TO OPEN A NEW CLAIM :

CALL: THE ENERGY EMPLOYEE'S COMPENSATION RESOURCE CENTER 1-866-666-4606

BE SURE TO HAVE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION AVAILABLE.

THE DATE YOU STARTED AT THE PINELLAS PLANT
THE DATE YOU LEFT WORK AT THE PINELLAS PLANT (CSD)
IF YOU DO NOT HAVE THAT INFORMATION CALL LOCKHEED MARTIN'S BENEFITS OFFICE 1-800-737-9599 PROVIDE THEM WITH YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION THEIR REPRESENTIVE WILL BE ABLE TO HELP YOU!

CALL FOR A HEALTH SCREENING AT THE NATIONAL SUPPLEMENTAL SCREENING PROGRAM (NSSP)
THIS IS A WORKER HEALTH SCREENING PROGRAM FOR FORMER, DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY WORKERS! 1-866-812-6703

WHEN YOU RECEIVE YOUR PACKET FOR THE SCREENING BE SURE TO REQUEST. THAT YOU BE TESTED FOR  BERYLLIUM DISEASE AND THE 24HR.HEAVY METAL BLOOD AND URINE TEST AS WELL AS LIVER FUNCTION TEST AND KIDNEY FUNCTION TEST

REQUEST THAT YOUR X-RAYS BE READ BY A CERTIFIED "B-READER" ALSO SPECIFY THAT YOU NEED  COPIES OF ALL REPORTS AND RESULTS TO BE SENT TO YOU.

REQUEST YOUR PERSONNEL RECORDS, EMPLOYMENT AND MEDICAL RECORDS ALSO X-RAY FILE ENVELOPE, - ALL RECORDS
     WHEN MAKING THIS REQUEST YOU NEED TO SEND:
   →YOUR NAME. - - ALL NAMES THAT YOU USED AT THE PLANT!
   →BIRTHDAY
   →ADDRESS
   →SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER
   →WHERE YOU WORKED (PINELLAS PLANT)
   YOUR CSD DATE,AND BADGE NUMBER
   →ANY OTHER USEFUL INFORMATION THAT MAY BE HELPFUL IN LOCATING YOUR RECORDS,HAVE THIS INFORMATION NOTARIZED
   →INCLUDE A COPY OF YOUR DRIVERS LICENSES OR OTHER PICTURE IDENTIFICATION AND SEND THIS INFORMATION TO:

               U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY
FORRESTAL BUILDING
OFFICE BUILDING
MA90
1000 INDEPENDENCE AVE.
WASHINGTON,DC 20585

ATTN: CHRIS MORRIS
.

FOR YOUR INTERVIEW HAVE YOUR MEDICAL RECORDS - BOTH PREVIOUS AND PRESENT.
GO TO YOUR HOSPITALS DR'S OFFICES AND GET COPIES OF ALL AVAILABLE MEDICAL RECORDS AND X-RAYS REPORTS (MRI) ETC.
HAVE ON HAND A LIST OF ALL CHEMICALS YOU MAY HAVE USE IN YOUR WORK PLACE.
      YOU MAY BE ABLE TO OBTAIN THIS LIST FROM OUR WEBSITE.
www.NuclearWorkersFlorida.org OR ASK ONE OF OUR COMMITTEE MEMBERS.
AT YOUR TELEPHONE INTERVIEW EXPRESS:
      THAT YOU CROSS TRAINED ON VARIOUS JOBS
      IF YOUR JOB REQUIRED A LOT OF OVERTIME,
      IF YOU WERE INJURED,BURNED BITTEN POISONED BY CHEMICALS OR OTHER INFORMATION THAT MAY BE IMPORTANT, EVEN IF IT IS OF THE SMALLEST DETAIL.  YOU MAY HAVE FORGOTTEN SOME INFORMATION.  TALK WITH A CO-WORKER THAT WORKED WITH YOU, TOGETHER YOU MAYBE BE ABLE TO HELP EACH OTHER.
      WHEN TALKING TO THE INTERVIEWER GIVE THEM THE PROPER NAME FOR YOUR ILLNESSES.  HEADACHE IS A SYMPTOM NOT A DIAGNOSIS.  "WHAT IS THE CAUSE FOR YOUR HEADACHE?"
      TAKE NOTES, YOU MAY NEED TO RECALL SOMETHING LATER.

ASK YOUR PHYSICIAN FOR A STATEMENT THAT "YOUR CONDITION WAS MORE LIKELY, THAN NOT CAUSED OR AGGRAVATED BY YOUR EMPLOYMENT AT THE PINELLAS FACILITY DUE TO TOXIC CHEMICALS AND OR RADIATION AND CHEMICAL EXPOSURES"!!!!!*