If you have been following our blog, you are familiar with the dangers present at the workplace. Those at construction sites, refineries and factories are aware of the perils connected with operating heavy machinery. Even with the proper training and safety gear, however, accidents happen. While you may have been educated about maintaining a safe workplace, you may not have received the same caliber of instruction in taking care of yourself after an injury occurs.
When a person in Pennsylvania suffers an injury and is in need of Social Security disability benefits, a frequent concern is what to do if they are subject to a denied claim. While this might seem to be a final word when the Social Security Administration decides that the claimant doesn't meet the federal requirements, there are still options for a claimant to file an appeal. The rejection of an appeal is not a formality and it may be possible for a qualified claimant to have the decision reversed and receive benefits.