afcs

  1. mrwatto

    Incompetent AFCS

    I am looking for some advice on my current AFCS ongoing claim. I injured by back re-supplying troops with ECM in Helmand as a CQMS in October 2010 and was discharged in Aug 2015, after 2 failed micro-discectomy's in my lower back and an L4/5 fusion. After my first operation I was expected to...
  2. Horace_Rawlplug

    AFCS claim & shite spam emails

    I bunged in a AFCS claim a few months ago for an injury I got a while ago. Not heard anything back since I got the confirmation of receipt about 3 ago. Anyway - for the last 6 weeks or so I have been getting about dozen emails a day about various services people who may have an injury might be...
  3. Irwin Mitchell

    Armed Forces Compensation Scheme (AFCS)

    What is it? The Armed Forces Compensation Scheme (AFCS) is a no fault Government scheme providing compensation for injuries caused wholly or in part by service or which are made worse by service on or after 6 April 2005. The scheme does not distinguish between injuries suffered on operations...
  4. Fez

    Winning an AFCS & GIPs

    Hi. 6 weeks ago I won my AFCS tribunal at the 3rd attempt (it got adjourned twice because the SPVA lacked evidence). My award was upgraded from a Level 13 to a Level 11 injury. I latter learned via my RBL rep that I am now entitled to a GIP. I did not even know what one was until I googled it...
  5. O

    Medical discharge from University Officer Training Corps

    Hello, long term browser and new user of the site here for some help (hopefully!). I was a member of the UOTC and an Army undergraduate bursar during my time at university. I injured my left ankle in 2013 on exercise on a reserve course at Sandhurst. I was hospitalised and x-rayed, but didn't...
  6. T

    AFCS - Hearing Loss 50db (R) 50db(L)

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  7. W

    AFCS interim, likely outcome?

    I've been awarded a level 13 interim award and it will be reviewed in a year. I go to Med board next week with a strong inclination I will be P8. From experience, does anyone have an idea if interim payments normally go up or stay the same? (I know it's a bit of a generalisation). Thanks.
  8. Bad CO

    Life After Service For Injured Personnel

    We've just received an interesting report based on a survey of 809 former service personnel who left following an injury incurred during service. Highlights: Majority of injuries not incurred on active service - not sure I find that really surprising but I guess most people would Majority of...

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