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Does SSA make disability determinations on a rating schedule?
We do not make disability determinations on a rating schedule. You are either disabled or not disabled. There is no "percentage of disability" caused by a given impairment.
Last Revised: March, 2001
- Who qualifies for disability determinations?
- Disability Hearing
- Determinations of Disability
- Independent Determinations Under the Social Security Act
- Presumptive Blindness/Presumptive Disability Payments
- How is "disability" defined for establishing a period of disability?
- Does your employment condition affect a disability determination?
- How is disability defined for disabled widow(er)s?
- How to Read and Understand the Initial Determination
- When does your period of disability end?
- How is "disability" defined for determining entitlement for disabled widow(er)'s benefits?
- What are the reporting requirements for self-employed people?
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