Monthly Archives: November 2019

What is a Social Security Disability Lawyer?

Social Security Disability Insurance is a Federally run program that provides supplemental income for those with disabilities that make it difficult for them to maintain employment. If you are unable to work due to a disability you might be eligible to receive these benefits. Individuals who believe they qualify for this benefit need to apply through the Social Security Administration or SSA. Social Security Disability Lawyer in Long Island, NY

Initial Application

Hiring a Social Security Disability lawyer at this point in the process can save valuable time. They can help the applicant gather documentation of their disability. They also can help the applicant choose the best wording on their application to increase the likelihood of their acceptance. A Social Security Disability lawyer is especially vital if the applicant's disability doesn't fall under the Social Security Administration’s list of impairments, are complicated, or atypical. A...
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Robert Golan Wins Appeal for a Thermometer Factory Worker Denied Monetary Benefits

Robert Golan, PC a worker’s compensation attorney serving Suffolk and Nassau counties, recently won an appeal in the case of a thermometer factory worker who was exposed to mercury and developed mercury poisoning. The Trial Judge ruled that although she was in fact exposed to mercury at work and could no longer work in any environment containing mercury, she was otherwise healthy, and was not entitled to workers compensation monetary benefits. Workers Comp Attorney Suffolk, NY The Trial Judge based his Decision on a specific case precedent. Mr. Golan successfully argued that the case precedent was different from the client’s case and that the client was disabled and entitled to monetary benefits, until she could find alternative employment at the same earning level. The Appellate Court reversed the Decision of the Trial Judge. The client wrote: "Thank you so much for fighting to get me the...
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