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Asbestos Exposure in Evanston, IL

Evanston is a suburban municipality in Cook County. It is one of the North Shore communities that adjoin Lake Michigan and bordered by Chicago to the south, Skokie to the west, and Wilmette to the north. Home to nearly 75,000 residents, Evanston was first incorporated as a town in 1863, and later organized as a city in 1892. Evanston is the home of Northwestern University and is the birthplace of Tinkertoys.

Evanston's growth occurred largely because of its accessibility from Chicago by rail. C&M trains began stopping in Evanston in 1855. Evanston later experienced rapid growth as one of the first streetcar suburbs. Some of the top employers in Evanston include Northwestern University, NorthShore University HealthSystem, Saint Francis Hospital and Evanston Township High School. Today, Evanston is sill prospering as an independent city; it offers many cultural outlets, a thriving business economy, and lakefront recreational activities.

Asbestos containing materials were used at several jobsites in Evanston particularly during the 20th century. Consequently, workers and their loved ones are at risk for developing an asbestos-related cancer. If you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma (a type of asbestos cancer) in Evanston, you may benefit from contacting Dr. Hedy Lee Kindler. Additionally, you should know that mesothelioma law firms represent people from Evanston who were exposed to asbestos and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Evanston

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

  • A.C. Nielsen Company
  • Bacon Building
  • Central Heating Plant
  • Central Utility Plant
  • Clayton Mark & Company
  • Evanston Central Utilities Plant
  • Evanston Electric Illuminating Company
  • Evanston Heating Company
  • Evanston Hospital
  • Evanston Township High School
  • Evanston Water Works
  • Evanston YMCA
  • First Congregational Church
  • First Methodist Episcopal Church
  • First Presbyterian Church
  • Illinois Brick Company
  • Kendall College
  • King Lab School
  • Korhumel Steel
  • Lincolnwood School
  • National Biscuit Company (NABISCO)
  • Nelson Laundry and Dry Cleanign System Inc.
  • North Shore Electric Company
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
  • Northwestern Unversity
  • Pick-Georgian
  • Shure Brothers Inc.
  • Southwestern University
  • St. Francis Hospital
  • Washington National Life Insurance
  • Westminster Presbyterian Home
  • Yaryan Ht. and Lighting. Company

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Evanston, Illinois

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


2520 Elisha Avenue
Zion, IL 60099

Distance: 29.7 miles


1336 Basswood Road
Schaumburg, IL 60173

Distance: 18.1 miles


Naperville Campus
120 Spalding Drive, Suite 111
Naperville, IL 60540

Distance: 29.8 miles


Galter Pavilion
675 North St. Clair, 21st Floor
Chicago, IL 60611

Distance: 11.1 miles


Rush Professional Office Building
1725 W. Harrison St.
Suite 774
Chicago, IL 60612

Distance: 11.4 miles


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

Distance: 19.0 miles

Mesothelioma Doctors near Evanston, Illinois

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

Dr. Michael J. Liptay
Rush University Cancer Center
Rush Professional Office Building
1725 W. Harrison Street, Suite 774
Chicago, IL 60612

Distance: 11.4 miles

Dr. Philip D. Bonomi
Rush University Cancer Center
Section of Medical Oncology
1725 W. Harrison Street, Suite 1010
Chicago, IL 60612

Distance: 11.4 miles

Dr. Wickii Thambiah Vigneswaran
Loyola University Medical Center
2160 S. First Avenue
Maywood, IL 60153

Distance: 13.8 miles

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

Distance: 19.0 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Evanston, Illinois

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

Asbestos Abatement Starts at Pillsbury Mills Plant

Cleanup crews have begun asbestos abatement work at the abandoned Pillsbury Mills Plant in Springfield, Illinois.

Pillsbury Mills Plant Partner Faces Indictment For Improper Asbestos Removal

A partner who helped with the demolition of the former Pillsbury Mills plant is facing federal indictment for improper asbestos removal.

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