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Harrisburg Disability Attorneys Talk About Severe Impairment & Social Security Disability

Posted Scott B. Cooper on Jul 11, 2012 in General

May 21, 2012 – When applying for social security disability, a person must know that an application will be granted only if the applicant has a “severe impairment”, not just any impairment.  This generally means a medical condition which significantly limits your ability to do a job.  The problem can be physical, mental or a combination of both.  The limitations must preclude you from physical functions such as standing and walking; or understanding remembering and carrying out simple instructions; or responding appropriately to work situations.

The Social Security Disability attorneys Cook and Melissa Leininger with Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers can answer any questions you may have about whether you have a “severe impairment”, and applying for and qualifying for social security disability.  Contact Melissa if you have any questions or need a social security disability lawyer.