Types of VA Benefits a Disability Benefits Lawyer

Veterans who were in the military and now suffer from an emotional, mental or physical disability might be eligible to receive disability benefits from the Veteran’s Administration. Disability benefits lawyers can assist them in obtaining the benefits they’re entitled to. There are two primarily categories of VA disability benefits, and a disability benefits lawyer can…

Disability Lawyers Help Veterans Gain Benefits

The Veterans Administration is patting itself on the back for reducing the backlog of disability applications to under 100,000. They claim this is the lowest number in the history of the department. U.S. House Speaker John Boehner, however, chides the department for sending out congratulatory emails despite promising there would be no backlog by the…

Are You Eligible for Disability Benefits?

Did you apply for SSI disability and got rejected, or are you considering making a fresh application? There will be a long list of procedural requirements you may have to go through before your claim is considered. In addition, reports of slow application processes, frozen payouts for disability benefits and other complications have all but…

Expanded Benefit for Agent Orange?

The early stages of American involvement in Vietnam primarily consisted of the deployment of Agent Orange defoliants under Operation Ranch Hand. While the chemical was supposedly effective in reducing vegetation cover for Viet Cong insurgents, health issues have persisted on both sides. Securing VA benefits for Air Force personnel affected by Agent Orange may be…

Conditions for Veteran Disability Claims

Veterans who served in the Marines, Air Force, Navy, or Army can be entitled to receive disability benefits – tax-free compensation. This is not just for physical injury; those who suffer from mental conditions due to particularly traumatic experiences in war may also apply for benefits. If you or someone you know is a veteran,…