Navy vets exposed to Agent Orange get new hope for benefits

During the claims process, VA will check military records to confirm exposure to Agent Orange or qualifying military service. If necessary, VA will set up a separate exam for compensation. 5. VA offers health care benefits for Veterans who may have been exposed to Agent Orange and other herbicides during military service.

Once Again, the VA Turns Down Navy Vets for agent orange benefits A federal court had ordered the VA to reassess its policy denying Agent Orange benefits to Navy sailors who served in the Vietnam War.

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During the Vietnam War, 90,000 Navy vets served offshore and may have been exposed to Agent Orange. But they are not eligible for VA disability benefits for health problems they suffered as a result of that exposure. These sailors, who served on ships off the coast of Vietnam during the war, were initially eligible for [.]

New Hope for navy vets exposed to Agent Orange Legal Help for Veterans is a law firm helping veterans get the benefits they deserve. Northville, MI ( Law Firm Newswire ) July 3, 2019 – In January, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit ruled in favor of "Blue Water" veterans.

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New research could lead to disability benefits for Vietnam veterans with high blood pressure researchers are upgrading the link between agent orange exposure and hypertension. By: Leo Shane III

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WASHINGTON – Navy veterans who served offshore during the Vietnam War appear close to winning a final battle as Congress prepares to force the Veterans Affairs Department to restore benefits to.

Veterans Disability Based on Agent Orange Exposure- What Counts as Establishing a Claim? The Agent Orange Act, signed into law by President George H.W. Bush in 1991, directed the VA to award benefits to Vietnam-era veterans, including those from the Navy, who’d begun suffering from.

Veterans Exposed to Agent Orange. Veterans who were exposed to Agent Orange or other herbicides during military service may be eligible for a variety of VA benefits, including disability compensation for diseases associated with exposure. Your dependents and survivors also may be eligible for benefits..