How To Approach The 2nd Round Of 9/11 Victim Claims
September 11, 2013, 2:50 PM EDT
Law360, New York (September 11, 2013, 2:50 PM EDT) -- Many of our nation’s heroes, the 9/11 first responders, will once again share a common link. The firefighters, police officers and other workers who are now sick after being exposed to toxic dust while tearing through the wreckage for survivors are now eligible to register for compensation made possible by a reopening of the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) for a second round of claims.
Established a week after the attacks in September 2001, the VCF operated from 2002 to 2004 and was designed to compensate...