If your doctor tells you not to work can you collect disability?

Answer Having a medical professional tell you that you should not be working due to a injury or sickness is a good start to satisfying the requirements needed for one to collect disability benefits.If you... Read More »

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Could you collect disability if your employer does not provide disability it and your work requires you to be on your feet and have to have foot surgery and be off work for two months?

There are two ways that a person can receive Disability benefits: from Social Security and/or from an employer or individual Disability policy. If your employer does not provide Disability insuran... Read More »

Can you collect disability after your disability claim is closed and you are able to work?

If you are able to work you are not eligible for disability benefits.

How do you collect disability when your work place doesn't provide it and you are out of work for 4 to 6 weeks due to heart surgery?

Answer Try State Disability Insurance. It's Mandatory that all employees be enrolled.You can find a link to California's Site from

How long do you have to be out of work to collect disability benefits?

You should see a doctor as soon as you are unable to work and that report, given to the state's employment security office should start the process.