In short, it is a lot easier for an unskilled person to win a disability claim if he or she is over 50. The rules that govern the disability determination make it easier for most people who are over 50 years old to be considered…
Benefits for Disabled Young Adults
Young adults need to be considered disabled under the same regulations that govern the disability determination that govern all other adults. However adults between the ages of 18 – 24 need much fewer work credits to be considered eligible to receive benefits. Under the age of 24, you might qualify if you have 6 credits earned in the 3-year period ending when your disability starts and you considered disabled under the adult disability regulations.
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