The amount of basic benefit paid ranges, depending on how disabled you are. VA makes a determination about the severity of your disability based on the evidence you submit as part of your claim, or that VA obtains from your military records. VA rates disability from 0% to 100% in 10% increments (e.g. 10%, 20%, 30% etc.). See the Combined Ratings section below for information … [Read more...] about 2018 VA Compensation Rates
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VA contracts with the Health and Medicine Division (HMD) (formally known as the Institute of Medicine) of the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, a non-governmental organization, to scientifically review evidence on the long-term health effects of Agent Orange and other herbicides on Vietnam Veterans. HMD determines whether the evidence points to a … [Read more...] about HMD Reports on Agent Orange
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When searching for information it's important to get the acronyms right. FR is Federal Register. CFR is Code of Federal Regulations. U.S.C. is United States Code. Pub. L. is Public Law. Stat. is U.S. Statutes at Large. E.O. is Executive order. Proc. is Proclamation sec. is section of a Public Law or the United States Code Advance on the Docket A … [Read more...] about VA Claims Glossary-Definitions-Abbreviations-Terms
When a Veteran starts considering whether or not to file a VA Disability Claim, there are a lot of questions that he or she tends to ask. Over the last 10 years, the following are the 14 most common basic questions I am asked about when it comes to filing Veterans Affairs Disability Claims. [Reprinted here with permission from Veterans Law Blog] 1. What benefits do you get … [Read more...] about 14 Questions about VA Disability Compensation Benefits Claims
Caluza Triangle - Caluza vs Brown defined what is necessary for service connection see COVA– CALUZA V. BROWN–TOTAL RECALL This has to be MEDICALLY Documented in your records: Current Diagnosis. (No diagnosis, no Service Connection.) In Service Event or Aggravation. Nexus, or Doctor's Statement close to: "The Veteran's (current diagnosis) is at least as likely … [Read more...] about Caluza Triangle defines what is necessary for service connection.