Applying for Social Security Disability Benefits (SSD) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI)? Make sure you do it right!
Who Runs the Social Security Disability Program (SSDP)? Social Security disability benefits are reserved for Americans who are “disabled,” as defined by the SSDP. However, you must meet the SSDP’s earnings requirements to qualify for disability benefits. Your employment history is also taken into consideration.
The aftermath of an accident is fraught with challenges, especially if you’ve suffered an injury. You have to seek medical attention and file police reports and insurance claims – all while fulfilling the responsibilities of daily life. Then, there’s the decision of whether to hire a lawyer. For many accident victims, that’s the most challenging […]
When filing a personal injury claim against a party who has wronged you, the goal is to receive a settlement, but you shouldn’t have to “settle” for any less compensation than you deserve. Making the most of your case requires some strategy, and Silver & Silver’s team of personal injury attorneys has some tips to […]
Mike Silver and Joseph Silver authored a recent article published on The Legal Intelligencer titled “Recent Changes in Social Security Rules Create Additional Hurdles for Disabled.”
You’re probably used to the idea of social media platforms tracking your online habits, but if you think it’s just a ploy to compel you to spend money in online shopping portals, think again. The day could be coming when the federal government uses Facebook to monitor your eligibility for disability benefits. As well-respected Social […]
When you accept a job, there’s a lot on your mind, and understandably so. You’re thinking about the responsibilities you’ll have to perform, what your daily schedule might look like, and how you’re going to navigate the surroundings and workplace dynamics. You’re expecting the best. You want to put your best foot forward, to move […]
Even if it’s happened to you before, being involved in a car accident can be a jarring experience that triggers the fight-or-flight response and makes it difficult to think clearly. What to do in the aftermath of a crash isn’t exactly ingrained in the brain, and if you or your passengers have suffered an injury, […]
It’s that time of year when we all really start to long for spring. Some days, you step outside, and you can almost smell it in the air. However, we know winter still has a few curveballs to throw at the Philadelphia area, and whenever Mother Nature pelts roads throughout the region with snow and […]
Here at Silver & Silver, your Social Security Lawyers that serve clients in Montgomery County, PA, and the surrounding areas, we handle cases and consult clients about every imaginable aspect of Social Security law. In this article, we’d like to share a recent consultation that didn’t go the client’s way to shed light on the […]