process, it’s […]

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How SSDI Family Benefits Work

Published on July 12th, 2021 by Web Master

When an individual in a family is disabled, it can affect the whole family. That’s why the Social Security Administration (SSA) sometimes gives benefits to the immediate family of the disabled individual. While the system can sometimes be particular, there are certain rules and regulations when it comes to who else in the family is […]

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SSDI Benefits After a Car Accident

Published on June 10th, 2021 by Web Master

The aftermath of a car accident can be extremely scary as your life changes and you feel like you’re stepping into so much uncertainty. If you sustained a debilitating or life-changing injury, you may be left wondering how you’ll work and fulfill responsibilities as you did before. With social security benefits, you won’t have to […]

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How to Speed up the Process of Getting SSDI Benefits

Published on May 19th, 2021 by Web Master

Applying to receive SSDI benefits can be a lengthy process. Those who depend on these benefits to support themselves or a family member want to do everything they can to receive the benefits sooner rather than later. While you don’t have control over the SSA, there certainly are steps you can take to speed up […]

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Part II: Should I Hire a Lawyer to File My Social Security Disability Claim?

Published on January 31st, 2021 by Web Master

Help With Your Initial SSI or SSDI Application When you work with a knowledgeable Social Security disability lawyer in Phoenix, AZ from the very beginning, you are more likely to have your claim approved at the outset. Disability attorneys understand what a claims examiner looks for, and they (or one of their paralegals or assistants) […]

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Part I: Should I Hire a Lawyer to File My Social Security Disability Claim?

Published on January 20th, 2021 by Web Master

What Will it Cost to Hire an Attorney to File for SSDI in Phoenix, AZ? Often, individuals who become disabled are in difficult financial situations largely due to their disability. That is why the first question many people ask when they are considering hiring an attorney to help file for SSDI in Phoenix, AZ is, […]

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