Jump to content
VA Disability Community via Hadit.com

 Click To Ask Your VA Claims Question 

 Click To Read Current Posts  

  Read Disability Claims Articles 
View All Forums | Chats and Other Events | Donate | Blogs | New Users |  Search  | Rules 

  • homepage-banner-2024-2.png

  • 2024-001-donate.png

  • VA disability can be broken down into three categories

       (0 reviews)

    Tbird

    VA disability is a complex subject, one that can be difficult to understand. It's important to remember that all veterans are entitled to certain benefits, depending on their disability status.

    VA disability can be broken down into three categories: 

    • service-connected, 
    • non-service-connected, and 
    • unemployability. 

    Service-connected disabilities are those disabilities caused by service in the military, such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), hearing loss, or a traumatic brain injury. 

    Non-service-connected disabilities are those not caused by military service, such as degenerative joint disease or chronic pain. 

    And lastly, unemployability means a veteran is unable to work due to their disability. You will hear the term extra-schedular, Unemployability is an extra-schedular rating.

    38cfr3-321-extra-schedular.png

    Claims for VA disability can be extremely complicated, and veterans should never feel guilty for needing help. When submitting a claim, veterans should include all necessary documentation and forms and thoroughly describe the disability. It's also important for veterans to remain as organized as possible and keep track of all documents and communication with the VA. 

    Finally, veterans should be aware of their advocacy options, such as working with veterans organizations or a VA-accredited attorney, to ensure their claim is handled properly.

    Overall, VA disability can be a confusing and intimidating process. However, with the right information and resources, veterans can confidently navigate the system and access the benefits they are entitled to. By breaking down the stigma of VA disability, we can ensure veterans get the support they need.

    veterans-benefits-yellow-on-black-background copy.jpeg


    User Feedback

    Create an account or sign in to leave a review

    You need to be a member in order to leave a review

    Create an account

    Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

    Register a new account

    Sign in

    Already have an account? Sign in here.

    Sign In Now

    There are no reviews to display.


×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

Guidelines and Terms of Use