The University Record, September 17, 2001
U-M Health Systemhow to help your child after a disaster: www.med.umich.edu/opm/newspage/disaster.htm#parents.
U-M Health System responses to the tragedy: www.med.umich.edu/opm/newspage/disaster.htm.
Database on the status of individuals in New York City and Washington, D.C.: www.finebrand.com/statuses/.
U-M International CenterInformation on health and safety abroad: www.umich.edu/~icenter/overseas/travel/travelabroad1.html.
General information on safety abroad:
U.S. State Department: www.state.gov.
U.S. State Department travel advisories: http://travel.state.gov/travel_warnings.html.
Online US Embassies and Consulates abroad: http://usembassy.state.gov.
Information for relatives (from MSNBC): www.msnbc.com/news/627095_asp.htm?0cm=c10.
Families and friends of American Airlines passengers seeking
information may call (800) 245-0999.
United Airlines toll-free number for calls of families and friends: (800) 932-8555.
Morgan Stanley, the largest tenant in the World Trade Center, established an emergency contact phone number for employees and their families, (888) 883-4391.
Phone numbers for employees and families of other World Trade Center businesses: Emergency number for Carr Futures: (800) 755-7620 Emergency number for Cantor Fitzgerald: (866) 326-3188.
Several contactsoffering information and opportunities to assist (from CNN): www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/2001/trade.center/contacts.html.
The U.S. Justice Departments Office of Victims of Crime has a phone line to provide information to families about victims and about services for survivors and their rights: (800) 331-0075.
Trained medical personnel willing to go into Manhattan to assist victims and emergency workers may call (516) 656-9254 or (516) 656-9252.
News organizations with continuing coverage:
New York Times: www.nytimes.com/
New York Daily News: www.nydailynews.com/today/-/-/default.asp
Wall Street Journal: http://public.wsj.com/home.html
Washington Post: www.washingtonpost.com/
Pittsburgh Post Gazette: www.post-gazette.com/
Michigan Radio/NPR: www.michiganradio.org/