According to data from the Social Security Administration (SSA), the average acceptance rate of initial disability applications is just 22 percent, around 1 in 5 claims. Approximately 63 percent of SSDI applications are initially denied. Statistics such as this show why people often require expert legal help when filing disability applications or appealing a denied claim for benefits. Filing a disability claim is complicated—certain paperwork must be submitted and strict deadlines met. An attorney can help cut through the red tape, strengthen your claim and maximize your benefits.
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