veteran advisor

Munn, Alan
January 2008
PN;Jan2008, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p49
Trade Publication
The article discusses how the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs comes up with a combined disability rating. It has also addressed where the overall percentage is assigned to a veteran after he or she files a claim for disability compensation and/or pension benefits. In this context, a table is provided in which the disabilities are first arranged in the exact order of their severity, beginning with the greatest and then combined.


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