EEOICPA & RECA News

February 20, 2017

Claims for Wage-loss Under EEOICPA

  Wage-loss claims are an important piece of Part E of the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA). For claims involving wage-loss under EEOICPA, […]
February 17, 2017

Benefits Available to Workers and Residents Affected by the Nuclear Weapons Industry

  At Stephens & Stephens, we handle Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA) claims which include Uranium Miner claims, Uranium Miller claims, and Uranium Transporter claims. They […]
February 17, 2017

Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health – April 27, 2016

The following is taken from the transcript of the Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. Causation […]
February 16, 2017

Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health – November 30th, 2016

The following is taken from the transcript of the Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, Hilton Hotel, Santa Fe, New Mexico, November 30, 2016. We […]
February 2, 2017
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Amchitka Island Nuclear Explosion Site

Amchitka Island Nuclear Explosion Site Amchitka is a volcanic, tectonically unstable island that is part of the Aleutian Islands chain in southwester Alaska.  Located roughly 1,000 miles […]
February 1, 2017

Castle Bravo Nuclear Bomb – Pacific Proving Grounds

In 1946, the United States began testing atomic bombs in an area known as the Pacific Proving Grounds. The Pacific Proving Grounds included a number of […]
January 24, 2017

The Baneberry Incident – Nevada Test Site

By 1963, the citizens of the United States as well as others in the international community were becoming increasingly aware of the health implications, environmental risks, […]
May 2, 2016

CO Representatives applaud new EEOICPA Advisory Board

Two members of the U.S. House of Representatives,  Ed Perlmutter (CO-07) and Jared Polis (CO-02) recently commended the first meeting of the Advisory Board on Toxic Substances […]
April 11, 2016

DOL extends comment period on proposed rule changes

The Department of Labor (DOL) announced last Tuesday that they would reopen the comment period for the rule changes to adjudication of EEOICPA claims that they […]
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