If the agency won't grant LWOP, can I quit and still apply for disability retirement?

ANSWER: Yes. Even if you resign from your job, you can still apply for disability retirement. You must, however, have already filed your application with OPM at the time of your resignation or do so within a period of one year from your separation date.

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