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Latest Health effects arising from the September 11 attacks Stories

2015-03-18 23:01:17

Parker Waichman LLP Counsel, Jeffrey Goldberg, has successfully helped a Ground Zero officer receive disability pension for fibromyalgia, which she developed after working over 300 hours at the

2015-02-20 23:00:39

A retired police officer who developed fibromyalgia, asthma, chronic fatigue syndrome, and other conditions after working at Ground Zero is to receive enhanced disability pension after a five-year

2014-10-14 23:01:04

The deadline to register for the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) is Tuesday, October 14, 2014 for claimants who were diagnosed with an eligible cancer on or before October 12, 2012.

2014-10-09 23:01:35

World Trade Center (WTC) rescue workers and survivors who were diagnosed with an eligible cancer on or before October 12, 2012 face a deadline of October 14, 2014 to register for the September

2014-09-12 23:03:40

The James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Reauthorization Act would extend the World Trade Center (WTC) Health Program and the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund for another 25 years,

2014-08-28 23:07:35

A report released by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) supports the decision to add cancers to the list of illnesses covered by the World Trade Center Health program.

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,

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.

9-11 Study Casts Doubt On Government’s Move To Include Cancer In Compensation Fund
2012-12-19 09:21:40

More than a decade after the World Trade Center terrorist attack on September 11, 2001, the US government added cancer to the list of sicknesses covered by a $4.3 billion fund set up to help rescue workers and others who were adversely affected by the cleanup process after the tragedy.


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.