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I first filed a unemployabilty claim which was denied. Then vso recomended I file for increase in comp which was approved 6 months later. My question is I belive the denial of unemployabilty was wrong and should have been appealed. I think that with the claim the original unemployabilty claim was reopened which would resulting somewhere around 18,000.$ in back pay.

Should I now appeal the unemployabilty claim, or be glad I'm now 100% t&p?

Thanks Al

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Ok if they looked only at one of many issues that I'm rated for, would that fact alone be enough reason to appeal? Are they not to look at the whole picture which had me rated @ 90%? The main ratings

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I thank you guys for all the input! I belive I will just let the sleeping dog lye. The money lost is far out weighed by the gain of peace of mind.

I will try to get the design letters togeather and post though if you wish just for discussion purpose.

Thanks a lot

Al

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If you open it up again, they can examine whatever they want in the process. Keep that in mind.

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If you open it up again, they can examine whatever they want in the process. Keep that in mind.

If you open it up again, they can examine whatever they want in the process. Keep that in mind.

Ok if they looked only at one of many issues that I'm rated for, would that fact alone be enough reason to appeal? Are they not to look at the whole picture which had me rated @ 90%? The main ratings are 50% low back, 70% nuts! with tinnitus 10, migraines was 10, now 30%. I really don't want to take the chance that going through a bunch of c&p would result in a reduction in my rating. The low back and mental health issues should have been enough alone.

Thoughts?

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