Recent Posts in Ground Zero Workers

  • 25-Sep-2014

    September 12 Deadline for 9/11 Workers' Comp Claims

    September 12 marks the deadline for any first responders and volunteers that worked on 9/11 recovery efforts to register for future workers' compensation benefits. Tell Us You Were There Campaign The New York State Workers' Compensation Board ...
  • 29-Aug-2014

    Number of Ground Zero Workers with Cancer Skyrockets

    Last year, the number of Ground Zero rescuers and responders who have developed cancer was 1,140—this year, that number has shot up to an astonishing 2,500. The World Trade Center Health Program at Mount Sinai Hospital has recently counted ...
  • 15-May-2013

    Firm Obtains $195,000 Settlement for Asbestos Exposure Victim

    A worker chose to spend his time cleaning up at the World Trade Center after 9/11, but had no idea that it would take a serious toll on his health. This individual spent much of his time at the devastating site of the 9/11 Twin Tower collapse in the ...