June 9, 2023

Presumptions in the EEOICPA Program II

Presumptions in the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) are legal provisions that simplify the process of proving causation between work-related exposure and certain […]
June 4, 2023

Breathing Dysfunction and the EEOICPA Program

Breathing dysfunction is a significant health issue that can profoundly impact an individual’s well-being. Exposure to toxic substances in the workplace, particularly in industries like nuclear […]
December 8, 2021
Are EEOICPA Awards Taxable?

Are EEOICPA Awards Taxable?

EEOICPA is a program that offers compensation to workers and employees who suffered an illness due to radioactive or chemical exposure. The program began under the […]
October 27, 2021
Do EEOICPA Benefits Cover Home Health Care

Do EEOICPA Benefits Cover Home Health Care?

If you’re concerned over whether your EEOICPA benefits cover home health care, look no further. Your lawyer at Stephens & Stephens will fight for your right […]
October 20, 2021
What Are Special Exposure Cohort Facilities

What Are Special Exposure Cohort Facilities?

If you’ve been exposed to radiation or toxic substances at work and got ill as a result, you may be entitled to compensation. The financial consequences […]
September 30, 2021

What Cancers Qualify for Downwinders?

When you’re exposed to radiation, it can impact your health and wellbeing for the rest of your life. Radiation exposure can shorten your lifespan, leading to […]
September 22, 2021

Time Limits to File a RECA Claim

If you’ve faced the effects of radiation exposure, you already know how severe the damage can be. You may have suffered lifelong health conditions because you […]
August 3, 2020

EEOICPA: Is my illness covered?

The language of the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) can make it difficult to understand whether the illness you have been diagnosed with […]
June 30, 2020
EEOICPA Impairment Rating and COVID-19

EEOICPA Impairment Ratings and COVID-19

You may be aware of impairment awards under EEOICPA. If you’re not, it is financial compensation for the permanent loss of function of a body part […]