Delays in the recognition of disability, the unions meet the director of the INPS of Trapani
Over a year of waiting for the recognition of the invalidity. This is the time that elapses between the presentation of civil invalidity practices and medical visits. To signal the excessive delays of the INPS are the general secretaries of the SPI CGIL Franco Colomba, of the Fnp Cisl Palermo Trapani Rosaria Aquilone and of the Uil Pensionati Leonardo Falco who, during a meeting with the provincial director of the Social Security Institute Valeria Fabriano, asked an intervention plan to dispose of backlog files.
"At the root of the delays – say the secretaries Colomba, Aquilone and Falco – there is a shortage of staff. Eight doctors cannot objectively cope with the numerous invalidity assessment practices which, according to the legislation, should be defined quickly. "
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