The head of the Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) has offered to personally apologise for the way an injured paratrooper’s compensation claim was handled. 7.30 understands Department Secretary Liz Cosson requested a meeting with veteran Martin Rollins after the ministers for Defence and Veterans’ Affairs ordered a review into his case. Last month 7.30 revealed […]
The Department of Veterans’ Affairs secretly deleted an incapacity policy to prevent an injured veteran claiming compensation. The Department denies any impropriety by its staff. ABC TV 7.30 Report 18th June 2018 www.abc.net.au/7.30/dva-secretly-changed-rules-to-deny-veterans-claim/9883774 Read the full statement from the Department of Veterans’ Affairs.