March 21, 2017

Uranium Miller Benefits under RECA and EEOICPA

Uranium mill workers (millers) are entitled to compensation for kidney cancer and kidney disfunction – this is an important distinction between uranium miners and uranium mill […]
March 6, 2017

New Special Exposure Cohort class for Pantex Plant Extends Coverage for Former Workers

Effective Feb. 3, 2017, the following class of workers was added to the SEC of the EEOICPA: All employees of the U.S. Department of Energy, its […]
February 2, 2017

Amchitka Island, Alaska by Paul J. McDonnell

Amchitka is a volcanic, tectonically unstable island that is part of the Aleutian Islands chain in southwester Alaska.  Located roughly 1,000 miles off the western coast of […]
February 1, 2017

Castle Bravo Nuclear Bomb – Pacific Proving Grounds by Paul J. McDonnell

In 1946, the United States began testing atomic bombs in an area known as the Pacific Proving Grounds. The Pacific Proving Grounds included a number of […]