Social Security Disability is a beneficial service for those who are unable to work as a result of an illness, injury, or any other condition. Unfortunately, it can also be a difficult service to get approved for if you don't know what you're doing. That's why many people reach out to a Social Security Disability lawyer before they apply for benefits. However, if you tried to apply on your own and were denied, you need to understand your options for having the application reconsidered.