What Happens When a 9/11 Compensation Claimant Dies Before an Award is Made?
October 27, 2017
The 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) has received and processed thousands of claims since it was established. With so many claimants and a process that involves detailed review of applications and supporting evidence, it can take a long time before any money reaches a claimant’s pockets. Sadly, some 9/11 victims pass away while their claim for compensation is still being evaluated. When that happens, the victim’s family still may be eligible for compensation. But there are steps they need to take in order for that to happen. The World Trade Center lawyers at Turley Hansen & Partners work with the… READ ARTICLE