Category: Buddy Letter

VA Lay Statement Example: What The Heck Is Lay Evidence?

VA Lay Statement Example: What The Heck Is Lay Evidence? Couple writing a VA lay statement

How to Prove Service Connection In this post, I provide veterans with a real VA lay statement example. I also explain how to use lay evidence to service connect your VA disability claim, even if you’ve already filed or been denied. This information is especially important if your service treatment records lack sufficient medical evidence […]

How to Write a VA Buddy Letter

How to Write a VA Buddy Letter

A VA buddy letter is simply a credible statement in support of a claim, written by a competent individual 18 years of age or older, who has direct, first-hand knowledge of an event or injury, and offers an account of what they witnessed or are witnessing in support of a veterans VA disability claim. These […]