Types Of Claims

Traumatic Brain Injuries

By |2020-06-08T14:09:59-04:00April 1st, 2020|Types Of Claims, Uncategorized|

Many Veterans want to know how VA Traumatic Brain Injuries or TBI are evaluated for compensation. TBIs are one of the most common injuries among combat veterans. The Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC) reported more than 408,000 TBI's among U.S. service members worldwide between 2000 and early 2019. This post will break down

VA Appeals Process Explained

By |2020-02-25T15:34:44-05:00March 25th, 2020|Types Of Claims|

If you've received a denial letter or ratings decision you didn't agree with from the Department of Veterans Affairs, you still have options. It's common for VA disability claims to be denied, and you can appeal.  Here's some advice on what you need to know on the VA appeals process. Deadline for Filing a Veterans'

Working With A 100% VA Rating

By |2020-06-08T14:22:22-04:00March 7th, 2020|Types Of Claims|

Veterans who have a 100% VA Disability Rating have many questions when it comes to employment. In most cases, Veterans receiving VA disability compensation can still work. However, there are a few exceptions that Veterans must know. The short answer- it depends on how you have reached your 100% rating. Are you getting a 100%

VA Claim Types

By |2020-06-08T16:14:13-04:00February 20th, 2020|Claims Process, Types Of Claims|

Understanding the different VA Claim Types The bureaucratic process of VA disability claims is not for the faint hearted. Initial claims, Board of Appeals, HLR, supplemental claims, secondaries - the list of mysterious VA acronyms and terminology stretches ad infinitum. For veterans struggling with their health, the claims process can

Sleep Troubles And Chronic Pain

By |2020-06-08T16:12:26-04:00February 14th, 2020|Types Of Claims|

For many Veterans, restful sleep is unattainable due to a variety of reasons. Though it’s recommended to sleep seven to nine hours, many Vets actually obtain far less - averaging only five and a half or six hours per night. And while there are a variety of reasons behind the sleeping issues, one common reason

10 Most Common VA Claims

By |2020-06-08T16:10:16-04:00February 11th, 2020|Types Of Claims|

List of the Top 10 Most Common VA Claims #1 Tinnitus #2 Hearing Loss #3 Post Traumatic Stress Disorder #4 Scars, General #5 Limitation of Flexion, Knee #6 Lumbosacral or Cervical Strain #7 Paralysis of the Sciatic Nerve #8 Limitation of Range of Motion of the Ankle #9 Migraines #10 Degenerative Arthritis of the Spine

Secondary Condition

By |2020-06-08T15:38:38-04:00September 13th, 2019|Types Of Claims|

Secondary Conditions Many Veterans are aware that they can file for direct service-connected conditions. What they don’t know is that they can file for a secondary condition. These conditions are service-connecting claims that can be filed for a condition worsening due to an already existing condition on file. For example, a Veteran files a claim

PTSD Claim – Common Questions About Filing

By |2020-06-08T15:01:22-04:00June 26th, 2019|Types Of Claims|

One of the most difficult topics a Military Veteran can express is their experience with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). In this post, we want to address some of the most frequently asked questions we get in regards to filing a PTSD claim. Many military personnel witness traumatic events while serving. Due to the stigma around