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Alleged Onset Date

As you may have learned from one of our previous blog posts, making sure that you have the correct Alleged Onset Date (“onset date” or “AOD”) of your disability when you apply for Social Security Disability Insurance benefits (“SSDI” or “disability benefits”), is critical. The Date You Allege You Became Permanently Disabled. To quickly review, […]

If you are applying for Social Security Disability Insurance benefits (“SSDI” or “disability benefits”) it is vital that you get one thing right: your Alleged Onset Date (“onset date” or “AOD”). The date you put down on your application as your AOD can influence whether or not you are awarded benefits, and it is critical […]

When you apply for Social Security Disability Insurance (“SSDI”) benefits, one of the most important questions you must answer is when your disability started. The date that you give in answer to this question is called your “Alleged Onset Date” (or “AOD” sometimes also referred to as “onset date”). What Does the Social Security Administration […]

Is Your Alleged Onset Date Affecting Your SS Disability Claim By Aujsha Weeden, Attorney Parmele Law Firm, P.C. An Alleged Onset Date “AOD” when applying for disability represents the date that you became disabled. It is not necessarily when you were first diagnosed with a medical condition, because it may not have been disabling at […]

Choosing an Onset Date of Disability By Andrew DeLaMare, Attorney Parmele Law Firm, P.C. When you file your application for Social Security disability benefits, Social Security will ask on what date you became disabled. For Social Security disability benefits, the onset date when you became disabled is very important. Under the Social Security rules and […]

Social Security and the Onset Date By James Pavisian, Attorney Parmele Law Firm, P.C. When you file for social security disability, the Social Security Administration will ask you when you believe you became legally disabled. This date is the “onset date.” As a social security disability attorney in Topeka, KS, I know that identifying a […]