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
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.
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.