Because we are not invincible, injuries happen. While many of the injuries individuals in New Jersey and elsewhere suffer are minor, other injuries can be severe. So severe that it causes difficulties in the person’s everyday life. It can be so difficult that an individual is unable to return to work. Such a situation can be problematic, as it can cause financial hardships. Thus, it is important to explore options, such as collecting Social Security disability benefits.

Social Security is not just for those that have reached retirement age. The Social Security Administration has developed programs specifically designed to help individuals living with disabilities. For those suffering from a sudden disability as a result of an accident, this situation can seem overwhelming and challenging. However, it is possible to overcome these hurdles by seeking legal assistance.

At the Law Offices of Sheryl Gandel Mazur, our skilled legal team understands the ins and outs of the SSD system. We understand what disabling injuries are eligible for benefits and how to meet the terms and definition of these conditions as the SSA defines them. Thus, our law firm can help explain the process, determining if they are eligible for SSDI or SSI benefits. We focus on the details of the matter, helping our clients collect evidence that will help prove they qualify for these benefits.

To learn more, check out our law firm’s SSD benefits for injuries website. Suffering a debilitating injury in an accident is shocking and life altering. Life can be difficult to navigate when living with a disability, especially if one is no longer able to work because of a disability. Applying for SSD benefits could help an individual recover necessary financial assistance.