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. Wyckoff Drawn Steel Co. 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.

Wyckoff Drawn Steel Co.

Also Known As: Wyckoff Steel Co., Ferranti Steel & Aluminum Co.
State: Illinois
Location: Chicago
Time Period: 1943
Facility Type: Atomic Weapons Employer

Facility Description: In 1943, the Metallurgical Laboratory conducted experiments of centerless grinding equipment on uranium. Wycoff Drawn Steel surfaced two tubes and one rod, but their process was deemed to be too expensive and too slow to be used in production.

Wyckoff Drawn Steel Co. is listed as an Atomic Weapons Employer (AWE) site under the EEOICPA.