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Pleasanton, California

Asbestos Exposure in Pleasanton, CA

Pleasanton is a city, serving more than 70,000 people, located in Alameda County, California. Incorporated in 1894, Pleasanton is a community that began as a home to Ohlone Indians, then as an adobe homestead for Spanish soldiers, an agricultural center, a small bedroom community, and currently a thriving city with a diverse economic base. In 2010, Pleasanton was ranked 63rd on CNNMoney.com list of "The Best Places to Live".

Pleasanton was incorporated in 1894 and soon became a thriving community. Main Street became a center for business and community activity. By the early 1900s, the gravel industry had become one of the Valley's most enduring and profitable industries. Companies such as Kaiser Sand and Gravel prospered as a result. Pleasanton's rural character was maintained through the late 1950s. During the 1960s and 1970s, Pleasanton experienced rapid population growth and soon became a magnet for retail/commercial developers. By the early 1980s, development began on a number of business parks, the largest of which is the Hacienda Business Park, attracting many corporate giants. Accordingly, Pleasanton was recognized as the third fastest growing city in California based on economic indicators. Pleasanton is home to the headquarters of Safeway Inc., Oracle, and Polycom.

Pleasanton’s lengthy history of manufacturing and construction activity places it in a high risk category for asbestos exposure. Workers and loved ones exposed to asbestos may be at risk for mesothelioma. You should know that mesothelioma law firms represent people from Pleasanton, California who were exposed to asbestos and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Pleasanton

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

  • Camp Parks
  • Castlewood Country Club
  • Clorox Plant
  • Convalescent Hospital
  • General Electric
  • General Electric Company
  • Julius M. Warda Plastering
  • Kaiser Aluminum and Chemical
  • Kaiser Office Building
  • Kaiser Research
  • Kaiser Sand and Gravel
  • Mission Pipeline, Inc.
  • Pacific Bell
  • Pacific Telegraph & Telephone
  • Safeway
  • Saint Augustine's Angelia
  • Santa Rita Jail
  • Utility Vault Company
  • Villa Armando Winery

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Pleasanton, California

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers that are located within a 100 mile radius of Pleasanton, California. 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.


Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
1600 Divisadero Street
San Francisco, CA 94115

Distance: 31.7 miles


505 Parnassus Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94143

Distance: 30.6 miles


Stanford Cancer Center
875 Blake Wilbur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305

Distance: 23.2 miles

Mesothelioma Doctors near Pleasanton, California

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

Dr. Mark R. Cullen
Stanford School of Medicine
1265 Welch Rd
Stanford, CA 94305

Distance: 23.2 miles

Dr. David M. Jablons
UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
1600 Divisadero Street, Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

Distance: 30.6 miles

Dr. Thierry Marie Jahan
UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
1600 Divisadero St., Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

Distance: 30.6 miles

Dr. Mark W. Lischner
Pulmonary Medicine Associates
5 Medical Plaza Drive, Suite 190
Roseville, CA 95661

Distance: 81.6 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Pleasanton, California

Don’t lose your rights! If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma and were exposed to asbestos in California, 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.

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