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World Trade Center Information

Last Updated on May 2016

Important Update for World Trade Center Rescue Workers

If you participated in the World Trade Center rescue, recovery or clean up efforts, you will want to know about recent changes to the law that eliminate the filing deadline to request a reclassification and provide for an accidental death benefit. Learn more about these amendments, eligibility requirements and the June 14, 2007 deadline to file a notice preserving your rights by going to:


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