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Zadroga Lawyers Turley, Hansen & Rosasco Sponsor Mets 9/11 Hero of the Game

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

Turley, Hansen & Partners, Zadroga Claim Attorneys, is proud to announce their sponsorship of the Mets ” 9/11 Hero of the Game” on WFAN radio.

If you know of a 9/11 Hero who you would like to nominate for on air recognition at Mets home games, please use the Turley, Hansen & Rosasco “9/11 Hero of the Game” Nomination Form here.

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Posted under: First Responders, How long do I have to file a Zadroga 9/11 Compensation claim?, Illnesses Covered, Lawyer Representation, The James Zadroga 9/11 Health & Compensation Act of 2010, The Victims' Compensation Fund, Victim Compensation Fund Claim Procedures, World Trade Center Health Program, Zadroga 9/11 Eligibility

9/11 Zadroga Act Claims Free Webinar: What You Need to Know About the Victim Compensation Fund

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

Join experienced New York 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) attorneys Troy G. Rosasco and Daniel J. Hansen for a fact filled webinar discussing the new Zadroga Act. Subjects covered will include: Who is Eligibile?, What Illnesses are Covered?, How Do You File a Claim?, What is Needed to Prove Your “Damages”, including “pain and suffering”?, Who is the “Special Master”?, How Much Money Can You Expect to Receive?, Can You File if You Already Collected Money from the Old VCF or other Lawsuits?, and How Long Will the Claims Process Take?

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Posted under: Can I file a claim if I was part of the recent 9/11 lawsuit?, How long do I have to file a Zadroga 9/11 Compensation claim?, How much can an attorney charge to represent me in a Zadroga 9/11 Compensation claim?, Illnesses Covered, Lawyer Representation, The James Zadroga 9/11 Health & Compensation Act of 2010, The Victims' Compensation Fund, Victim Compensation Fund Claim Procedures, What medical benefits and monitoring are provided?, Who is eligible for compensation and health benefits?, Zadroga 9/11 Eligibility

Westchester Zadroga Lawyer Joins Turley, Hansen & Partners Legal Team

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

We are pleased to announce that Brian Mittman of Markhoff & Mittman, PC , Westchester’s premier law firm for injured workers, has joined the Turley, Hansen & Partners Zadroga legal team. Brian’s law firm has been representing injured workers since 1933 – that’s right – 1933, and is known for making some of the foundational law upon which all injured workers rely every day in proving their claims. Brian will be able to do in-office consultations in his White Plains office for potential Zadroga Act claimant’s living in the southern tier of New York, as well as northern New Jersey and Connecticut.

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Posted under: How long do I have to file a Zadroga 9/11 Compensation claim?, Illnesses Covered, The Victims' Compensation Fund, Victim Compensation Fund Claim Procedures, What medical benefits and monitoring are provided?, Who is eligible for compensation and health benefits?, World Trade Center Health Program, Zadroga 9/11 Eligibility

Facts About 9/11 Victims Compensation Under The Zadroga Act

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

What is the Zadroga 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund? On January 2, 2011, President Obama signed the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010. James Zadroga was a NYPD Detective who died from inhaling toxic dust while working at Ground Zero. He inspired Congressional passage of federal funds that would provide for healthcare and […]

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Posted under: Can I file a claim if I was part of the recent 9/11 lawsuit?, How long do I have to file a Zadroga 9/11 Compensation claim?, The James Zadroga 9/11 Health & Compensation Act of 2010, The Victims' Compensation Fund, Victim Compensation Fund Claim Procedures, Who is considered a "WTC Responder" under the Zadroga 9/11 Act?, Who is considered an eligible "Survivor" under the Zadroga 9/11 Act?, World Trade Center Health Program, Zadroga 9/11 Eligibility

Zadroga Act Attorney Appears on Fox News with 9/11 Firefighter Widow

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

Chet Lukaszewski, Esq. one of our Zadroga Claim Lawyer Partners, appeared on the Fox News’ Good Day New York program this week with Jacki Kaht Fernandez, widow of 9/11 hero, FDNY Lt. Cruz Fernandez, who died of a heart condition related to his service at Ground Zero. It is exactly this type of hard work and determination that Zadroga Victim Compensation Fund Attorneys will have to expend to maximize their client’s financial awards for those with the most serious Ground Zero illnesses and injuries. We are lucky to have lawyers with Chet’s skills on our team.

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Posted under: First Responders, Illnesses Covered, Lawyer Representation, The James Zadroga 9/11 Health & Compensation Act of 2010, The Victims' Compensation Fund, Who is considered a "WTC Responder" under the Zadroga 9/11 Act?, Zadroga 9/11 Eligibility

Zadroga Lawyer Troy Rosasco Testifies at Victims Compensation Fund Hearings

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

Zadroga lawyer Troy Rosasco provided compelling testimony yesterday at the public hearings held by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Public Health (NIOSH) to support the broad rights of 9/11 victims. Mr. Rosasco urged Federal Regulators, including a direct appeal to NIOSH Director John Howard, M.D., that the regulations for the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund must include the victims who suffer from the various forms of cancer as a result of their exposure to the toxic dust and gasses released by the 9/11 attacks.

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Posted under: Illnesses Covered, Lawyer Representation, The James Zadroga 9/11 Health & Compensation Act of 2010, The Victims' Compensation Fund, What medical benefits and monitoring are provided?, Who is eligible for compensation and health benefits?, Zadroga 9/11 Eligibility

Zadroga Lawyer Wins Groundbreaking 9/11 Pension Claim for Widow of NYC Firefighter

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

As reported in the New York Post today, our partner ( and fellow Zadroga lawyer) Chet Lukaszewski, has won a groundbreaking 9/11 World Trade Center pension case for the widow of a NYC firefighter. This widow was lucky to have our partner (and fellow Zadroga 9/11 attorney) Chet Lukaszewski as her disability pension lawyer. Now lets hope the Medical Board finally does the ‘right thing’. Matter of Fernandez v. Board of Trustees of N.Y. Fire Dept. Pension Fund, Subchapter 2 (App. Case# 2009-06506; Index#26232/08).

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Posted under: How long do I have to file a Zadroga 9/11 Compensation claim?, Illnesses Covered, The Victims' Compensation Fund, Who is considered a "WTC Responder" under the Zadroga 9/11 Act?, World Trade Center Health Program, Zadroga 9/11 Eligibility