Hundreds of Cold War nuclear plant workers seek medical compensation info

August 17, 2017

From the Knoxville News Sentinel Hundreds of former Oak Ridge plant workers attended town hall meetings around East Tennessee this week to ask questions and raise concerns about available medical benefits. The workers, many in their 70s and 80s, came armed with medical paperwork to discuss various illnesses and injuries they are being treated for that… (read more)

Consider Attending Meeting to Provide Important Data for Nuclear Weapons Workers

August 16, 2017

If you or someone you know work or worked at Los Alamos National Lab (LANL), you may have important information about the radiation protection programs and radiation exposure that could be valuable data. Consider joining the upcoming meeting on August 23, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m. at the Courtyard Marriott (3347 Cerrillos Road, Santa… (read more)

Meeting of the Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health August 23 – 24

July 12, 2017

Time/Location: Wednesday, August 23: 8:15 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (Mountain Time) Public Comment Period: 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. (Mountain Time) Thursday, August 24: 8:15 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Mountain Time) Meeting Type: Face-to-Face; Public, Public Comment Period Courtyard Marriott 3347 Cerrillos Road Santa Fe, New Mexico 87507 Phone: (505) 473-2800 Fax: (505) 473-5128 Teleconference:… (read more)

Summary of The Two Subcommittees of the Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health Held Combined Teleconference June 27, 2017

June 30, 2017

By Terrie Barrie The Subcommittee on the Weighing of Medical Evidence and the Subcommittee on the Review of contract medical consultants (CMC) and industrial hygienists (IH) reports held a joint teleconference on June 27, 2017. The reason for this was that some of the tasks are shared by both subcommittees. For instance, the Subcommittee on… (read more)