“Social Security Disability Insurance Covers More Than 156 Million People
The SSDI, which is funded by FICA taxes paid by workers and employers, provides significant benefits over the course of someone’s career, and those who are uninformed may miss out on these supports – when faced with a serious medical problem that interrupts their work.
Allsup offers a infographics with key facts about eligibility, the SSDI process, and the importance of representation when applying for SSDI benefits.
- Nearly 2 million people with disabilities apply each year.
- More than 838,000 people are waiting for their claims to be reviewed by the SSA.
- 64% of initial requests will be refused.
- The likelihood of receiving application approval increases by 23% with a representative like Allsup.
- The average monthly SSDI benefit is
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“The Social Security Administration (SSA) says that one in four 20-year-olds will become disabled at some point in their career,” Perrigo said. “When this happens, SSDI provides financial support in the form of income and return-to-work assistance when medical issues take center stage for workers.”
“As we continue to experience the impact of Long COVID and other debilitating conditions, more and more people are turning to the essential SSDI program to manage their health, financial and work issues, and Allsup is here for you. help,” he added.
For more than 38 years, Allsup has helped more than 350,000 people with disabilities receive SSDI benefits, which include monthly income, Medicare coverage, Social Security protection in retirement, and free return-to-work assistance.
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Help with SSDI complaints and appeals
For more information on applying for SSDI benefits, filing your appeal if you have been denied, or to see if you are eligible, to visit allsup.com/apply-for-ssdi or call 1-800-678-3276.
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