Who is considered an eligible “Survivor” under the Zadroga 9/11 Act?
December 30, 2010
This question is complicated, and for now, the best thing for any WTC victim or First Responder to do is read part of the actual Zadroga statute below, and then call an attorney with any questions: `SEC. 3321. IDENTIFICATION AND INITIAL HEALTH EVALUATION OF SCREENING-ELIGIBLE AND CERTIFIED-ELIGIBLE WTC SURVIVORS. `(a) Identification of Screening-Eligible WTC Survivors and Certified-Eligible WTC Survivors- `(1) SCREENING-ELIGIBLE WTC SURVIVORS- `(A) DEFINITION- In this title, the term `screening-eligible WTC survivor’ means, subject to subparagraph (C) and paragraph (3), an individual who is described in any of the following clauses: `(i) CURRENTLY IDENTIFIED SURVIVOR- An individual, including a… READ ARTICLE