The Fourth of July is an especially profound time to thank our veterans for their sacrifices and for our freedom. The effect of military service can be significant and lasting. It is important to be aware of Social Security’s disability programs for service members. Even with a VA compensation rating you may additionally be eligible for Social Security disability benefit payments if you are unable to sustain full time work due your to medical conditions. Veterans with a compensation rating of 100% permanent and total may receive expedited processing of their applications for Social Security disability benefits.
Please call the Lowery Law Group at 843-991-0733 if you would like to discuss your claim. For more information visit the Social Security Administration at https://www.ssa.gov.