Press Statements

Statement on the Announcement of the First Awards by Special Master Sheila Birnbaum
Press Release | January 29, 2013
Today's announcement by Victims Compensation Fund Special Master Sheila Birnbaum of the first 15 awards under the reopened VCF is good news for the responders and survivors who were injured in the aftermath of the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center. Continue reading


Statement on the Second Anniversary of the Signing of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act
Press Release | January 2, 2013
Today, January 2nd 2013, is the 2nd Anniversary of the Signing into law by President Obama of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act, Public Law No: 111-347. Continue reading


Statement on the WTC Health Registry Study on Cancer
Press Release | December 18, 2012
9/11 Health Watch Statement on the release today of the WTC Health Registry Study on Cancer that is being published in the Journal of the American Medical Association. Continue reading