DI 10501.055 Unsuccessful Work Attempts (UWA)
A UWA is an effort to do work in employment or self-employment that discontinues or
reduces to the non-Substantial Gainful Activity (SGA) level after a short time (no
more than 6 months) because of the impairment or the removal of special conditions
related to the impairment that are essential to the further performance of work. For
more information on UWAs, see DI 11010.145.