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Radiation Dose Reconstruction

 

Amchitka Island Nuclear Explosion Site
(Site Profile/Docket Number 078)

Location: Amchitka Island, Alaska

Also known as: Amchitka Island Test Center
                         Amchitka Island Test Site

Comments on Amchitka Island Nuclear Explosion Site Documents

How to Submit Comments
Comments on Amchitka Island Nuclear Explosion Site documents can be submitted to the NIOSH Docket Officer electronically by e-mail at NIOCINDOCKET@cdc.gov or printed comments can be mailed to NIOSH Docket Office, Robert A. Taft Laboratories, MS-C34, 1090 Tusculum Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45226. Please include the Site Profile/Docket Number (078) on all comments.

Comments Received

Comment from Gary Rowin regarding the Milrow Project
(November 28, 2011)
this document in PDF PDF 497 KB (1 page)

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Special Exposure Cohort Petition Information for Amchitka Island Nuclear Explosion Site

  • Class Added to the SEC
    • Amchitka Island--employees who were employed before January 1, 1974, on Amchitka Island, Alaska and were exposed to ionizing radiation in the performance of duty related to the Long Shot, Milrow, or Cannikin underground nuclear tests

      Note: The SEC was established by The Act. Amchitka Island was one of the classes that Congress included when The Act was signed.

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Page last updated: November 30, 2011
Page last reviewed: August 9, 2013
Content Source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Division of Compensation Analysis and Support