The cost of disability.

  title={The cost of disability.},
  author={Stover H. Snook and Barbara S. Webster},
  journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research},
Approximately 16.5% of the adult population in the United States is disabled. About half of the disabled are severely limited and unable to work regularly. Musculoskeletal disorders are the most frequent type of disability. In the United States, there are three major types of disability insurance: Social Security Disability Insurance (a federal program), Workers' Compensation Insurance (usually a state-regulated program), and private health insurance. Recent years have seen a greater demand for… CONTINUE READING

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