Back injuries can be extremely debilitating. Things you were once able to do with ease may now be impossible to do. A back injury can affect your ability to work and earn a living.

If you have suffered a specific back injury or if you condition has developed over time, you may be eligible for Social Security Disability (SSD) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits. Talk to an experienced Ontario back injuries lawyer from Leland Law to learn about your specific options. Contact us online today to learn more.

Seeking Disability Benefits for a Back Condition

Our law firm can explain your options for seeking SSD or SSI benefits for the following back injuries:

  • Herniated discs
  • Ruptured discs
  • Slipped discs
  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Fractured vertebrae
  • Nerve compression
  • Spinal cord injuries

Individuals who are seeking Social Security Disability benefits for a back injury must show that the injury has prevented them from working for 12 continuous months, or that a back injury is expected to prevent them from working for 12 continuous months. Since significant medical evidence is needed, it is important for any individual seeking disability benefits to seek medical advice and continue with any doctor-advised treatment plan.

Free Consultation — Contact a Downey Spinal Injuries Lawyer

If you have suffered a repetitive stress injury/repetitive motion injury, or an injury due to heavy lifting at work, our law firm can help you seek the disability benefits you deserve. Contact us online or call 562-219-4156, or toll free at 1-866-764-0321.