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Q:
Who is eligible for monetary compensation through the Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act?

A:

Those eligible for monetary compensation through the Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act are as follows:

  • Sanitation workers;
  • Window washers near Ground Zero;
  • Commercial cleaners in the building or areas surrounding Ground Zero
  • Those who cleaned the toxic debris, dust, and fallout from Ground Zero such as janitors and porters;
  • City workers and private carting and sanitation workers who removed the debris and refuge from the 9/11 sites, including along route to any dump or landfill;
  • Barge and other maritime workers, such as dock workers, captains, and others, who helped move the debris and materials from the World Trade Center or the nearby areas;
  • Transfer station workers who handled or helped move debris and materials from the 9/11 sites.