Zadroga Act Compensation

What is the Status of Your Zadroga Act Compensation Claim?

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

Since it was first established, the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) has received and processed thousands of claims. It continues to receive new claims every week. Given the large volume of VCF claims and the detailed review and analysis involved in processing and approving them, it can often take a long time before any compensation […]

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Zadroga Act Compensation Can Include Pain and Suffering Damages

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

Many of the losses suffered by victims of the September 11th attacks aren’t necessarily reflected in medical bills or in paychecks which never come. The trauma from that terrible day can be felt in pain, psychological or emotional distress, and the inability to enjoy life as it once was. While such losses can’t be seen, […]

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How Does the Victim’s Compensation Fund Determine If a Condition is “9/11-Related”?

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

The 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) and the Zadroga Act which established it has been a life-saving godsend for thousands of victims, first responders, recovery workers and their families who have suffered serious illnesses, injuries, or death as a result of that terrible day. Applying for Zadroga Act compensation can be complicated, and you have […]

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Understanding the Differences Between Group A and Group B Zadroga Act Claims

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

The James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010 was reauthorized in 2015. This was no small accomplishment. It took the commitment of thousands of individuals who were advocates for victims, first responders, and recovery workers effected by the September 11th attacks. The 9/11 attorneys at Turley, Hansen & Partner actively and proudly assisted […]

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How Does The 2015 Reauthorization of the Zadroga Act Affect You?

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

After a hard-fought battle, the 9/11 Zadroga Act was reauthorized in 2015. The 9/11 attorneys at Turley, Hansen & Rosasco, LLP actively and proudly assisted the “Citizens for the Extension of the James Zadroga Act” in passing this important piece of legislation that provides benefits, treatment, and compensation to the thousands of individuals and families […]

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How the Reauthorization Act Changes Group B Claims for Zadroga Act Compensation

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

When the 9/11 Zadroga Act was reauthorized in 2015, several changes were made to the Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) program. Many of these changes have a direct impact on how compensation awards are made and how much Zadroga Act compensation an individual claimant may receive for certain types of losses. Caps on Damages for Non-Economic […]

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What Treatments Can I Receive for Cancers Covered by The Zadroga Act?

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

A cancer diagnosis can be devastating.  Whole families can find themselves facing an uncertain future with fear, anxiety and questions about what to do next. If you are one of the thousands of people who have developed cancer because of your presence at or around Ground Zero during or after 9/11, there are resources available […]

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What are “Household Replacement Services” and What Zadroga Act Compensation is Available for Them?

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

There are multiple elements that go onto the calculation of a Zadroga Act compensation award. This is because the losses suffered by 9/11 victims and responders impact every aspect of their lives and those of their families. At Turley, Hansen & Rosasco, LLP, we work tirelessly to get those who have suffered because of the […]

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What is the Registration Deadline for Seeking Zadroga Act Compensation for Newly-Added Conditions?

By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco

Since the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) was first established, additional illnesses and medical complications have continued to be added to the list of conditions eligible for Zadroga Act compensation. As with all VCF claims, individuals with newly-added conditions who wish to register with the VCF and preserve a claim for compensation must do so […]

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