This article has some fascinating statistics on disability payments, arranged geographically. Some coal mining areas of Kentucky and West Virginia have 25% or more of its working-age population disabled. At the other end of the spectrum, Utah has 2.8% of its population counted as disabled. The Social Security disability program started in 1957 as a […]

información sobre el ajuste de costo de vida del Seguro Social del 2012 … nuevos servicios por Internet en Español en www.segurosocial.gov
Beginning this month, Social Security has facilitated applications for disability and retirement benefits…

Earlier this year, senior managers at the Social Security Administration in Baltimore, frustrated by a growing backlog of applications for federal disability benefits, called meetings with 140 of the agency’s doctors. The message was blunt: The number of people seeking benefits had soared. Doctors had to work faster to move cases. Instead of earning $90 […]