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Can I Get SSDI Benefits For A Traumatic Brain Injury?

He worked for a department store chain for 21 years when a mannequin fell from a shelf and crashed into him. Coworkers rushed the man to the hospital—fearing the worst—but doctors were able to save him, and after medical treatment, brain scans and rehabilitation, he was eventually able to return home. However, the accident left him with a traumatic brain injury and returning to his job was now an impossibility. Can I Get SSDI Benefits For A Traumatic Brain Injury? A traumatic brain injury can cause many disabling symptoms. Depending on the injury, you could have a problem speaking or understanding speech. Some TBIs can make it harder to use your limbs, and some can give you tremors or seizures. When the Social Security Administration is determining if an applicant with a brain injury qualifies for disability benefits, it analyzes the person’s symptoms to see how severe their case may…
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