9/11 Worker’s Health Claims Were Too Late, 2nd Circ. Says

Law360, New York (November 26, 2013, 1:57 PM EST) -- The Second Circuit on Monday said a worker who allegedly suffered health problems from inhaling pollutants while clearing the wreckage of the World Trade Center following the 9/11 terrorist attacks cannot sue AMEC Construction Management Inc. and others because his claims are time barred.

Steven O’Hara alleged in a June 2011 complaint that he worked 12-hour shifts at the World Trade Center site for five weeks following the attacks, and that during his time there AMEC Construction Management, AMEC Earth and Environmental, Bovis Lend Lease LMB...
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Case Information

Case Title

O'Hara v. AMEC Construction Management

Case Number



Appellate - 2nd Circuit

Nature of Suit

3890 STATUTES-Other

Date Filed

January 22, 2013

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