New York City firefighters and other emergency personnel at the World Trade Center site on September 11, 2001.

The Weight of Dust

December 13, 2018

REUTERS/Anthony Correia

Scott Gaines was a first responder on 9/11. When he retired a couple of months later, he thought he’d escaped the aftermath unscathed.

This time on The FRONTLINE Dispatch, a story about the lasting impacts of 9/11 – told by his daughter, reporter Amy Gaines. This story was produced by Michelle Mizner and Sophie McKibben.

The FRONTLINE Dispatch is made possible by the Abrams Foundation Journalism Initiative.