Latest Aftermath of the September 11 attacks Stories

2014-08-15 23:02:51

The total number of responders who have been diagnosed with cancer in the years since the 9/11 World Trade Center Attacks now exceeds 2,500. Port Washignton, New York (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a personal injury law firm that has spent many years fighting to ensure that the heroes of 9/11 are never forgotten, comments that more than 2,500 Ground Zero workers have been diagnosed with cancer and that the number of responders who have been diagnosed has more than doubled in...

2014-07-02 23:01:03

Since its inception, the World Trade Center Program has broadened to expand the dangerous illnesses associated with the toxic cloud present at the site of the September 11th terrorist attacks. Port Washington, New York (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a personal injury law firm that has spent many years working to ensure that all of the heroes of 9/11 are not forgotten, applauds the World Trade Center (WTC) Health Program on its third anniversary. According to Dr. John Howard,...

2014-05-13 12:22:03

Mineta Transportation Institute's Brian Michael Jenkins says solutions aren't simple SAN JOSE, Calif., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The recent breach of security at Mineta San Jose Airport, in which a teenager sneaked on to the airfield and hid in the wheel well of a Maui-bound flight, raises a number of broader security questions. So says Brian Michael Jenkins, director of the Mineta Transportation Institute's National Transportation Safety and Security Center. "Security clearly...

2014-04-24 04:20:22

Only half of Americans feel TSA screening makes air travel safer; Two-thirds concerned lessening security procedures for some passengers through TSA's Pre-Check could result in missing potential threats NEW YORK, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- They have access to our documentation and belongings - albeit briefly. They both embody and carry out the safeguards put in place to protect travelers from the threats among us. "They" are the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and its most...

2014-03-26 16:21:02

AFGE President: "Today's report justifies our call for armed law enforcement officers at security checkpoints" WASHINGTON, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Federation of Government Employees National President J. David Cox Sr. today issued the following statement in response to the Transportation Security Administration's review of the Nov. 1 shooting at Los Angeles International Airport, which resulted in the death of Transportation Security Officer Gerardo...

2014-03-26 16:20:11

ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) released its recommendations to prevent and deter future tragedies like what occurred at the Los Angeles International Airport, on November 1, 2013. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110609/DC16833LOGO GBTA Executive Director and COO Michael W. McCormick issued the following statement: "These recommendations strike the right balance of prudence and deterrence....

2014-02-26 12:20:15

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) - the voice of the global business travel industry - today announced U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator John S. Pistole will be a featured speaker at Center Stage at the GBTA Convention 2014 to be held July 26-30 in Los Angeles, Calif. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110609/DC16833LOGO) "We are pleased to welcome Administrator Pistole as a...

2014-01-28 12:20:21

NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- The Lincoln Motor Company demonstrates commitment to the arts as signature sponsor of the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival(®), a diverse, international event -- Lincoln's involvement extends the festival experience with a new initiative: Tribeca Interactive & Interlude: A Music Film Challenge, in collaboration with The Lincoln Motor Company -- Lincoln will co-sponsor the 2014 festival's Spotlight film...

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