Press Statements

On the 12th Anniversary of 9/11, Please Spread the Word That Help Is Available for Those Injured, Made Ill by the Attacks
Press Release | September 12, 2013
For Immediate Release from 9/11 Health Watch September 11th, 2013 Press Contact: Benjamin Chevat (646) 634-9103 ben.chevat@911healthwatch.org On the 12th Anniversary of 9/11, Please Spread the Word That Help Is Available for Those Injured, Made Ill by the Attacks Today, … Continue reading


Sick and Injured 9/11 Responders and Survivors Have Fewer Than 30 Days Left to Register for Sept. 11th Victim Compensation Fund
Press Release | September 6, 2013
Sick and Injured 9/11 Responders and Survivors Have Fewer Than 30 Days Left to Register for Sept. 11th Victim Compensation Fund For Immediate Release from 911 Health Watch September 4th, 2013 Press contact: Benjamin Chevat (646) 634-9103 ben.chevat@911healthwatch.org With fewer … Continue reading


September 11th, Victim Compensation Fund Informational Forums to be held on Wednesday August 21 in Manhattan and Staten Island
Press Release | August 13, 2013
There are two Informational Forums on the “September 11th, Victim Compensation Fund” that will be held on August 21st. One with Special Master Sheila Birnbaum and Rep. Michael Grimm on Staten Island and the other a free clinic presented by … Continue reading


911 Health Watch Releases “VCF Deadline Countdown Clock”
Press Release | May 6, 2013
Today, 150 days before the first major deadline under the revised September 11th Victim Compensation Fund (VCF), 911 Health Watch released its VCF Deadline Countdown Clock to remind those injured by 9/11 that they may have only 150 days to … Continue reading


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