Press Statements

Statement by 911 Health Watch on the World Trade Center Administrator’s decision to not include on the list of conditions covered for treatment by the program Peripheral Neuropathy
Press Release | April 5, 2016
For Immediate Release from 9/11 Health Watch April 5th 2016 Statement by 911 Health Watch on the World Trade Center Administrator’s decision to not include on the list of conditions covered for treatment by the program Peripheral Neuropathy. “The World … Continue reading


Statement from 911 Health Watch on Special Master Birnbaum’s Update on Payments
Press Release | March 3, 2016
“The update issued by Special Master Birnbaum, reporting that the VCF has authorized over 1,000 full payments as of February 29th  and that the VCF is on track with its plans to fully implement the reauthorization  is good news for injured … Continue reading


Statement of 911 Health Watch on the Release of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund 4th Annual Report
Press Release | February 9, 2016
For Immediate Release from 9/11 Health Watch February 9th, 2016 Press Contact: Benjamin Chevat (646) 634-9103 ben.chevat@911healthwatch.org Statement of 911 Health Watch on the Release of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund 4th Annual Report “Today’s release by the September … Continue reading


9/11 Health Update on the Implementation of the 9/11 Health and Compensation Reauthorization
Press Release | January 19, 2016
As you know, after years of effort by the 9/11 community and its supporters, Congress passed and President Obama signed into law the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act Reauthorization. The Act, authorizes the World Trade Center Health Program … Continue reading


Statement by 911 Health Watch on the World Trade Center Administrator’s decision to not include on the list of conditions covered for treatment by the program certain autoimmune diseases.
Press Release | June 6, 2015
For Immediate Release from 9/11 Health Watch June 6th, 2015 Statement by 911 Health Watch on the World Trade Center Administrator’s decision to not include on the list of conditions covered for treatment by the program certain autoimmune diseases. “The … Continue reading