Agent Orange Exposure

Government Denies Veterans Disability Benefit Claims Made By Soldiers Exposed To Agent Orange

by Colbert Cooper Hill Attorneys

Agent Orange was a highly toxic defoliant used during the Vietnam War to eliminate the enemy‚Äôs cover provided by jungle canopies. Since then, the chemical has been linked to veterans developing life-threatening health conditions; however, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has been reluctant to offer Veterans Disability Benefits and other services to individuals who were exposed to the chemical. (more…)