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What is a Social Security Disability SSI Durational Denial?




 
To understand a durational denial you have to understand the Social Security definition of disability. Social Security’s definition of disability requires an individual to have a severe medically determinable physical or mental impairment that is has prevented them from performing substantial work activity for twelve months or is expected to prevent them from performing substantial work activity for twelve months (SGA earnings limit).

So what is a durational denial? If Social Security determines that an individual’s impairment is likely to improve so as to permit substantial gainful work activity within twelve months, their disability claim will be denied with a durational denial. In order to be approved for disability, applicants must meet the twelve-month duration requirement.















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Information on the following topics can be found here: Social Security Disability Questions and in these subsections:

Frequently asked questions about getting Denied for Disability Benefits | FAQ on Disability Claim Representation | Info about Social Security Disability Approvals and Being Approved | FAQ on Social Security Disability SSI decisions | The SSD SSI Decision Process and what gets taken into consideration | Disability hearings before Judges | Medical exams for disability claims | Applying for Disability in various states | Selecting and hiring Disability Lawyers | Applying for Disability in North Carolina | Recent articles and answers to questions about SSD and SSI


These pages answer some of the most basic questions for individuals who are considering filing a claim.

Filing for disability - How to file for SSD or SSI and the Information that is needed by Social Security
How to Apply for Disability - What medical conditions can you apply and qualify for?
Applying for Disability - How long does it take to get Social Security Disability or SSI benefits?
What happens if I file a disability application and it is denied by a disability examiner or Judge?
How to Prove you are disabled and qualify to win disability benefits
How do you prove your disability case if you have a mental condition or impairment?
Social Security Disability Back pay and How Long it Takes to Qualify for it and receive it
Social Security Disability SSI - Eligibility Requirements and Qualifications Criteria