Zadroga bill is a health bill which was recently passed by the US House of Representatives and US senate. It is also known as James Zadroga 9/11 Health Compensation fund act of 2010. Zadroga law was passed in order to help victims of 9/11.
The bill was not passed in original form and had been modified in a new version. In the span of 10 years, $7.4 billion was spend which was a major concern. Republicans have blocked the bill on the matter of huge spending. James Zadroga Health and Compensation Act which is also known as Zadroga bill was finally got a approval on 22 December, 2010. Zadroga bill was transferred into Zadroga law on 2nd January,2011 by the current US President Barrack Obama. Zadroga bill was introduced after James Zadroga, a first responder of the tragedy happened. He was working as an officer of New York Police Department who was one of the sufferers when twin towers have collapsed. First Zadroga bill was introduced by the legislation in order to provide medical benefits to victims who had worked at ground zero and as a result they are facing respiratory diseases.
Terrorist had attack on World trade center which results in respiratory diseases and cancer from toxins present in debris. The main aim of Zadroga bill was to provide financial assistance to victims. People having disabilities and financial losses due to 9/11 attack at twin towers of World Trade Center in New York are also entitled to claim for their benefits.Most of the victims have been benefited from the introduction of this bill. If you are among those victims you must file a compensation claim in the court. In order to receive genuine compensation from the government you must hire experienced and talented lawyers who are aware of all the terms and conditions of the act and is able to tackle all the queries.
There should be proper guidance when you are filing the claim for compensation benefits under Zadroga bill. There are number of lawyers who work on ‘no win no fee policy'. This statement means victim who has filed compensation claim will only pay fees when he wins the case otherwise he don't have to pay anything. One another source of getting proper knowledge about the law and terms and conditions of the law is through Internet. There are number of lawyers who gives appropriate information online as well as can be approached for claiming a compensation benefit. Family members of 9/11 victims are also eligible for coverage and can get a health evaluation to determine the appropriate follow up treatment.