The VCF pays victims for certain cancers, physical injuries, illnesses or death that were a direct result of the 9/11 attacks, as well as certain latent health conditions and diseases included in the World Trade Center (WTC) Health Program:

• CANCERS including

• Asthma
• Chronic cough syndrome
• Chronic laryngitis
• Chronic nasopharyngitis
• Chronic respiratory disorder
– fumes I vapors
• Chronic rhinosinusitis
• Gastro-esophageal reflux disorder (GERO)
• Interstitial lung disease
• Low back pain
• Other specified musculoskeletal disorders
• Reactive airways dysfunction syndrome (RADS)
• Sleep apnea
• Upper airway hyperreactivity
• WTC-exacerbated chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).