I Answer The Questions From The NOSSCR Conference In Las Vegas (2)

For many people, a serious illness or injury can mean the end of your career. Long Term Disability tends to have higher payouts than Social Security Insurance, and there is a much shorter wait time involved with the claims process as these benefits are managed by private companies rather than the government. As a new fact sheet from our organization, Social Security Works, shows, vital services that Americans rely on — and, importantly, have already paid for — are under continued threat from ongoing, harsh limitations on the operating budget of the Social Security Administration (SSA).

SSA did propose this in 2007 and 2008 The proposal was to incorporate a flat benefit reduction equal to the lesser of the worker’s monthly WC/PDB benefit or 31 percent of the Social Security disability benefit (DIB) when the worker receives both DIB and a WC/PDB benefit. I came here around the afternoon and …