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Hundreds who suffer from working on WTC [World Trade Center] cleanup join class-action lawsuit [USA]

Author: Karen Matthews, Associated Press, Published on: 13 September 2004

[USA]: The lawsuit, filed in federal court in Manhattan...claims that Silverstein Properties and the four construction companies [Turner Construction, AMEC, Tully Construction, Bovis Lend Lease] hired to oversee the removal of the 1.5 million tons of debris [from the World Trade Center] "should have known that safety precautions were needed to protect the rescue workers and cleanup workers...

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Related companies: Lendlease Project Management & Construction (formerly Bovis Lend Lease, trading as Lendlease) Silverstein Properties Tully Construction Turner Construction Wood (formerly Amec Foster Wheeler)