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Beryllium Corp. of America (Hazleton)

Also Known As: Berylco, Kawecki-Berylco, Cabot Corporation, Beryllium Corp. of America (Ashmore)
State: Pennsylvania
Location: Hazleton
Time Period: 1957-1979
Facility Type: Beryllium Vendor
 
Facility Description: The Manhattan Engineer District and the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) contracted with the facility for the production of beryllium metal, beryllium oxide, and beryllium powder. The AEC contracted with the facility for the refining and fabrication of beryllium. Later the facility produced beryllium blanks for the Y-12 plant and Dow (Rocky Flats).
 
Listing:
Beryllium Corp. of America (Hazleton) is listed as a Beryllium Vendor (BE) under the EEOICPA.
 
Compensation:
As of 03/15/2015, the total compensation paid under Part B of the EEOICPA, including medical compensation, for workers suffering from the effects of having worked at Beryllium Corp. of America (Hazleton) is $22,986,161.
 
Beryllium Corp. of America (Hazleton) Workers:
If you or your parent worked at this or any other AWE facility and became ill, you may be entitled to compensation of up to $150K plus medical benefits from the US Department of Labor. Call EEOICPA Counsel Hugh Stephens at 1-855-EEOICPA (336-4272) or fill out the form to the right, whether or not you have filed a claim and even if it has already been accepted or denied.
 
We can help with all OWCP (Federal Workers Compensation) claims, impairments, wage loss and health care. 2495 Main Street, Suite 442 Buffalo, NY.