Do You Qualify?
Compensation for Cancer from Government Created Radiation
You may qualify for compensation if you or a family member have had internal cancer or leukemia in the last 60 years (even if the family member is deceased) – or if you get cancer in the future – and can answer yes to any of the below criteria.
Note: Spouses or children or grandchildren are considered eligible survivors and may make a claim on behalf of a deceased family member who meets the criteria for the compensation programs.
Did you live in any of the following states and counties for a period of at least two years between January 21, 1951, and October 31, 1958, or during the month of July 1962:
- Arizona: Apache, Coconino, Gila, Navajo, Yavapai
- Nevada: Eureka, Lander, Lincoln, Nye, White Pine, northern portion of Clark
- Utah: Beaver, Garfield, Iron, Kane, Millard, Piute, San Juan, Sevier, Washington, Wayne
See the list of covered cancers under the Downwinders® program.
$50,000 in compensation
$75,000 in compensation
$150,000 to $275,000 in compensation
Nevada Test Site Workers
Did you work at the Nevada test site, just north of Las Vegas, or other nuclear testing locations either as a civilian or member of the military, during relevant time periods – and did you later become ill due to your exposure there?
Nevada Test Site Workers:
$75,000 to $400,000 in compensation
Department of Energy Workers
Department of Energy Workers:
$150,000 to $400,000 in compensation
Note: If you filed for compensation and were not paid, please Request More Information. Our team’s specialized expertise and experience may help you get paid even when other efforts fail.
This is not a class-action lawsuit, but rather a group of government programs. The programs have been approved and the compensation made available by the United States Congress.
Download and share the following with victims of cancer and leukemia:
Information on U.S. Cancer Compensation Benefit Programs (pdf)
Call the National Cancer Benefits Center at (800) 414-4328 to find out what you may be entitled to. Our friendly operators are standing by 24/7 to take your call. Or, you can fill out our convenient online form to request more information.
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