Yesterday, I was in New York meeting with the New York State Fraternal Order of Police President Charles Caputo and several members of his executive committee at the State headquarters in Hicksville, NY.
I was there with my Director of Strategic Alliances, Larry Stern, as an invited guest speaker at the June meeting of the NYC Transit Police Memorial Lodge #317. I was specifically asked to speak on the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010.
Law Enforcement Officers are very near and dear to my heart. I am a former prosecutor with the Department of Justice. Larry Stern is a former Assistant District Attorney in Manhattan. Over the years we have both successfully prosecuted hundreds of cases with the help of outstanding law enforcement. Every day, they risk their lives to make sure that our communities are safe.
On 9/11, thousands of law enforcement officers, rescue worker and volunteers answered the call to help with rescue efforts at the World Trade Center. Thousands of heroes responded and assisted in the rescue and clean up efforts. My purpose at yesterday's speaking engagement was to make sure that all of these brave men and women are fully aware of the benefits from the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act that was signed into law, earlier this year by President Obama.Continue Reading...