Health Effects of September 11 Attacks

In a subcommittee hearing held in New York City, the first panel of witnesses testified about possible health problems caused by the… read more

In a subcommittee hearing held in New York City, the first panel of witnesses testified about possible health problems caused by the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Video clips were shown of cleanup work at the World Trade Center. They said that many illnesses were caused by toxic materials in the dust at the site. 

The second panel of government officials answered questions about whether the workers should have had better protective gear, including masks. 

The full name of Doctors Hebert and Levin’s program is, “Mount Sinai World Trade Center Worker and Volunteer Medical Screening Program.” close

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Program ID:
178847-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Oct 28, 2003
Last Aired:
Sep 20, 2006

Airing Details

  • Oct 28, 2003 | 10:53pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 30, 2003 | 5:44pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 31, 2003 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 01, 2003 | 12:31pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 19, 2006 | 10:27pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 20, 2006 | 2:28am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 20, 2006 | 7:25am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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