Press Statements

Statement by 911 Health Watch on the Announcement of the Beginning of the Process to Renew and Extend the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act.
Press Release | September 9, 2014
Below is a Press Statement by 911 Health Watch on today’s press conference. For Immediate Release from 9/11 Health Watch September 8th, 2014 Press Contact: Benjamin Chevat 646 634 9103 ben.chevat@911healthwatch.org Statement by 911 Health Watch on the Announcement of … Continue reading


Statement by 911 Health Watch – GAO Report Validates Decision to add Cancer to Covered WTC Conditions and Provide Treatment to 9/11 Responders and Survivors
Press Release | August 27, 2014
For Immediate Release from 9/11 Health Watch August, 25, 2014 Press Contact: Benjamin Chevat (646) 634-9103 ben.chevat@911healthwatch.org GAO Report Validates Decision to add Cancer to Covered WTC Conditions and Provide Treatment to 9/11 Responders and Survivors The release of the … Continue reading


Statement by 911 Health Watch’s Board of Directors– Help Remember All the Victims of 9/11
Press Release | August 20, 2014
Below is a Statement by 911 Health Watch’s Board of Directors Help Remember All the Victims of 9/11 In September we will mark the thirteenth anniversary of 9/11. Here in New York, the names of those killed in the attacks … Continue reading


Update on tax relief for some disabled 9/11 Responders, Survivors and the families of those who have died from their 9/11 injuries
Press Release | August 8, 2014
We wanted to take this opportunity to let you know that the IRS has updated the cover sheet to Publication 3920, “Tax Relief for Victims of Terrorist Attacks”. The updated information will help disabled 9/11 Responders, Survivors and the families … Continue reading


9/11 first responders & families can possibly get tax break
News 12 Long Island | July 28, 2014
Families impacted by the 9/11 terror attacks may be missing out on a major tax break. A law that was passed just months after the attacks made disability income resulting from terrorism non-taxable.