The Bilateral Factor VA Disability rating counts as an additional rating to compensate for the difficulties of disability in 2 matching limbs.
The VA C&P Exam is one of the most important appointments you might have as you apply for disability benefits, but you don’t have to panic. These tips help.
When it comes to how to start your VA Disability Claim process, there are a lot of details that you should get right from the beginning. A strong, holistic claim, expert evidence, and buddy statements will help your appeal or initial application. Our lawyers speak from experience on how to get your claim started on the best foot.
Introduction to Sleep Apnea VA Claims Sleep apnea is a common but serious condition that affects millions of Americans, but veterans’ disability filings show us that it impacts veterans at a higher rate and that they’re diagnosed at a higher rate than the general population. Over the past decade, the VA has seen a spike […]
Service-Connection & Causes of Schizoaffective Disorder Schizoaffective disorder is a mental health condition that includes symptoms of both schizophrenia and a mood disorder, bipolar disorder, or depression. It occurs in 0.3% of the population. Veterans with schizoaffective disorder may experience symptoms, such as delusions, hallucinations, manic behavior, hygiene problems, occupational issues, recklessness, and more. This disorder is often characterized by […]
The below payment amounts are effective 12/1/2017. Veterans will see a slight increase in their 2018 VA Disability Compensation Benefits rates. No veteran will see over a 2% increase in their 2018 VA Disability Compensation Benefits rates. If you have questions about your VA Disability, talk to us. There is never a cost to discuss […]
Thinking about filing a VA Disability rating appeal? Before you do, learn about your legal rights as a veteran with disabilities. This page gives tips, tricks, and good legal advice to veterans looking at filing a VA Disability rating appeal. Veterans are regularly denied and they often receive low-ratings. Don’t be alarmed by your initial […]