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Disability Claims

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New Social Security and Disability Awards to Workers

"Fast Facts and Figures About Social Security." SSA Publication 13.11785 (2014): n. pag. Web.

Age of Disabled and Retired Workers

"Fast Facts and Figures About Social Security." SSA Publication 13.11785 (2014): n. pag. Web.

"Commonly Used Statistics." Commonly Used Statistics. N.p., n.d. Web. 23 Dec. 2015.

Consider each of the following statements. Does the information in the three sources support the inference as stated?

Yes

No

Yes

No

"The number of new disability claims per year more than doubled between the decade of the 1980s and the decade of the 2010s to date."

Yes

No

"Disability claims since 1995 have tended to increase most frequently among young adult workers."

Yes

No

"Considering evidence from OSHA, the Social Security Administration should be concerned about an increasing number of fraudulent disability claims."