If you cannot work because of a physical or mental condition that is expected to last at least one year or result in death, you may be eligible for cash disability benefits (and perhaps Medicare or Medicaid) under two programs administered by the federal Social Security Administration (SSA)–Social Security disability insurance and/or Supplemental Security Income.
Accidents happen in New Mexico every day, and unfortunately, many of them lead to critical injuries. Car accidents, on-the-job accidents, and other incidents can cause serious medical issues such as brain injuries, broken bones, and more. Personal injury claims are a way for victims of accidents to obtain financial compensation for damages related to the incident.
Decker Law Office provides superior representation to individuals, businesses, and insurance companies have been sued or need to use the courts to get the relief they deserve. Having an attorney is essential to success in court. If you, your loved one, or your business has been sued or needs to file suit, you have probably suffered enough. Contact Decker Law Office and let us help you with your case.
Having a disability or chronic health issue you weren't born with means adjusting to "new normals." This "adjustment" might just be a nicer way to say grief. We identify with our expectations of our bodies and our minds, whether it's what our bodies can do, or how they look, or how it feels to just be able to think clearly without your mind wandering or getting exhausted. What am I, who am I, if I can't walk easily or drive normally or can't follow a conversation the way I used to?
Here's a helpful quiz from MassMutual, and insurance and investment company, about the basics of Social Security. People are not doing really well on this quiz. This means one of two things. Either people who take Social Security quizzes are less informed than most, or most people don’t know as much as they think they do about Social Security. This is pretty likely, because even regular old retire-and-get-paid Social Security is a little more confusing than we'd all like to think.
Who doesn't have struggles in their lives, whether it's their physical health or stuff going on in their social and emotional wellbeing? We all know you can absolutely be in good physical health and still feel horrible and unable to face the world because sad or stressful things have been happening. Likewise, you can have some physical limitations going on, and still feel really good in your social and emotional life.