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Table: What Can Victims' Families Expect?


NEW YORK POLICE OFFICER

LIFE INSURANCE: $196,635 from city, federal, and union benefits; one year's salary; annuity (half of final salary); basic health insurance

CHARITABLE AND OTHER AID: Police and Fire Widows' & Children's Fund pays $10,000; NYC Police Foundation Heroes Fund ($5,000 per family plus $2,000 per child); others

PENTAGON EMPLOYEE (MILITARY)

LIFE INSURANCE: Armed service members' group life insurance policy (up to $250,000); plus family annuity of some portion of salary; death gratuity of $6,000

CHARITABLE AND OTHER AID: Army Emergency Relief, Navy-Marine Corps

Relief Society cover immediate expenses, children's college tuition

WINDOWS ON THE WORLD KITCHEN WORKER

LIFE INSURANCE: Hotel & Restaurant Union Local 100 policy ($15,000)

CHARITABLE AND OTHER AID: Crime Victims Board typically gives two weeks' salary, funeral expenses; Windows of Hope Relief Fund for restaurant workers'

families; long-term help at Worker's Comp and Social Security

AIRLINE PASSENGER

LIFE INSURANCE: Depends on whether victims or their employers purchased a policy

CHARITABLE AND OTHER AID: Airlines to pay $25,000 to each victim's family; along with all other victims, they are entitled to a still-undetermined sum from airline bailout fund

KEEFE BRUYETTE & WOODS ANALYST

LIFE INSURANCE: Company policy worth up to $200,000

CHARITABLE AND OTHER AID: Profit-sharing and bonuses to be determined at the end of the year. Until then, salaries are still being paid. KBW Family Fund also set up. Each family assigned a co-worker "shepherd" to answer questions


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