When Oklahoma residents suffer a serious injury or disability that prevents them from working, it can be a stressful and intimidating situation. Not only does the individual have to deal with the disability itself, he or she also must confront the financial stresses that come along with being unable to work and earn an income.
Fortunately, there are resources available to help individuals in this predicament; Social Security disability benefits can be a much-needed source of financial help. The benefits can be vital to those who have lost their income, given the fact that the financial demands placed upon a person do not stop simply because of a job loss.
At the same time, however, it is not always an easy process to obtain Social Security disability benefits. There are several requirements that must be met in order for a person to qualify, including medical requirements that may be confusing and complicated to address. There are also certain deadlines that must be met and hearings that may be held in order to determine a person's eligibility for benefits.
Our firm has significant experience in navigating through the Social Security disability requirements. We have helped many clients obtain Social Security disability benefits, as well as a number of other benefits. Indeed, many individuals may be eligible for multiple kinds of benefits on both the federal and state level and our firm has experience in dealing with these different kinds of benefits, all of which may have different eligibility requirements. To learn more about the services our firm provides, including our experience in working with local courts and individuals in Oklahoma, please visit our Social Security disability page.