September 12, 2005

First Responders Face Hold-ups on Occupational Disease Compensation

Julie Fersuson at Workers Comp Insider notes problems of 9/11 rescue workers in collecting benefits for their repiratory and mental health issues traced to their services at Ground Zero. She asks if the Katrina first responders will encounter similar delays and budget holdups for the unknown medical and psychological cost of their service. Workers Comp Insider - Taking care of the unsung heroes

Posted by dougsimpson at September 12, 2005 02:44 PM