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Parents struck by the tragedy of an unnecessary vaccine inflicting life-changing injury on their child are left with struggling against the government for years to obtain a modicum of recovery from the stingy National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (VICP).
We recognize, however, that the Vaccine Act provides for full consideration of the liability issues through the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program.
Congress created the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program 19 years ago.
The National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program was created by Congress in 1986 to resolve claims of injuries or deaths associated with childhood vaccines without attributing fault.
The report tracks important litigation news as it occurs in state and federal trial courts, as well as the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program.
Department of Justice (DOJ), which oversees several other major compensation schemes including, for example, the September 11 Victim Compensation Fund, the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program, and the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act, which compensates residents of Utah and Nevada exposed to radioactive fallout from nuclear testing.
The National Childhood Vaccine Injury Act of 1986 provided for the establishment of the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program.
Severe birth defects resulting from a pregnant woman contracting German measles during her pregnancy Source: CDC National Immunization Program FEDERAL PROGRAM OFFERS COMPENSATION Created as a part of the National Childhood Vaccine Injury Act of 1986, the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program assists families who have suffered from vaccine side effects and helps stabilize the vaccine supply by cutting down on the number of lawsuits against manufacturers.