The EEOICPA was passed in 2000. It provides compensation to workers who became ill as a result of their employment manufacturing nuclear weapons in the USA, as well as their spouses, children, and grandchildren. U.S. Steel Co., National Tube Division EEOICPA coverage is available for qualified former Workers and their families.

Are you eligible for compensation? If you or a family member worked at this or another AWE facility and became ill, you may be entitled to compensation of up to $150K plus medical benefits. Call EEOICPA Counsel Hugh Stephens at 1-855-548-4494 or fill out our free claim evaluation, We can help even if you’ve already filed, even if your claim was denied!

Here, we have compiled publicly available information and documentation about the facilities covered by the Act to clarify how their activities relate to the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act.

U.S. Steel Co., National Tube Division

 
State: Pennsylvania
Location: McKeesport
Time Period: 1959-1960
Facility Type: Atomic Weapons Employer

Facility Description: Tests at the Christy Park Works, National Tube Division of the U. S. Steel Corporation, conducted in 1959 and 1960, demonstrated that rotary piercing of uranium was possible. The tests were conducted for National Lead of Ohio (Fernald).

Listing:
U.S. Steel Co., National Tube Division is listed as an Atomic Weapons Employer (AWE) site under the EEOICPA.

Compensation:
As of 05/31/2015, the total compensation paid under Part B of the EEOICPA, including medical compensation, for workers suffering from the effects of having worked at U.S. Steel Co., National Tube Division is $3,151,796

 
DOCUMENTS:
 
Technical Basis Documents
Site Profile
Site Profiles for Atomic Weapons Employers that Worked Uranium Metals
Effective Date: 06/17/2011

 
Appendix CO – US Steel, National Tube Division, Revision: 0
Effective Date: 6/15/2007

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