Impairment Ratings

Maximizing the Benefits of qualified EEOICPA and RECA Claimants

We are EEOICPA and RECA Impairment Specialists

What We Do

We perform impairment ratings approved by the Department of Labor for qualified claimants to maximize impairment compensation benefits payable by EEOICPA Part E and RECA

Who We Help

We help Energy Employees who qualify for the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act – Part E and Radiation Exposure Compensation Act.

Our Team

Our team recognizes the commitment made by Energy Employees. We are committed to maximizing your impairment compensation benefits under EEOICPA Part E and RECA.

Receive the Benefits 

If you’ve been approved by the DOL and you have a medical benefits card, you may be eligible for benefits.

We feel honored to practice in Paducah, KY. Many of our patients are former workers from the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant where more than $700 million in compensation benefits have been paid!

We work with clients nationwide. Since its inception, more than $4 billion in compensation benefits have been awarded nationally.

Understanding EEOICPA and RECA

History

The Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) was enacted by Congress in 2000 to compensate qualified individuals for health impairments they suffered as a result of their employment.

EEOICPA

EEOICPA benefits are paid under two parts: Part B and Part E. Meals & Tolar Impairment specialists assist qualified individuals with impairment ratings under Part E of the Act. Learn more about Parts B & E of EEOICPA.

RECA

Radiation Exposure Compensation Act, established in 1990, provides additional compensation for a subset of workers. Learn more about RECA and determine if you qualify for these compensation benefits. 

Impairment Assessments

Impairment ratings can be conducted by phone or in person using your most recent medical records. For each 1% of impairment, $2,500 is awarded.  Learn more about impairment ratings.

New Condition Assessments

An impairment evaluation can be performed every two years to determine your percentage of impairment.  New conditions may be rated upon approval of your condition. There is no need to wait two years from your last impairment rating to seek an impairment rating for a newly approved condition.

Take the Next Step

Contact Us to Help With Your Impairment Assessment
(270) 554-4820

 

We are inspired by the dedication of energy employees in defense of our nation. Allow us to help you get the most out of your EEOICPA and RECA impairment compensation benefits.

150 Brett Chase, Suite B
Paducah, KY 42003

270.554.4820

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