9/11 Victim Blog

Children of 9/11 Firefighters Honoring Their Fathers

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

On Tuesday, September 24, 2019, a very special graduation ceremony took place. It was a ceremony that will forever be memorable because along with accomplishing their dreams, some of these graduates were honoring their fathers, who either died as 9/11 firefighters or have since succumbed to cancer or a related illness because of their service […]

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Posted under: FDNY

Students of Lower Manhattan | 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Eligibility

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

Tens of thousands of students in Lower Manhattan breathed in 9/11 dust and experienced high levels of asbestos exposure which was released into the air by the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. One week after the attacks, students at the Downtown NYC schools — including 28 NYC public schools, the Borough of Manhattan Community […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Survivors

The Difficulty in Securing Proof of Presence for WTC VCF Claims

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

As experienced 9/11 WTC lawyers, Turley Hansen & Rosasco, LLP has helped thousands of families with the Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) claims process. We know all the requirements of each step. One of the difficulties many of our clients have when preparing their VCF claims is gathering “Proof of Presence” documents, properly prepared and detailed witness affidavits, […]

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Posted under: 9/11 VCF New Claim Form

Remembering Those Lost or Still Suffering from the September 11th Attacks

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

Today, 18 years later, we remember every person whose life was impacted by the September 11th attacks. Mothers and fathers, aunts and uncles, brothers and sisters, children and friends – whose lives were taken on this tragic day. Each year, the 9/11 lawyers at Turley Hansen & Rosasco, LLP remember the great loss that so many families […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Anniversary

Why Choose Us: Experienced 9/11 Attorneys Working Exclusively with 9/11 Survivors and Families

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

We know that navigating the legal hurdles of the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) can be a frustrating, complicated, and time-consuming process. This is exactly why our team of 9/11 attorneys work exclusively and passionately for survivors and families who were in Lower Manhattan between September 11, 2001 and May 30, 2002. If you have become […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Lawyer Representation
New York City skyline with two lights shining where Twin Towers once stood.

President Trump Approves Permanent 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Extension to 2092

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

This is a significant but sad day for the entire 9/11 community. President Donald Trump just signed the permanent extension of the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund. The new Zadroga Act has been renamed the “Never Forget the Heroes: James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer, and Luis Alvarez Permanent Authorization of the September 11 Victim Compensation Act”. The […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Victim Compensation

New Link Found Between World Trade Center Dust and 9/11 Prostate Cancer Cases

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

The World Trade Center Dust Cloud Many remember the dark dust cloud that covered New York City after the terrorist attacks of September 11th. For first responders, commuters and anyone who worked in Downtown Manhattan, it was overwhelming as everyone tried to escape the congestion, chaos and fumes. For viewers far away, it was horrific […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Cancers, 9/11 Prostate Cancer