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Compensation for conscription victims: granting

Did you suffer military service damage while you were in the Bundeswehr? Then, upon request, you can receive care under the Soldiers' Supply Act. Benefits may also be eligible for widows, half-orphans and full-time orphans, and under certain conditions also for surviving parents.

Damage to military service is a damage to health caused, in particular, by a military service, an accident during the exercise of military service or the conditions peculiar to that service.

The nature and amount of the benefits are determined in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Supply Act. The catalogue of benefits of the Federal Supply Act includes:

  • Healing and medical treatment
  • orthopaedic care
  • Occupational rehabilitation Pensions to the injured and survivors (regardless of income and income)
  • Capital compensation/basic pension compensation
  • Welfare benefits (based on social assistance, youth welfare and job promotion)
  • Death and funeral allowance

Source: Serviceportal Niedersachsen (Portalverbund des Bundes und der Länder)

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