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. Birdsboro Steel & Foundry 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.
Birdsboro Steel & Foundry
Time Period: 1951-1952
Facility Type: Atomic Weapons Employer
Facility Description: In 1951, eight assorted uranium billets weighing a total of 346 pounds, originating at Birdsboro, were received by the AEC’s
Lake Ontario Ordnance Works.
In 1952, Birdsboro received 11.5 pounds of uranium wafers for processing.
As of 11/26/2017, the total compensation paid under Part B of the EEOICPA, including medical compensation, for workers suffering from the effects of having worked at Birdsboro Steel & Foundry is $151,252.
Birdsboro Steel & Foundry Workers:
If you or your parent worked at this or any other AWE facility and became ill, you may be entitled to compensation of up to $150K plus medical benefits from the US Department of Labor. Call EEOICPA Counsel Hugh Stephens at 1-855-EEOICPA (336-4272) or fill out the form to the right, whether or not you have already filed a claim and even if your claim has been accepted or denied.
We can help with all OWCP (Federal Workers Compensation) claims, impairments, wage loss and health care. 2495 Main Street, Suite 442 Buffalo, NY 14214.
NIOSH Technical Basis Documents
Site Profiles for Atomic Weapons Employers that Worked Uranium Metals, Revision No.: 1
Effective Date: 06/17/2011
Appendix B – Birdsboro Steel and Foundry Company, Revision No. 1
Effective Date: 06/02/2015