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  • Are There Any Exceptions To The Five Step Sequential Evaluation Process?
    Are There Any Exceptions To The Five Step Sequential Evaluation Process?

    As previously discussed, the five step process establishes two "routes" for a finding of disability . For example, one way to be found disabled by the SSA is if one has a purely medical disability ...

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  • Step 5: Other Work
    Step 5: Other Work

    Once you have proven that a person had substantial gainful activity, the claimant has a severe impairment that meets certain duration requirements , the impairment is contained within the " Listing of ...

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  • Step 3: Medical Listing Of Impairments
    Step 3: Medical Listing Of Impairments

    As we continue through the five-step process regarding the criteria relating to determining if your are disabled under the Social Security Act, we will examine Step 3. This step asks whether the ...

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  • Step 2(a): Duration Requirement
    Step 2(a): Duration Requirement

    Earlier, we noted that in order for a disability to meet the requirements of the Social Security Act, the impairment must be severe. Related to this, is the requirement that the disability continue to ...

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  • Step 2: Defining Severe Impairments
    Step 2: Defining Severe Impairments

    As previously noted, there is a five-step process regarding a person's claim of disability . We have also provided a detailed overview of the standards used to determine what is and what is not " ...

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