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First responders and survivors of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks have been given more time to ask for compensation to cover their health care costs.
The deadline has been extended to make a wrongful death claim for the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund.
Victims of State Sponsored Terrorism Fund splitting payouts under questionable rationale
Responders who worked at the World Trade Center site after the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, have an increased overall cancer incidence compared to the general population, particularly in thyroid cancer, prostate cancer…
A new study found 9/11 first responders may face a heightened risk of developing leukemia, nearly two decades after the terror attacks.
The study is the first to show an increase in incidence of the blood cancer
Victims of 9/11’s toxic swirl and their families have another chance to make a 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund claim even if they were previously told it was too late.
Emergency responders involved in the 9/11 clean-up at Ground Zero ‘have a 40% greater risk of developing LEUKAEMIA’
Responders involved in the clean-up after the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Centre towers have a much greater risk of getting leukaemia, a study has found.
Nearly two decades after terrorists attacked New York’s World Trade Center, certain cancers are striking police and recovery workers who saved lives, recovered bodies and cleaned up the wreckage.
Cancer incidence is increased in the World Trade Center (WTC) Health Program General Cohort, according to a study published in the February issue of JNCI Cancer Spectrum.