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Pineville, Louisiana

Pineville is a city in central Louisiana. Located in Rapides Parish, Pineville has a current population of about 13,829. First settled in the early 18th century, Pineville today occupies an area of about 12 square miles near the city of Alexandria, and has a diverse mix of manufacturing, government and medical facilities.

Pineville, Louisiana's lengthy history of industry and construction makes asbestos exposure a concern for workers and their loved ones, who may be at risk for mesothelioma, a cancer of the lungs. If you or a loved one were diagnosed with mesothelioma in Pineville, you may also benefit from seeking the advice of a mesothelioma attorney.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Pineville

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

  • Central Louisiana Electric Company
  • Central Louisiana State Hospital
  • Charity Hospital
  • DuPont
  • International Paper Company
  • Jimmie Walker Contracting Company
  • Louisiana State Colony & Training School
  • Pinecrest State School
  • Pineville Kraft Corp
  • Procter and Gamble Company

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Pineville, Louisiana

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

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Former employee of ten years at Avondale Shipyard is suing the company for damages from asbestos exposure, which has led to silicosis disease.

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