If you are dealing with a long-term disability that you have recently acquired, it is likely that this has significantly affected your career prospects. You may not be able to work to the same capacity and efficiency as you did before, and it is likely that this will affect your ability to earn an income.
If you have become injured in a Missouri workplace, it is likely that you will be able to gain some form of compensation, particularly if you needed to miss work or seek medical attention. However, unfortunately, many injured workers miss out on the compensation that they deserve because they did not report their injury correctly or within the given time frame.
If you are trying to claim social security disability benefits, you may wonder whether your age will have an impact on the outcome, especially if you are over the age of 50. It's possible for disabled people of any age to gain benefits because of their disability. While the process can always be challenging, the good news is that people over the age of 50 tend to have a higher chance of being successful in their claim.