What are DIC, Dependency and Indemnity, and Survivor VA Benefits? Dependency and Indemnity Compensation (DIC) are benefits for survivors of Veterans. Dependency and Indemnity Compensation benefits are for survivors of veterans that died of service-connected impairments. For example, if a Vietnam Veteran died of heart disease because of exposure to Agent Orange, his surviving wife would […]
VA Disability Compensation Includes DIC. Lawyers for Veterans: Dependency and Indemnity Compensation for Vietnam Vets. The loss of a spouse is devastating. People who have suffered the loss of a spouse in the Vietnam War or due to an injury or disease connected to their service, even years after they were discharged from active duty, may […]
Veterans Benefits: Dependency and Indemnity Compensation for Same Sex Partners The loss of a partner is devastating. Same-sex partners who have suffered the loss of a spouse in a war or due to an injury or disease connected to their service, even years after they were discharged from active duty, may be entitled to benefits. […]
A new claim average processing time is 12 to 18 months and appeals can take up to several years. The VA claim backlog is not acceptable and is frustrating to Veterans and their families according to ArmyTimes.com. Unfortunately, the reason for the VA claim backlog is somewhat out the immediate control of the VA. Claims related issues such as, […]
Veterans exposed to Camp Lejeune water contamination may be eligible for VA disability compensation. Woods and Woods never charges a penny unless we win your Camp Lejeune claim. To learn more about Camp Lejeune water contamination disability compensation claims, please fill out the online contact form or call toll-free (888) 959-9908. About Camp Lejeune Water Contamination […]
Veteran Widow Benefits are for spouses who lost a veteran due to a service-connected impairment. Many widow’s think they are eligible for benefits only if the veteran dies while active-duty in a war. Actually, the majority of Veteran Widow Benefits claims are for widows who lost a veteran years after war. Find out if […]
Woods and Woods was founded in 1985 by Mike Woods. Mike started Woods and Woods to fight for injured people. Today he heads the Veterans Benefits department at Woods and Woods. See the video below as Mike Woods talks about the Old Jail (Woods and Woods’ headquarters) and our Veterans Benefits practice.
DIC Claims are for spouses and children of veterans who pass away due to a service-connected impairment. A misconception about DIC Claims is that they are only for spouses and children who are left behind when a veteran dies in a war. DIC Claims are for surviving spouses and children of veterans who died while […]