VICP (The National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program) is a government program to help compensate vaccine recipients and their families who have been severely injured as a result of adverse effects from certain vaccines. A common question I receive is:
How long does the claim process with VICP take?
Answer: It depends on the type of case, the claim and damages. Some cases settle within a year. Some cases, last for several years due to complex issues. Generally, issues involving causation or did the vaccine cause the injury as opposed to another cause, takes the most time.
If you have any questions about the vaccine injury program, please contact me or comment below.