We hope that you all have had a wonderful 2014!
A comprehensive outline of 2014’s activity concerning the EEOICPA at Stephens & Stephens can be read here.
We hope it will be informative for you.
In the final video of our series dedicated to keeping the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) understandable and accessible, Hugh continues his explanaion of the claims filing process by discussing some of the proofs and forms required to submit a claim. He also describes how the process generally plays out and how long it should be expected to take, while taking into account various obstacles that may arise along the way.
The tenth video of our EEOICPA series, in which Hugh gives an explanation of the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act claims filing process and discusses some of the standard forms involved, can be seen below:
EEOICPA videos: Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act in a Nutshell (video 9)
In video number nine of our Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) series, Hugh thoroughly recounts the history of the Act. He then explains how certain atomic weapons workers who are suffering from various illnesses such as Silicosis, Chronic Beryllium Disease (CBD), and various cancers may be compensated under the Act after it has been determined that their employment at any of over three hundred Department of Energy (DOE) and Atomic Weapons Employer (AWE) sites across the country is at least as likely as not to have caused their illness(es).
In the eighth video of our EEOICPA series below, Hugh discusses the meaning of Survivor Benefits (and claims) under the Act, and explains the distinction between survivor benefits under Part B and Part E of the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act.