Stephens & Stephens | EEOICPA & RECA Attorneys

Congress passed the EEOICPA in 2001 to compensate workers and their survivors who have developed certain illnesses as a result of exposure to radioactive and toxic substances. Stephens & Stephens provides free claim evaluations for anyone who thinks they may be eligible.
December 25, 2013

EEOICPA / DEEOIC Covered Illnesses – Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer is one of the covered illnesses under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) as well as one of the 22 Specified […]
November 23, 2013

DEEOIC – EEOICPA Efficiency Measures and Part E Hearing Loss

We had a hearing recently that involved a hearing loss claim.  The requirements for a hearing loss claim under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program […]
November 3, 2013

Research Your Part E Claim Before Asking Your Doctor to Write a Letter in Support of that Claim

We have been thinking about posting what we consider to be some best practices for EEOICPA claim presentation and development.  Please comment with questions, suggestions or […]
November 3, 2013


We have been running into some interesting language in the opinions of Contract Medical Consultants (CMCs, formerly known as District Medical Consultants (DMCs)) as we manage […]
November 3, 2013

DOE or DOD, Department of Energy (DOE) Employees and Department of Defense (DOD) Civilian Employees and Compensation under the EEOICPA Program Administered by the Department of Labor

A number of claimants have contacted our office recently concerning whether employment at an Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) designated facility gives rise […]
October 28, 2013

DEEOICP Resources page

Recently, we have been gathering together all primary source documents concerning the EEOICPA and creating pdf  files of them, so that they may be readily accessible […]
July 11, 2012

How do I file a REVCA Claim?

Recently, we have had several people contact our office looking for information about how to file a claim under the Radiation Exposed Veterans Compensation Act. We […]
July 2, 2012

WWII REVCA Claim Benefits

Stephens & Stephens is a lawfirm assisting in Veterans with their REVCA Claim Benefits The AARP Bulletin that arrived in homes last week created a wave […]
November 21, 2011

RECA Downwinder Counties

I was recently asked which counties are covered under the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA) for downwinder claims. I found this list on the Department of […]