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Asbestos Exposure in Sacramento, CA

Sacramento is the capital city of California. It is the county seat of Sacramento County and has a current population of nearly 486,500, making it the sixth-largest city in the state. Founded in 1839 and incorporated in 1850, Sacramento is located at the juncture of the Sacramento and American Rivers. The rivers have played a role in various Sacramento industries, from agriculture and transportation to tourism and recreation. As a capital city, Sacramento's top employers are the State of California, and Sacramento County, followed by the UC Davis Health System. Sacramento is also home to the University of California, Sacramento.

Sacramento's founder, John Sutter, established a settlement in the Sacramento Valley with the help of the Mexican government in 1839, building an adobe fort and sawmill. When gold was discovered in 1848 at the mill, the resulting gold rush caused the city to expand rapidly into a center of commerce and transportation. In the late 19th century, the transcontinental railroad combined with advances in refrigeration and irrigation to make fruit-growing and food processing major industries in Sacramento. Crystal Cream & Butter was founded in 1901 and is still making local dairy products more than a century later. The Bercut-Richards packing company was established in 1931 in three-year old tomato-canning facility, and served as the Sacramento Army Depot during World War II. Although there has been some decline in agriculture in Sacramento in recent years, there has been an increased focus on tourism, education and healthcare.

Sacramento has a lengthy history of industry and construction, much of it during a period when asbestos-containing materials were widely used. Workers exposed to asbestos may be at risk for mesothelioma, a cancer of the lungs. Mesothelioma doctors in and around Sacramento are listed at the bottom of this page. If you were diagnosed with mesothelioma in Sacramento, you should also consider contacting a mesothelioma attorney for legal advice.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Sacramento

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

  • A T & T - Watts Avenue
  • Adeline Investment Company
  • Aerojet General Corporation
  • Air Products & Chemicals
  • Airport Inn
  • Almond Growers
  • Alstin & Company
  • American Can Company
  • American River Hospital
  • American River Junior College
  • At&T
  • Atlas Mechanical
  • Austin & Company
  • Bank of America
  • Bank of California
  • Bercut Richards Packing Company
  • Breuners
  • Buffalo Brewing Company
  • C W Clark Walnut Grove.
  • C.B. Hodnutt Plumbing & Heating
  • C.C.T. Team Track
  • Cal Expo Fairgrounds
  • Calif School For Deaf and Blind
  • California Almond Growers
  • California Highway Patrol
  • California Packing Corporation
  • California State Capitol Building
  • California State University
  • Campbell Soup Company
  • Capital Building
  • Capital Gas Company
  • Capitol Building
  • Central Plant
  • Chp Main Building
  • City of Sacramento Sewage Pumping Plants
  • County Administration Building
  • Crane Supply Company
  • Crystal Cream & Butter
  • Del Campo High School
  • Del Monte Corporation
  • Department of Motor Vehicles
  • Department of Transportation
  • Dixon Cannery
  • Dmv Building
  • Douglas Oil Refinery
  • Dry Creek School
  • El Mirado - Capital Avenue
  • Elk Grove High School
  • Ellis Company
  • Embarcadero
  • Employment Development Department
  • Enloe Hospital
  • Fiberglas Engineering & Supply Company
  • Florin Mall
  • Foothill High School
  • Frick Plumbing & Heating Shop
  • G.W. Price Pump and Engine Company
  • Gas Station
  • General Electric Company (1131 S St)
  • Goethe School
  • Granite Construction
  • Great Western Hotel
  • Greenback - Greenback Lane & Auburn Boulevard
  • Grinnell Corporation
  • Grotons Dept Store
  • Hales Dept Store
  • Hateley & Hateley
  • Hirum Johnson High School
  • Hunt Foods
  • Hunt's Tomato Plant
  • Imotek
  • J C Penny'S
  • Jc Penney
  • John Deterding Company
  • Johnston & Washer Corp
  • Kaiser Building
  • Keyes Fibre Company
  • L.D. Reeder Company, V St.
  • Libby, Mcneill and Libby
  • Libby's Food Cannery
  • Linde Air Company
  • Luther Burbank High School
  • M.R. Carpenter
  • Macy'S
  • Mather Hospital
  • Mcclatchey High School
  • Mcclellan Air Force Base
  • Mcclellan Field
  • Mercy Convalescent Hospital
  • Mercy General Hospital
  • Metro Airport
  • Metro Airport Motel
  • Munz Brothers
  • Munz Pumps, Inc.
  • Nimbus Fish Hatchery
  • Owens-Corning Fiberglas Corporation
  • Pacific Bell
  • Pacific Gas and Electric Company
  • Pacific Telegraph & Telephone
  • Pacilic Gas and Electric Company
  • Proctor & Gamble
  • Rancho Seco
  • Ray O. Cook Mechanical Contractor
  • Red Star Industrial Service
  • Rio Americana High School
  • Rocklin Supply Warehouse
  • Sacramento Agricultural Building
  • Sacramento Airport
  • Sacramento Army Depot
  • Sacramento Asbestos
  • Sacramento Bee
  • Sacramento Blood Bank
  • Sacramento City College
  • Sacramento County Administration Building
  • Sacramento County Hospital
  • Sacramento County Medical Center
  • Sacramento Courthouse
  • Sacramento El Gas and Railway Company
  • Sacramento Electric Gas and Railway Company
  • Sacramento Inn
  • Sacramento Municipal Utility District
  • Sacramento Northern Rr
  • Sacramento Stucco Company
  • Sacramento Tunnel
  • Safeway
  • San Juan School
  • Southern Pacific Railroad
  • Southern Pacific Team Track
  • Stanislaus Hospital
  • State Building
  • Sutter General Hospital
  • Sutter Memorial Hospital
  • Swamp Land Reclamation District
  • Swanston and Son
  • Telephone Building
  • Towers Plaza
  • Tri Valley Growers
  • Trifty Drug - Greenback & Auburn
  • Uc Davis Medical Center
  • Union Carbide, Linde Division
  • Union Chemical
  • Union Pacific Railroad
  • United States Army Air Corps.
  • University of California - Davis Medical Center
  • Us Air Force Mather Afb
  • Us Air Force Mcclellan Afb
  • Us Army Depot
  • Us Engineers Mcclellan Field
  • Us Post Office
  • Vincent Supply Company
  • W.L. Hickey & Sons, Inc.
  • Walnut Growers of Sacramento
  • War Department., Us Army Corporation
  • Water Resources Building
  • Weinstock Lubin Department Store
  • Wells Fargo Bank
  • Western MacCarthur Company
  • Western Pacific Railroad Company
  • Whitefront Bowling Alley
  • Woodland Hospital

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Sacramento, California

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers that are located within a 100 mile radius of Sacramento, 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: 75.7 miles


505 Parnassus Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94143

Distance: 75.5 miles


Stanford Cancer Center
875 Blake Wilbur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305

Distance: 88.3 miles

Mesothelioma Doctors near Sacramento, California

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors that are located within a 100 mile radius of Sacramento, 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 W. Lischner
Pulmonary Medicine Associates
5 Medical Plaza Drive, Suite 190
Roseville, CA 95661

Distance: 16.3 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: 75.5 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: 75.5 miles

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

Distance: 88.3 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Sacramento, 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.

Asbestos Related News in California

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