September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Applications To Fund Medical Bills Of 9/11 Survivors Another Casualty Of COVID-19 By J.D. Allen • Mar 10, 2021 Mark Lennihan / AP Listen Listening... / 1:45 A federal program that’s in place to cover the medical bills of first responders and survivors of the September 11, 2001, terror attacks has seen steady claims since 2016. Then, the pandemic happened. A Year Later, 9/11 Victim Compensation Act Is More Important Now Than Ever By Bill Buchner • Jul 29, 2020 US Network Pool via AP Listen Listening... / 8:00 Wednesday was the first anniversary of the September 11th Victims Compensation Fund’s permanent reauthorization. It guarantees that those poisoned by Ground Zero toxins and their families will have access to health care for the rest of their lives.