9/11 Victim Compensation

What to Do If a 9/11 Compensation Claimant Dies Before an Award is Made?

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

Through August 31, 2018, the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) has received over 38,500 claims for eligibility and compensation. With that many claimants, a process that involves a detailed review of applications and supporting evidence, and limited staff to conduct these reviews, a long time can pass before a claim is approved. An even longer […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Victim Compensation, 9/11 WTC Compensation Fund Lawyer

17 Years Later, Remains of 9/11 Victims Continue to Be Identified

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

17 years have passed since the horrific events of September 11th, 2001. For those who lost loved ones in and around the Twin Towers that day, the passage of time doesn’t diminish the pain and loss that followed that terrible day. However, some families have experienced some measure of closure because of the hard work […]

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9/11/2001 – 17th Anniversary

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

  I spoke to a woman from Tennessee this morning who came to Ground Zero with her fellow church members on 9/12/2001. She and her church members cooked hot food under the Brooklyn Bridge and brought it to the responders at Ground Zero every day. She stayed for approximately one week volunteering near Ground Zero. […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Anniversary, 9/11 Cancers

9/11 Cancer Death Claims Growing

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

There is a disturbing front page story in today’s issue of the New York Daily News, “9/11 Fund Death Spiral – Toxin Ills Explode as Vic’s Aid Evaporates” .  According to this article, there are so many people filing 9/11 cancer death claims and claims for other illnesses that the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) could […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Death Claims

Important 9/11 WTC Participation Form Registration Deadlines

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

IMPORTANT: This upcoming Tuesday, September 11, 2018, several New York State and New York City administrative agencies (such as the FDNY Pension System, NYPD Pension System, New York State Employee Pension System, NYC Employee Pension System and the NY State Workers’ Compensation Board) have STRICT DEADLINES to file ” 9/11 WTC Participation forms ” with […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Cancers, WTC Participation Forms