Claimant Reflects on Applying for Disability

From Today’s Minneapolis Star Tribune:

“I wonder how anyone pulls off a fraudulent disability claim. The process is daunting, with mounds of paperwork; letters and forms from multiple physicians explaining your disability; painful statements from friends and family about how your disability affects not only you, but them; access to all medical records; a required examination by a SSA doctor, and much more. The SSA also has an active fraud department. Nobody is declared disabled because his “back hurts from time to time.” See full story here: