Can I Recover 9/11 Victim Compensation for Future Lost Earnings?
July 14, 2017
By Turley, Hansen & Rosasco on 9/11 Victim Compensation
The amounts awarded by the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) attempt to address the wide range of physical, emotional, and financial losses suffered by victims, first responders, recovery workers, and their families. One of the most tangible impacts of a 9/11-related illness is the inability to work and the loss of wages as a result. A large percentage of VCF awards are for such “economic” losses, not only for wages already lost but also for the loss of future earnings as a result of a disability, inability to work, or limited ability to work due to 9/11-related injuries or illnesses…. READ ARTICLE