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Do I need to pay back California State Disability?

Montebello, CA |

I was in a car accident and I was injured. I had shoulder surgery and went on disability. I received state disability from the State of California. When I get the settlement from the responsible driver, do I need to pay the state back?

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State disability is insurance you paid for (by working for your employer). No, your settlement is for more than missed work, it covers medical bills (out of pocket) and pain & suffering.

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