Where I practice, in the State of Wisconsin, many of my clients often have a case pending for worker's compensation benefits at the same time they have a pending social security claim. Generally, you are eligible for social security disability if you have been off of work for at least a year, or your doctor expects you to be off of work for at least a year. After a serious work injury, you may not be able to return to work and may therefore qualify for social security based on this time...