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Logansport, Indiana

Logansport, home to more than 18,000 residents, is a city in and the county seat of Cass County, Indiana. Logansport is located in northern Indiana, at the junction of the Wabash and Eel rivers, northeast of Lafayette. The city is home to a refurbished Dentzel Carousel. The carousel is the most complete Dentzel Carousel in the United States and is on the National Register of historic places. While on the carousel you can try to grab the brass ring, which today serves as the basis of the local economic-development slogan “Logansport – Cass County: Grab the brass ring”.

Early in the 20th century, Logansport was home to the pioneering brass era automobile company Rutenber that had been based previously in Chicago and that renamed itself the Western Motor Company when it moved to Logansport. Today, primary industrial sectors within the Logansport area include manufacturing, retail trade, health care, construction, and warehousing and distribution. Among the major employers in and around Logansport are Tyson Foods, Federal Mogul, Logansport Memorial Hospital, Steel Parts Manufacturing, and Emerson Controls.

Reports of asbestos exposure at numerous job sites in Logansport, Indiana have been confirmed. Accordingly, workers from those particular job sites are noted as having an increased risk for developing an asbestos-related disease such as mesothelioma cancer. Mesothelioma lawyers may be able to assist you if you or a loved one were exposed to asbestos in Logansport.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Logansport

The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance has compiled information obtained from a number of sources to identify the following jobsites in Logansport where asbestos exposure was known to have occurred. These sites are listed below.

  • American Public Utilities Company
  • Baker Specialty & Supply Company, Inc.
  • Board of Public Works and Safety
  • Board of Trustees
  • Electric Storage Battery Company
  • Essex Group, Inc.
  • Generating Station
  • Logansport Heating Company
  • Logansport High School
  • Logansport Indiana Power Plant
  • Logansport Municipal Utilities
  • Logansport Power Plant
  • Louisville Cement Company
  • Municipal Power Plant
  • Northern Hospital For Insane
  • Northern Indiana Power Company
  • P. C. C. St. L. Railway Company
  • Penn System
  • St. Joseph's Hospital
  • W.C. Routh and Company
  • Western Asylum
  • Wilson and Company Ltd
  • Wilson Meat Packing

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Logansport, Indiana

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers that are located within a 100 mile radius of Logansport, Indiana. Please click on a cancer center link to obtain more information about the clinical programs offered, professional designations, areas of expertise and how to contact the center.


Hansen Life Sciences Research Building
201 S. University Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907

Distance: 36.0 miles


University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Center
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Distance: 95.7 miles

Mesothelioma Doctors near Logansport, Indiana

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors that are located within a 100 mile radius of Logansport, Indiana. Please click on a doctor link to obtain more information about his/her background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations, and office locations.

Dr. Michael Slaughter
St. Francis Cancer Center
Indiana Oncology Hematology Consultants
8111 S. Emerson Avenue, Suite A
Indianapolis, IN 46237

Distance: 75.0 miles

Dr. Anita Conte
St. Francis Cancer Center
Indiana Oncology Hematology Consultants
8111 S. Emerson Avenue, Suite A
Indianapolis, IN 46237

Distance: 75.0 miles

Dr. Laurence Bates
St. Francis Cancer Center
Indiana Oncology Hematology Consultants
8111 S. Emerson Avenue, Suite A
Indianapolis, IN 46237

Distance: 75.0 miles

Dr. Randall Trowbridge
St. Francis Cancer Center
Indiana Oncology Hematology Consultants
8111 S. Emerson Avenue, Suite A
Indianapolis, IN 46237

Distance: 75.0 miles

Dr. Hedy Lee Kindler
The University of Chicago Medicine
Center for Advanced Medicine
5758 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Distance: 95.7 miles

Dr. Wickii Thambiah Vigneswaran
The University of Chicago Medicine
Center for Advanced Medicine
5758 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Distance: 95.7 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Logansport, Indiana

Don’t lose your rights! If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma and were exposed to asbestos in Indiana, you may be entitled to compensation. You may have limited time to file a claim. If you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma and have a pathology report in hand to support that diagnosis, you are eligible for financial assistance.

Asbestos Related News in Indiana

Indiana Asbestos Exposure Law Deemed Unconstitutional

The Indiana Supreme Court struck down the state's unjust 10 year statute of repose because it treats similar asbestos victims differently.

Former Goshen Johnson Control Site Tests Positive For Asbestos

The former Goshen Johnson Control site has tested positive for asbestos causing concern amongst city officials.

Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Blog

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September 30, 2016
David Haas

New Debt Collection Rules Could Help Mesothelioma Patients and Their Families

“There’s no doubt about it: The cost of mesothelioma treatment can be very high. Such high costs can leave many patients and their families with the question of how to pay for such therapies. And in a lot of cases, the only option may be going into debt.”