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 […]
May 2, 2016

CO Representatives applaud new EEOICPA Advisory Board

Two members of the U.S. House of Representatives,  Ed Perlmutter (CO-07) and Jared Polis (CO-02) recently commended the first meeting of the Advisory Board on Toxic Substances […]
April 11, 2016

DOL extends comment period on proposed rule changes

The Department of Labor (DOL) announced last Tuesday that they would reopen the comment period for the rule changes to adjudication of EEOICPA claims that they […]
February 22, 2016

Comments on DEEOIC proposed rulemaking of November 18, 2015

In addition to assisting Nuclear Weapons Workers who have been sickened by that industry’s rather callous disregard for Workers’ safety, we are occasionally compelled to add our […]
October 9, 2015

EEOICPA covered Facility Videos

Here at Stephens & Stephens, LLP, we are continually studying the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Act (EEOICPA), from every angle, in order to understand all […]
June 29, 2015

New page for EEOICPA videos

In our continuing effort to make as much information about the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) as possible freely available and readily accessible, […]
February 11, 2015

Do you need an attorney for an Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) claim?

Perhaps you or someone you love has been diagnosed with cancer or another illness after working at a Department of Energy (DOE) or an Atomic Weapons […]
February 6, 2015

Former Worker Medical Screening Programs Under the United States Department of Energy

U.S. Department of Energy Former Worker Medical Screening Program (FWP) Section 3162 of the Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1993 requires the U.S. Department of […]
February 3, 2015

Medical Benefits Provided By the United States under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA)

Overview                  Under the Energy Employees’ Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA), employees of Department of Energy facilities, atomic […]
December 24, 2014

Happy Holidays from Stephens & Stephens!

Happy Holidays! We hope that you all have had a wonderful 2014! A comprehensive outline of 2014’s activity concerning the EEOICPA at Stephens & Stephens can […]