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Miami, Florida

Asbestos Exposure in Miami, FL

Originally known as Biscayne Bay Country, the city of Miami is the 42nd largest city in the United States and the only major city conceived by a woman Julia Tuttle, a local citrus grower, convinced the Florida East Coast Railway to extend their tracks to the region which helped promote Miami growth and development Julia became known as the “mother of Miami” The city itself is known as the Cruise Capital of the World due to its location on the southernmost coast of Florida where the Port of Miami is situated; the port accommodates some of the largest cruise ships in the world Miami was officially incorporated as a city in July of 1896 with a population of 300.

Miami prospered at the start of the 20th century with the support of the Florida land boom The southern Florida coastline and Miami River proved to be an ideal location for shipyards and beginning in 1917, Miami hosted several companies including American Boatbuilding, Jones Boat Yard, Merrill Stevens Drydock, and Miami Dade Drydock The World War II era placed Miami in a position a military importance German submarines attacked several American ships off the coast of Miami, forcing Miami to defend against attacks Military personnel and establishments flooded the areaMiami’s close proximity to Latin America and the Caribbean attract both national and international industry to the city Miami is presently home to the National Hurricane Center and Kennedy Space Center, and the Port of Miami continues its important role in the city’s economy

Miami has numerous jobsites where asbestos containing products were used If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma in Miami, you may benefit from contacting Dr. Lary Robinson Additionally, if you were exposed to asbestos in Miami, you may benefit from seeking the advice of a mesothelioma lawyer.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Miami

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

  • Aerodex
  • American Boatbuilding
  • AT&T
  • Atlanta Linen Supply Company
  • Atlas Flooring
  • Banana Supply Company
  • Belcher Oil Company
  • Binker Portland Cement Company
  • Biscayne Annex Post Office
  • Bodin Apparel
  • City of Miami
  • Coconut Grove Incinerator
  • Cutler Plant
  • Cutler Ridge Power Plant
  • Dadeland Shopping Center
  • Dania Powerhouse
  • Delido Hotel
  • Diplomat Hotel
  • Doctors Hospital
  • Doral Country Club
  • Doral Hotel
  • Dow Building
  • Dupont Plaza
  • E.A.L. Building
  • Eastern Airlines
  • Eden Roc Hotel
  • Fitzgerald Energy of Florida
  • Florida East Coast Railway
  • Florida Insulation & Fireproof
  • Florida International Engineering Services
  • Florida Power & Light
  • Fountainbleau Hotel
  • Four Ambassadors
  • Geiger Babcox Homes
  • General Development Corporation
  • Gulfstream Racetrack
  • Harbor House North
  • Holiday Inn
  • Hollywood Beach Hotel
  • Industrial Insulators, Inc.
  • International Airport
  • International Paper
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
  • Jones Boat Yard Ones Boat Yard
  • Jordan Marsh Addition
  • Kennedy Space Center
  • L.D. Liewellyn, Inc.
  • Lebanon Hospital
  • Lehigh Portland Cement Company
  • Lincoln Tower
  • Linde Air Products Company
  • Little River Pub Sid
  • Lotspeich Company
  • M. Garcia Electric Motors
  • Mcintosh & Company
  • Mercy Hospital
  • Merrill Stevens Drydock
  • Miami Beach Convention Center
  • Miami Dade Drydock
  • Miami Dade Water & Sewer
  • Miami Docks Pier #2
  • Miami Electric Light and Power Company
  • Miami Herald
  • Miami High School
  • Miami Intl Airport
  • Miami Steam Electric Station
  • Mt. Sinai Hospital
  • National Airlines
  • Office Building
  • Okeelanta Growers & Proc. Corporation
  • Overseas Transportation Company
  • Palmetto Junior High School
  • Pan American Airways
  • Pennsylvania Sugar Company
  • Porfiri Brothers Construction Company
  • Powers Brothers Construction
  • Reco Insulation
  • Rinker Portland Cement Corp
  • Ross Roofing & Heating
  • Russell Aluminum
  • Southern Utilities Company
  • St. Francis Hospital
  • Technical High School
  • Turkey Point Powerhouse
  • U.S. Federal Building
  • United States Army 36Th Street Airport
  • United States Army Engineers
  • Va Hospital

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Miami, Florida

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

1475 N.W. 12th Ave.
Miami, FL 33136

Distance: 5.5 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Miami, Florida

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

Florida Supreme Court Reviews Asbestos in Cigarette Filters Case

The Florida Supreme Court has agreed to take up an asbestos case filed by a man who suffers from mesothelioma.

Florida DEP Cites Maverick Company For Possible Asbestos Violations

Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) has cited Maverick Demolition Company for asbestos violations related to the John Sunday House.

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