Time Period: 1961
Facility Type: Atomic Weapons Employer
Facility Description: National Lead Company of Ohio (Fernald) contracted with Leblond Machine for the purchase of a rapid boring machine. In 1961, acceptance tests, using 17 tons of natural uranium, were conducted at Leblond Machine.
R. W. Leblond Machine Tool Co. is listed as an Atomic Weapons Employer (AWE) site under the EEOICPA.
As of 05/17/2015, the total compensation paid under Part B of the EEOICPA, including medical compensation, for workers suffering from the effects of having worked at R. W. Leblond Machine Tool Co. is $60,889.
R. W. Leblond Machine Tool Co. 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, even if your claim has been accepted or denied.
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