Benefits for Veteran Burn Pit Victims Expands

After years of lobbying, a new benefit has finally been approved for veterans affected by the smoke emited from burn pits.

According to an article published by Federal News Network, “The Veterans Benefits Administration is about to start paying disability benefits for those exposed to fumes from burn pits in the Middle East as far back as the Gulf War. Payments will go to those with asthma, rhinitis, or sinusitis.”

Relevant pages: Veterans Disability