9/11 Cancers

uterine cancer claim

Overview of 9/11 Uterine Cancer Claims

By Dan Hansen

The WTC Health Program and the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund are close to adding uterine cancer (including endometrial cancer) as a 9/11 presumed condition. If you were present in the WTC area any time on 9/11 or though mid-2002, the law will presume that 9/11 caused uterine cancer and cover you for lifetime healthcare and […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Cancers, Illnesses Covered, The Victims' Compensation Fund, World Trade Center Health Program
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100% Funeral Cost Reimbursement Available to Families of 9/11 Cancer Victims

By Richard Bernich

Some of the families you serve could be entitled to full reimbursement for a loved one’s funeral and burial costs up to $20,000 or more, according to Troy Rosasco, a partner at the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund law firm of Hansen & Rosasco. If the decedent worked in downtown Manhattan any time between 9/11 and […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Cancers, Survivors, World Trade Center Health Program
WTC health program eligibility

WTC Health Program Eligibility Requirements

By Hansen & Rosasco

What are the WTC Health Program Eligibility Requirements? In the twenty years since the terror attacks of 9/11, life has gone on in many ways. However, for those who were injured by the terror attacks in New York City, at the Pentagon, and the crash site in Shanksville, PA, or exposed to toxins at the […]

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Posted under: World Trade Center Health Program
Trial Lawyers Care Program

From the Earliest Days After 9/11, Trial Lawyers Cared

By Hansen & Rosasco

Lawyers and members of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) formed the Trial Lawyers Care (TLC) program. It assembled a massive volunteer effort to support the survivors and family members of victims of the attack and protect the civil court system from becoming another casualty of the attack. On September 11, 2001, even before the […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Victim Compensation, The Victims' Compensation Fund, World Trade Center Health Program
victim compensation fund eligibility

9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Eligibility

By Hansen & Rosasco

What is the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund? Congress originally established the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund in 2001 to bring quick financial relief to those the terror attacks hurt. The original 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) closed in 2004, but Congress reopened the program with new eligibility guidelines through the 2011 James Zadroga 9/11 Health […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Cancers, 9/11 Victim Compensation, The Victims' Compensation Fund, World Trade Center Health Program
9/11-Affected Public Safety Officers

Additional Benefits Available to 9/11-Affected Public Safety Officers

By Troy Rosasco

What is the Public Safety Officers’ Benefits Program? The Public Safety Officers’ Benefits Program (PSOB) is a unique collaboration between the U.S. Department of Justice and federal, state, local, and tribal public safety agencies as well as national organizations. It provides compensation and other benefits to public safety personnel that became disabled in the line […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Victim Compensation, FDNY, The Victims' Compensation Fund, World Trade Center Health Program
Nationwide Health Program Network - Apply with the help of an Attorney

What Is the Nationwide Health Program Network?

By Troy Rosasco

The World Trade Center Health Program-also known as WTC Health Program or WTCHP – also created several Clinical Centers of Excellence to serve responders and survivors of the 9/11 terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center who live in New York City. However, the 9/11 Ground Zero responders and survivors enrolled in the program live […]

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Posted under: World Trade Center Health Program
Health Effects from Exposure to 9/11 Dust

Health Effects From Exposure To 9/11 Dust

By Troy Rosasco

Nearly 3,000 people died in the terrorist attacks in New York City, at the Pentagon, and in Shanksville, PA, on September 11, 2001. Unfortunately, many more survivors and first responders died in the two decades since 9/11, and others are just now contracting serious, life-altering medical conditions from the toxic exposure. Below learn about the […]

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Posted under: Illnesses Covered, The Victims' Compensation Fund, World Trade Center Health Program