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Stop the Wait Act: Sen. Casey, Rep. Doggett Author Bill to Eliminate Waiting Period for Social Security Disability Benefits to Begin – InsuranceNewsNet

WASHINGTON, Sept. 19 — Sen. Robert Casey Jr., D-Pennsylvania, issued the following news release: In 2017, More Than 10,000 Americans Died While Waiting Today, U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA), Ranking Member of the Senate Special Committee on Aging, along with U.S. Representative Lloyd Doggett (D-TX-35), Chair of the House Ways and Means Health Subcommittee and House Budget Committee Member and U.S. Representative Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA-01) introduced the Stop the Wait Act. After waiting months to […]

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Resource: Job Accommodation Network (JAN)

JAN (Job Accommodation Network) answers questions about workplace disability accommodations, or questions about the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Wonder if your job can make a reasonable accommodation for your disability? Ask the folks at JAN. They are a source of free, expert and confidential guidance on workplace accommodations and disability employment issues. They work with […]