General Electric Plant (Indiana)

State: Indiana
Location: Shelbyville
Time Period: 1956
Facility Type: Atomic Weapons Employer

Facility Description

In 1956, this facility handled thorium metal under subcontract to National Lead of Ohio (Fernald). The work, which involved 500 pounds of thorium, was a test of compacting and shaping techniques using General Electric’s equipment.


General Electric Plant (Indiana) is listed as an Atomic Weapons Employer (AWE) site under the EEOICPA.


As of 04/05/2015, the total compensation paid under Parts B and E of the EEOICPA, including medical compensation, for workers suffering from the effects of having worked at General Electric Plant (Indiana) is $606,866.

Attention American Bearing, General Electric, and Purdue U Workers

Did you, your spouse, or your parent become ill after working at Attention American Bearing, General Electric, or Purdue U? You may be entitled to up to $150,000 from the United States. For more information, call Attorney Hugh Stephens at (800) 548-4494 even if your claim has been accepted or denied. We assist with claims, dose reconstructions, objections, hearings, reopenings, consequential conditions, impairment ratings, wage loss, health care, home care and appeals to Federal Court. No Recovery-No Fee. 2% contingent fee for initial claims/10% for objections. 2495 Main St., Buffalo, NY.

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If you or your parent worked any of the DOE or AWE facilities listed on this website and became ill, you may be entitled to compensation of up to $400K plus medical benefits from the US Department of Labor.

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