9/11 Cancers

9/11 Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer Screening Through the WTC Health Program

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

  9/11 Lung Cancer screening is available through the World Trade Center Health Program for first responders, lower Manhattan residents and lower Manhattan workers.  This also includes screening for the numerous kinds of cancers that researchers have linked to exposure to the toxic cloud of dust and debris that lingered over and around Ground Zero […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Cancers, 9/11 Victim Compensation, Lung Cancer

9/11 Firefighter’s Recent Death Shows Struggles of PTSD and Struggles With Pension Benefits

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

Joe Battista was an FDNY firefighter who worked for months at Ground Zero after the September 11th attacks, and then spent time sifting through debris at the Fresh Kills landfill looking for human remains. This soul-crushing work eventually took its toll. Battista was certified by the World Trade Center Health Program (WTCHP) as having 9/11-related […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Victim Compensation, FDNY