Can you get disability benefits because of obsessive-compulsive disorder, or OCD?
VA to provide benefits to vets exposed to water contaminants
The Department of Veterans Affairs has announced it will begin a process that may allow veterans to receive disability pay if they were sickened by drinking water contaminated at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.
The Social Security Disability Fund Is Disabled
The Social Security Disability Fund is due to run out of surplus funds at the end of next year, at which point disabled individuals will only be able to receive 81 cents on the dollar of their promised benefits.
Impending Depletion of Disability Reserves
Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) trust fund reserves have been dropping at an alarming rate. It is predicted that, at the present rate of depletion, the reserves will drop to zero at the end of 2016. Without Congressional action, SSDI benefits will be cut by 19 percent at that time.