Ames, Iowa 1942-1970
The Ames Laboratory was built in Ames, Iowa – adjacent to the Iowa State University campus to support federal nuclear weapons research. The work conducted at the Ames Lab played a key role in production of nuclear materials for the Manhattan Project as well as the Atomic Energy Commission. Radiation sources include the facilities producing and preparing uranium and thorium metal compounds as well as experimental nuclear reactors.
Did you work at the Ames Laboratory Atomic Site?
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For over a decade, we’ve helped former atomic workers, including former Ames Laboratory workers, get connected with and maximize their EEOICPA benefits and receive the quality care services they deserve. We know the EEOICPA inside and out and can help you wherever you’re at in your journey with your benefits!
More than 600,000 former atomic workers across the United States may qualify for up to $400,000 in financial compensation, plus no cost medical benefits for life through the Department of Labor’s EEOICPA.
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We can help you determine your EEOICPA benefit eligibility, establish your next steps, connect you to resources to help you file your claim, & help you get the most out of your white card benefits.