Disability Compensation

Filing for VA disability is the first step of many veterans right out of service. Unfortunately, the process is a very difficult one with landmines everywhere. Knowing tips to navigate this process is vital to a fair rating.

Mailbag: VA Healthcare Same as Civilian?

On Monday, I had an exchange with a disabled veteran about healthcare from the Veterans Affairs. The discussion was about whether VA healthcare is...

Weekly QB: Veterans Affairs Situation Room

Hi, how are you doing today? I wanted to write a bit today about my experiences of the last week and things to look for...

Spina Bifida Program Blocks Vietnam Veteran

DEVELOPING STORY: Overview: We have teamed up with a Vietnam veteran to investigate Spina Bifida. We are now gathering information for the future investigation of...

Half of Calif. Disability Claims Decided Wrong

Recent audits show California regional offices are not processing disability claims correctly 50 percent of the time. On average, California regional offices made errors in...

VA Regional Office Boasts 60 Percent Error Rate

Veterans Affairs Office of Inspector General (OIG) in Los Angeles has problems when it comes to processing disability claims. Roughly 60 percent of all...

Veterans Affairs Next Week

The coming week should be good concerning investigations into the Veterans Affairs poor treatment of disabled veterans and veterans’ families. We will look at...

What Veterans Think: Comments this Week

Veterans this Week: May 27 to June 2 I want to recap the things veterans are commenting about on this site and Facebook about the...

VA Audit: Over 40,000 Veterans Appeals Ignored

VA Regional Offices are ignoring 18.5 percent of veterans' appeals on average, according to a recent audit. The Veterans Affairs Office of Inspector General...

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