How does the Social Security Administration define disability?

Q: How does Social Security define disability?

A: Social Security defines disability as the:

“…Inability to engage in any substantial gainful activity by reason of any medically determinable physical or mental impairment which can be expected to result in death or has lasted or can be expected to last for continuous period of not less than 12 months.”

While this is the hard line of the law, there are many variables.  We would be happy to discuss these details with you.