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The Difficulty in Securing Proof of Presence for WTC VCF Claims

By Hansen & Rosasco

As experienced 9/11 WTC lawyers, Hansen & Rosasco, LLP has helped thousands of families with the Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) claims process. We know all the requirements of each step. One of the difficulties many of our clients have when preparing their VCF claims is gathering “Proof of Presence” documents, properly prepared and detailed witness affidavits, […]

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Posted under: 9/11 VCF New Claim Form
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Remembering Those Lost or Still Suffering from the September 11th Attacks

By Hansen & Rosasco

Today, 18 years later, we remember every person whose life was impacted by the September 11th attacks. Mothers and fathers, aunts and uncles, brothers and sisters, children and friends – whose lives were taken on this tragic day. Each year, the 9/11 lawyers at Turley Hansen & Rosasco, LLP remember the great loss that so many families […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Anniversary
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Why Choose Us: Experienced 9/11 Attorneys Working Exclusively with 9/11 Survivors and Families

By Hansen & Rosasco

We know that navigating the legal hurdles of the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) can be a frustrating, complicated, and time-consuming process. This is exactly why our team of 9/11 attorneys work exclusively and passionately for survivors and families who were in Lower Manhattan between September 11, 2001 and May 30, 2002. If you have become […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Lawyer Representation
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President Trump Approves Permanent 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Extension to 2092

By Hansen & Rosasco

This is a significant but sad day for the entire 9/11 community. President Donald Trump just signed the permanent extension of the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund. The new Zadroga Act has been renamed the “Never Forget the Heroes: James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer, and Luis Alvarez Permanent Authorization of the September 11 Victim Compensation Act”. The […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Victim Compensation
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New Link Found Between World Trade Center Dust and 9/11 Prostate Cancer Cases

By Hansen & Rosasco

The World Trade Center Dust Cloud Many remember the dark dust cloud that covered New York City after the terrorist attacks of September 11th. For first responders, commuters and anyone who worked in Downtown Manhattan, it was overwhelming as everyone tried to escape the congestion, chaos and fumes. For viewers far away, it was horrific […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Cancers, 9/11 Prostate Cancer
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McConnell Announces Vote on Bill to Make 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Permanent

By Hansen & Rosasco

Mitch McConnell Sees the “Urgency” for Himself After begging, frustration, and great sadness for many first responders and 9/11 victims, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) has finally agreed to open a vote for a bill that will create a permanent compensation fund for 9/11 victims, survivors and their families. Additionally, there is now a […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Appeals
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The Rise in Prostate Cancer in World Trade Center First Responders

By Hansen & Rosasco

9/11 Cancer and Treatment As the future of the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) remains uncertain, cancer experts are finding new higher risks in first responders who were at the World Trade Center “Exposure Zone.” Research shows there is a greater risk for prostate cancer in first responders who had the most direct exposure to […]

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Posted under: 9/11 Cancers