[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 162 (Monday, August 23, 2010)]
[Pages 51815-51816]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-20900]



Decision To Evaluate a Petition To Designate a Class of Employees 
From the Norton Company, Worcester, MA, To Be Included in the Special 
Exposure Cohort

AGENCY: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), 
Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

ACTION: Notice.


SUMMARY: HHS gives notice as required by 42 CFR 83.12(e) of a decision 
to evaluate a petition to designate a class of employees from the 
Norton Company, Worcester, Massachusetts, to be included in the Special 
Exposure Cohort under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness 
Compensation Program Act of 2000. The initial proposed definition for 
the class being evaluated, subject to revision as

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warranted by the evaluation, is as follows:
    Facility: Norton Company.
    Location: Worcester, Massachusetts.
    Job Titles and/or Job Duties: All employees who worked in any 
building or area.
    Period of Employment: January 1, 1960 through December 31, 1972.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Stuart L. Hinnefeld, Interim Director, 
Division of Compensation Analysis and Support, National Institute for 
Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), 4676 Columbia Parkway, MS C-46, 
Cincinnati, OH 45226, Telephone 877-222-7570. Information requests can 
also be submitted by e-mail to [email protected].

John Howard,
Director, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.
[FR Doc. 2010-20900 Filed 8-20-10; 8:45 am]