Police and emergency response personnel who worked ground zero on 9/11 have developed a number of health problems, including mesthelioma and asbestosis. They are seeking benefits for their health problems.
Florida First Responders who are exposed to toxic substances and chemicals on the job may be entitled to Florida workers’ compensation benefits. These exposures can come as a result of fighing fires or being exposed to chemicals while raiding drug labs. If you are a Florida First Responder who has developed medical problems, including breathing problems or cancer, as a result of exposure to toxic substances in the workplace, contact Florida First Responder Attorney, Nancy Cavey.
If you have developed TB or even meningitis you may be entilted to the benefit of the Florida First Responder Presumption Statute.