Though the backlog of Social Security Disability claims continues to rise, approval rates increased nationwide in Fiscal Year 2020. In late April, the Social Security Administration released the nationwide approval and denial rates for each level of the Social Security Disability decision making process. All three levels of the process which include application, reconsideration, and hearings, showed increased approvals in FY 2020. Yet, though we are seeing an increase in approval rates across the board, it must also be noted that wait times, as well as the backlog, has increased. While the approval rates for Social Security Disability claims have either […]
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