VA Plans to Expand Presumed Areas of Exposure to Herbicides

VA plans to expand presumed areas of exposure to herbicides

February 9, 2024 the Department of Veteran Affairs issued an outlined plan to expand the locations and time frames of VA presumptive exposure to herbicides.

“If this proposed rule becomes final, VA will implement a new presumption of exposure to locations where herbicides were tested, used, or stored outside of Vietnam. Specifically, this proposed rule would add locations in the United States (full list of US locations where Agent Orange was tested or stored), Canada, and India to the existing presumptives for Agent Orange in Vietnam, Cambodia, Johnson Atoll, Guam, American Samoa, Korea, Laos, and Thailand.”

Read the full article here.

______

Have you been meaning to file your claim but do not know where to start? Find out more. 

Did you submit a claim, and are you waiting to hear back? Check the status of your claim.

Are you worried about your living situation while you wait for your claim to be processed? This page may help.

Learn about Bergmann & Moore

By providing links to other sites. Bergmann & Moore, LLC does not guarantee, approve, or endorse the information, views, or products available on these sites. Furthermore, the information in the post is only accurate for the day initially posted. They do not get updates.

F-Bergmann and Moore logo-footer-768x494

One of the largest law firms in the country practicing solely in the area of Veterans’ benefits. Managed by former VA attorneys. We know the journey and can get you through.

Follow Us