US Vet Awarded $3.7M Over Poor PTSD Treatment.

Discussion in 'The Intelligence Cell' started by AIR FILTER, Jan 18, 2013.

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  1. So how come the thousands of other British Veterans diagnosed with the same PTSD illnesses don't get the same level of justice ?
  2. Trollage just made you look a ****. Don't change the subject.
  3. No, he did that to himself.

  4. What's the UK civilian rate of damages awarded in PTSD cases?

    You can bet your bottom dollar that it's a great deal more than what our Armed Forces get.
  5. **** off air filter.

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  6. vampireuk: You are the UK Armed Forces minister and i claim my War disablement pension. :)
  7. You would have actually had to have served first.

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  8. It's not just PTSD that is poorly compensated. The law was changed some years ago as a result of the numbers of ex-military claiming for hearing problems. As a result of this change should SPVA award you a % disability below 20% off the back of a basic military audiology test (which are so outdated compared to what the NHS provides) you can challenge it with more accurate audiology tests but a tribunal does not have the power to overturn the decision!

    My advice, if you think your hearing is damaged as a result of service, insist on being referred to an NHS audiology department and keep a copy of the results.
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  9. Well no shit Batman.
  10. Dunno, why don't you tell us?
  11. Because he's got no ******* idea.