AIG/Chartis Pattern of Delaying Payments to DBA Claimants

Forwarded by a DBA Claimant Before February 2013, Claimants compensation checks from AIG / Chartis Insurance Company were printed, issued and mailed two days prior, so they would be received timely. The envelopes were metered mail that had a stamped postmarked date that would indicate when they were mailed. Now … Continue reading

Epidemic: Over 400,000 Traumatic Brain Injuries for Vets Coming from Iraq and Afghanistan

Posted by defensebaseactcomp on June 26, 2011 With like numbers of Contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan, similar casualty rates though we do not know who they are, why are contractors not receiving screening and medical treatment for Traumatic Brain Injuries?  The Defense Base Act Insurance Companies deny diagnoses and treatment … Continue reading

Injured Blackwater Xe war contractor approved for treatment by AIG

Posted by defensebaseactcomp on June 16, 2011 Bravo to Kevin Graman for exposing AIG’s  dangerous “risk management” practices. We too hope it is not too late for Jennifer as it has been for so many who have come before her. A Big Salute to you both !! Kevin Graman The … Continue reading

Blackwater Gets ‘Too Big to Fail’, Hires AIG Castoff

Posted by defensebaseactcomp on June 13, 2011 Nothing says, “We’re through with scandal!” quite like hiring a former executive from one of the country’s leading economic bloodsuckers. by Spencer Ackerman at Wired’s Danger Room Blackwater — sorry, Xe Services — really wants to turn the PR page from the bad … Continue reading

Army Vet Battling Private Insurer for Coverage She Feels is Due

Posted by defensebaseactcomp on June 13, 2011 “The American Psychiatric Association has a very specific and rigid stance against psychiatrists rendering diagnoses on patients they have not examined.” Injured as contractor in Afghanistan but denied specialized therapy at home Kevin Graman The Spokesman Review  June 13, 2011 A highly trained … Continue reading

Patrick Elkins of Clinton awarded Defense of Freedom Medal after being seriously injured while driving a truck in Iraq

Posted by defensebaseactcomp on May 12, 2011 Permanent nerve damage ended Elkins’ career as a truck driver, the only job he ever wanted. Battles with an insurance company halted Elkins’ benefits and forced him to drain every penny of his savings. Herald Review  May 12, 2011 CLINTON – Patrick Elkins … Continue reading

CNA and AIG failure to provide medical despite ALJ/DoL orders

CNA and AIG failure to provide medical despite ALJ/DoL orders Posted by defensebaseactcomp on April 4, 2011 Reckless endangerment of lives by CNA and AIG refusing to provide court ordered necessary medical and psychological care. Contact us if you fall into this category dbacasualty@yahoo.com for an upcoming news story

ALJ Steven Berlin Upholds Decision in Dill vs AIG/KBR/SEII PTSD Suicide

Decision and Order on Remand dated February 7, 2013 Update: Barbara Dill Wade Dill v Service Employees International and AIU Holdings  Despite all the dirty attempts to keep this very important claim from succeeding, clearly an Overly Zealous Representation in Defense of a DBA claim, we have a “win” if you … Continue reading

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