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Mar

2020

life care plan Vs. vocational assessment

Life Care Plan vs. Vocational Assessment, What Are The Differences?

We have all been to those parties when someone asks you “so, what do you do?” Like everyone, you have a standard answer to the question: “I’m in marketing,” or “I’m in manufacturing,” or “I’m a sales associate at X company.” Usually, that satisfies the questioner, and you start to Read More

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Mar

2020

Disability Hearing

What Is a Vocational Expert and Why is One Present at Your Disability Hearing?

Thank goodness for Google and smartphones. Back in the day, if we got into a disagreement about who won the best picture Oscar back in 1978 (Annie Hall, in case you were wondering, Star Wars was robbed that year), then you would have to hope the right answer would come Read More

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Mar

2020

Life care plans

The Value of Life Care Plans to Proving Damages in Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice Cases

In any personal injury or medical malpractice case, the fundamental goal is to compensate the victim for the injuries he or she has suffered as a result of another’s negligent or reckless conduct. Compensation can come in many forms, including medical expenses, rehabilitation treatments, pain and suffering, lost income, lost Read More

09

Mar

2020

Vocational expert

What Role Does a Vocational Expert Play in My Disability Claim?

You may have filed an application for disability benefits with the Social Security Administration (SSA) and been denied more than once. If that is the case, then you have the right to appeal those denials and have your case heard before an Administrative Law Judge (ALJ).   During that appeal process Read More