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What to Do when You’re an Injured Civilian Contractor

  5 Things to Watch Out for as an Injured Civilian Contractor   Working overseas as a government contractor can bring with it adventure, high pay, and great opportunities. However, it can also bring with it a high risk of personal danger as many contractors...

PTSD And DBA Workers Compensation

Winning DBA Workers Compensation For PTSD When you think about PTSD, many people associate it with the military and combat, or sometimes personal life-threatening situations. Yet, U.S government contractors working overseas under the Defense Base Act (DBA) have a high...

What Is A Fair Defense Base Act Settlement?

Once you file a claim under the Defense Base Act and decide to head into negotiations, how do you know what is fair compensation for your injuries? Each case and circumstance is unique so “fair compensation” can only be determined on a case-by-case basis. However, there are some tips that can guide you in determining fairness.

What Are Your Defense Base Act Benefits?

Obtaining Your Defense Base Act Benefits When Injured   It used to be that only the United States military and government officials worked overseas to protect and advance our interests. However, as the world shrunk, and U.S. foreign interests spread, so too did...

Your Guide To Filing A DBA Claim

A Step-By-Step Guide To The DBA Claim Process   The U.S. government passed the Defense Base Act to protect you and your income while working overseas for the U.S. military or State Department. As a contractor working overseas, you’re often put into dangerous...

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