If I am getting workers comp, do I have to wait until it ends before applying for disability benefits from Social Security?

By / February 18, 2018 / Social Security Disability Benefits / 74 Comments

Apply Early for Social Security Disability Applying for Social Security Disability while you are receiving workers’ compensation payments or while your workers’ comp claim or appeal is pending is just fine. In fact, it is especially advisable if the following conditions apply: you are disabled not only from the occupation you were in when you were injured, but also from performing other occupations; or you have been in one occupation all or most of your working years or at least the last fifteen years and can’t do that job any longer; and you believe that your disability will last longer...Read more

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