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Warren, Michigan

Warren, Michigan is the largest city in Macomb County, the largest suburb in Metro Detroit, and the third largest city in Michigan, with an estimated population of 134,000. Cities bordering on Warren are Detroit, Hazel Park, Madison Heights, Sterling Heights, Fraser, Roseville, and Eastpointe. Initially founded as Beebe’s Corners in 1830, Warren eventually incorporated as a city in 1957.

The city is home to a wide variety of businesses, including General Motors Technical Center, DaimlerChrysler’s Dodge City manufacturing complex, the headquarters of Big Boy Restaurants International, and The Cadillac Motor Car Division of General Motors. Warren’s attractiveness to high-tech industry, along with automotive manufacturers and suppliers is evident by the fact the city organized the quick redevelopment of the former Detroit Arsenal Tank Plant, which was listed on the Base Realignment and Closure Act in 1995. The site where tanks were once produced for the U.S. Army for 50 years was transformed within seven years by the city into 134.7-square acres blossoming with new construction. Also within Warren’s borders are major cutting-edge medical facilities including St. John Macomb Hospital and Henry Ford Bi-County Hospital. There are also educational institutions, such as Macomb Community College-South Campus, several school districts, and big-name retailers.

Warren's history of manufacturing and industry makes asbestos exposure, and the risk of mesothelioma, a concern for workers and their loved ones. Mesothelioma information is listed at the bottom of this page. If you or a loved one were diagnosed with mesothelioma in Warren, Michigan, you may also benefit from seeking the advice of a mesothelioma attorney.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Warren

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

  • Almo Manifold & Tool
  • Ank Arsenal Boiler Plant
  • Bi-County Hospital
  • Boiler Plant Tank Arsenal
  • Capitol Insulation
  • Chevrolet - Motor Division
  • Chrysler Corporation
  • Chrysler Detroit Tank Plant
  • Chrysler Stering Stamping Plant #15
  • Cross Manufacturing Plant
  • Daimler Chrysler 447 03 12
  • Detroit Arsenal
  • Detroit Edison Company
  • Federal Department Store
  • General Motors Corporation
  • General Motors Tech Center Steam Plant
  • General Motors Technical Center
  • Jones & Laughlin Steel
  • National Disposal Service
  • Norcote Division
  • Pacific Industrial Furnace Company
  • Soss Manufacturing Company
  • South Macomb Hospital
  • Super Steel & Treat Company
  • Tech Center Steam Plant
  • Technical Center
  • Topps Store
  • Union Carbide Corporation
  • Warren Service Center

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Warren, Michigan

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

3232 Central Park West, Suite C
Toledo, OH 43617

Distance: 67.2 miles

11100 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106

Distance: 99.6 miles

2010 East 90th Street
Cleveland, OH 44195

Distance: 96.6 miles

1500 East Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Distance: 38.1 miles

St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Cancer Care Center
5301 Huron River Drive, Suite C-139
Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Distance: 36.5 miles

4100 John R Street
Detroit, MI 48201

Distance: 10.1 miles

Mesothelioma Doctors near Warren, Michigan

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

Dr. Shirish M. Gadgeel
Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute
4100 John R Street
Detroit, MI 48201

Distance: 10.1 miles

Dr. Gregory P. Kalemkerian
University of Michigan Health System
Cancer Center Floor B1 Reception C
1500 E. Medical Center Dr., SPC 5912
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Distance: 38.1 miles

Dr. Nathan Pennell
The Cleveland Clinic’s Taussig Cancer Institute
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
9500 Euclid Avenue, Mail Code R30
Cleveland, OH 44195

Distance: 96.6 miles

Dr. James Stevenson
Cleveland Clinic/Taussig Cancer Institute
Mail Code R35
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195

Distance: 96.6 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Warren, Michigan

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

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Detroit Teaching Inmates How to Remove Asbestos Safely

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