TN 2 (02-95)
Totalization technicians in DIO and FSP personnel in the American Embassy in Oslo
communicate with the FFU via Form SSA-2960-U2-NE. FFU personnel use a similar form
to communicate with SSA. Form SSA- 2960-U2-NE is used to:
transmit claims and related material to the FFU.
request information from the FFU, and
send information requested by the FFU.
The SSA-2960-U2-NE is a two page, bilingual form printed in English and Norwegian:
The top page is sent to the FFU.
The second page is used as folder documentation or to follow-up on a request to the
Follow this table to complete the items on the form. MAKE ALL ENTRIES IN LEGIBLE BLOCK
PRINTING WITH A BALL POINT PEN.
Information About the Claim
Complete the items in Part I as follows:
Item A - Always enter the first, middle and last names of the worker.
Item B - Always enter the worker's U.S. SSN. If you don't know the SSN, enter “UNKNOWN.”
Item C - Always enter the worker's Norwegian Personal Number (PIN). If you don't know the
PIN, enter “UNKNOWN” in C. and complete Part II A. Also include in Part VI the place of birth, last address
in Norway, and date of last residence in Norway.
NOTE: If claimant last lived in Norway before January 1967, he/she will not have a PIN
because the Norwegian insurance system began on January 1, 1967.
Item D - Complete the name and address block to inform the FFU about a claim for Norwegian
benefits and in response to a Norwegian agency's request for address information.
Item E - On initial claims packages indicate the type of claim for Norwegian benefits.
Item F - Enter the filing date being certified to the Norwegian agency on all initial claims
packages and in response to a Norwegian agency's request for the filing date.
Certification of Data
Complete the appropriate section(s) to inform the FFU about claimants for Norwegian
"X” the verified block(s) if the data has been used by SSA to adjudicate claims.
III. Certification of Benefit Data
Complete this section to respond to a request for benefit information from the FFU.
Be aware that the FFU should request this information only for widows or workers entitled
to survivors or disability benefits from both the U.S. and Norway. Complete by entering:
First and last name of beneficiary.
Type of benefit applied for: e.g., widow.
Determination made on the claim; i.e., either “awarded” or “denied.”
First month and year of entitlement, if the claim was awarded, in MM /YY format.
Current MBA. If terminated, show “terminated.”
Month and year of termination, if appropriate, in MM/YY format.
"X” the appropriate block(s) when transmitting information or material to the FFU.
"X” the appropriate block(s) to request information or material from the FFU.
Enter clarifying or additional information. Be concise and do not use jargon.
Sign and date the form, but do not affix the DIO seal.