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Onset Date

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 […]

Choosing an Onset Date for Social Security Disability By Mike Wolter, Attorney Parmele Law Firm, P.C. When you begin your application for Social Security disability benefits, one of the questions you will be asked is “when did your disability begin?” Many people think this question is asking them when their condition was diagnosed. For example, […]

By Nikki D. Evans, Attorney Parmele Law Firm, P.C. As Social Security disability attorneys, the Parmele Law Firm team understands that there can be a lot of different situations that arise when a claim is working its way toward a decision. No doubt when you initially applied for disability, you were asked to identify the […]

By Mike Wolter, Attorney Parmele Law Firm, P.C. When you begin your application for social security disability benefits, one of the questions you will be asked is “when did your disability begin?”  Many people think this question is asking them when their condition was diagnosed. For example, assume someone (let’s call him George) had a […]

Social Security Disability and Determining Your Onset Date By Curtis Trent, Attorney Parmele Law Firm, P.C.   When determining whether you qualify for social security disability, the Social Security administration will also determine when you became disabled. I can assure you as a disability attorney in Springfield, MO, that the date at which you became […]