22 May '12, 11am

News: Video raises awareness of Armed Forces Compensation Scheme

Developed by the MOD in partnership with the Royal British Legion and the mental health charity Combat Stress the video raises awareness of the financial support available to those injured as a result of their service in a fun, quirky way. It is specifically designed to engage young Armed Forces personnel, complementing the traditional methods of communication used such as PowerPoint presentations and booklets. Based on a 'Toy Story' theme, the online three-minute video features the popular Armed Forces action figures undertaking a routine patrol that doesn't quite go according to plan. This new and innovative approach to raising awareness of the Armed Forces Compensation Scheme has proven highly popular during test screenings. Entitled 'Just Another Routine Patrol', the video can be viewed at Related Links. The Armed Forces Compensation Scheme provides compensation for in...

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