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Harvey, Illinois

Harvey is a city near the southern tip of Lake Michigan in Cook County, Illinois. Founded in 1891 as an alcohol-free "temperance town," Harvey has a population of approximately 30,000 residents in a 6.2 square mile area. The city is named for founder Turlington W. Harvey.

Harvey, Illinois was designed as an industrial suburb, with planned residential and manufacturing districts. Much of the city's development occurred in the first half of the 20th century, when asbestos-containing materials were commonly used in industry, making the risk of mesothelioma a concern for workers. for your convenience, we have listed mesothelioma oncologists located in or near Harvey at the bottom of this page.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Harvey

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

  • Allis Chalmers Manufacturing Company
  • American Stove Company
  • Austin Manufacturing Company
  • Bellaire Stamp Company
  • Buda Company
  • Chistin Manufacturing Company
  • G.M. Clark and Company Div
  • Harris Hub Bed and Spring
  • Hi-Hard Rolls
  • Ingalls Memorial Hospital
  • Ingalls-Shepard Forging Company
  • Maremont Corporation
  • North Shore Electric Company
  • Whiting Corporation
  • Wyman Gordon Company

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Harvey, Illinois

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


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

Distance: 90.5 miles


2520 Elisha Avenue
Zion, IL 60099

Distance: 59.4 miles


1336 Basswood Road
Schaumburg, IL 60173

Distance: 36.5 miles


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

Distance: 27.0 miles


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

Distance: 19.9 miles


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

Distance: 18.8 miles


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

Distance: 12.2 miles

Mesothelioma Doctors near Harvey, Illinois

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

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

Distance: 12.2 miles

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

Distance: 18.8 miles

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

Distance: 18.8 miles

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

Distance: 21.1 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Harvey, 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.

Asbestos Exposure Across the U.S.

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