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VA Math Explained. VA Math It's Not Your Mother's Arithmetic “VA Math” is the way that the VA computes combined impairment ratings for multiple conditions in a Veteran’s compensation claim – and it requires that you unlearn real math. When a Veteran has multiple medical … View This Post about Disability Calculator: Service Connected Disabilities Calculator
VA Disability Compensation The Compensation program provides tax-free monthly benefits to Veterans in recognition of the effects of disabilities caused by diseases, events, or injuries incurred or aggravated during active military service. The program also provides monthly … View This Post about Most common VA service Connected Disabilities
This is by no means an extensive list and we recommend calling the VA at 1-800-827-1000 with any questions about the following benefits.Check your state benefits here Dental treatment for 100% disabled veteran benefits. Educational Assistance for Dependents: (under … View This Post about Additional 100% Disabled Veteran Benefits
The following is written from a VA Compensation and Pension Examiners perspective relating to psychiatric exams. It is a good guideline for all exams but I only did psych exams. I’ve been examined by the VA for multiple problems and this is my format when I go to be examined. A … View This Post about VA C and P Exam – Do’s and Don’ts – VA Compensation Pension Exam
Today, I want to talk to you about a question that a lot of Veterans ask me: If I get a 100% rating, should I continue fighting the VA for benefits? Let’s jump right into the answer. Many Veterans perceive the 100% rating as the end of the line. The sign of victory over … View This Post about 6 Reasons to Keep Pursuing VA Claims and Appeals – AFTER you reach 100%
You've just been rated 100% disabled by the VA. After the excitement of finally having the rating you deserve wears off, you start asking questions. One of the first questions that you might ask is this: Can a 100 percent Disabled Veteran Work and Earn an Income? It's a … View This Post about Can a 100 percent disabled Veteran work?
I get asked more questions about how to file and win a VA sleep apnea disability claim than almost any other topic in all of VA Benefits Law. True story. And I've been getting asked these questions for years. On top of that, for about 2 years, I noticed at my VA Benefits law firm … View This Post about 4 Things Veterans Should Know about VA Sleep Apnea Disability Claims
Howdy, all! Chris Attig here - from the Veterans Law Blog. As I work up a few more posts for this regular column on the HadIt.com site, I wanted to share with you one of the most popular posts on the Veterans Law Blog over the last few years. In today's post, I lay out the 8 … View This Post about 8 Steps to Improve Your VA Disability Claim or Appeal
VA Claims Folders, the infamous C-File We can not stress enough how important it is to: View your VA Claims Folder at the Veterans Affairs regional office (find your Regional VA Office here) Call the VA at 1-800-827-1000 and request an appointment to view your C-File (VA Claims … View This Post about Requesting A Copy of Your VA Claims Folder (C-File)
Veterans With Symptoms Of Noise Exposure Are Eligible For VA Disability BenefitsVA disability claims for noise-related hearing loss or tinnitus, there are certain things you’ll want to do to help your case:Provide detailed statements that explain the noise exposure you … View This Post about Tinnitus – VA Disability Claims
Types of VA Disability Claims There are numerous types of claims that apply to disability compensation. They can be based on disabilities that existed when entering military service, but were made worse, disabilities that occurred during service, or disabilities that arose after … View This Post about Types of VA Disability Claims
VA Disability Rating for PTSD: Non-Combat Stressor Do you have Non-Combat VA PTSD disability claim? Ever try to convince the VA that your non-combat stressor event occurred?It's a lot harder for non-combat Veterans - if you didn't serve in combat, the VA isn't going to take … View This Post about Proving a Non-Combat Stressor in a VA PTSD Disability Claim
Stressor - Any experience that threatens your life or someone else’s can cause PTSD. These types of events are sometimes called trauma. During this kind of event, you may not have any control over what’s happening, and you may feel very afraid. Anyone who has gone through … View This Post about PTSD Stressors
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