Filing for Social Security Disability SSI New York
If you have filed for social security disability or SSI in the state of New York, or are thinking of filing a disability claim and are wondering about your chances of being approved...here are statistics from a recent year.
Of initial disability claims (applications) filed in New York, 61.2% were denied. Of first appeals in New York (filed after the denial of an initial claim), 84.6% were also denied (very close to the national average).
More information regarding disability claims in New York on the following page: Social Security Disability Claims in New York
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Getting ready for a disability hearing
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