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Westerly, Rhode Island

Westerly is the westernmost town in the state of Rhode Island, located on the southwestern shoreline of Washington County along the Connecticut border. Founded in 1669 by John Babcock, Westerly is largely a beachfront community with nearly 23,000 residents. Beaches in Westerly include Weekapaug Beach, Westerly Town Beach, Misquamicut State Beach, East Beach and Watch Hill Beach.

Historically, Westerly's major industry was granite mining and stone-cutting. Westerly's quarries produced blue granite, as well as pinks and reds. The Smith Granite Company was one of Westerly's top employers until the quarries stopped operating in the 1950s. Examples of their work can be seen in the battlefields of Gettysburg and in city squares, municipal buildings and cemeteries throughout the United States. In 1967, The Guild Guitar Company moved production to Westerly until they were bought by Fender Musical Instruments in 1996 and production was moved to Corona, California. Today, Westerly's main industries include textiles and tourism.

We have confirmed that Westerly has several jobsites where exposure to asbestos has occurred. If you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma in Westerly, you may benefit from contacting Dr. David Sugarbaker. Additionally, you should know that mesothelioma law firms represent people from Westerly who were exposed to asbestos and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma cancer.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Westerly

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

  • C B Cottrell and Sons Company
  • Clark Falls Company
  • Delite Fabrics Inc
  • New England Silk Company
  • Om Stillman
  • Smith Granite Company
  • Swift River Woolen Company
  • Westerly City Hall
  • Westerly High School
  • Westerly Hospital
  • Westerly Library
  • Westerly Sewer
  • Westerly Telephone Co.
  • Westerly Textile Company
  • Westerly Ward High School
  • Westerly Water Works
  • Westerman Realty
  • Westminster Street School
  • Wm Clark Company
  • Y.M.C.A.
  • Ymca

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Westerly, Rhode Island

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


55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114

Distance: 78.8 miles


International Mesothelioma Program
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115

Distance: 76.9 miles


Kendall Square
500 Main Street
Cambridge, MA 02142

Distance: 78.5 miles


450 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215

Distance: 76.8 miles


The Leonard and Adele R. Decof Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
164 Summit Avenue
Providence, RI 02906

Distance: 39.1 miles


Thoracic Oncology Program
80 Seymour Street
Hartford, CT 06102

Distance: 53.2 miles


20 York Street
New Haven, CT 06510

Distance: 58.5 miles


333 Cedar Street, WWW 205
New Haven, CT 06520

Distance: 58.5 miles

Mesothelioma Doctors near Westerly, Rhode Island

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

Dr. Sundaresan T. Sambandan
Hematology and Oncology Associates of Rhode Island
1220 Pontiac Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920

Distance: 33.0 miles

Dr. John Pella
Our Lady of Fatima Hospital
1150 Reservoir Avenue, Suite 305
Cranston, RI 02920

Distance: 33.0 miles

Dr. Anthony Testa
Our Lady of Fatima Hospital
Atwood Medical Center
1524 Atwood Avenue Suite 340
Johnston, RI 02919

Distance: 35.4 miles

Dr. David Ettensohn
Hassan Ettensohn Medical Specialists, Ltd.
73 Beechwood Avenue
Pawtucket, RI 02860

Distance: 41.3 miles

Dr. Michael R. Grey
The Hospital of Central Connecticut
100 Grand Street
New Britain, CT 06050

Distance: 54.7 miles

Dr. Jack A. Elias
Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven
Yale Internal Medicine
20 York Street
New Haven, CT 06510

Distance: 58.5 miles

Dr. Carrie Redlich
Yale School of Medicine
135 College Street, 3rd floor
New Haven, CT 06510

Distance: 58.5 miles

Dr. Frank C. Detterbeck
Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven
333 Cedar Street, WWW 205
New Haven, CT 06520

Distance: 58.5 miles

Dr. Michael Kashgarian
Yale Cancer Center
310 Cedar Street, LH B20
New Haven, CT 06520

Distance: 58.5 miles

Dr. David J. Kwiatkowski
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Brigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02215

Distance: 76.8 miles

Dr. Pasi A. Janne
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
450 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215

Distance: 76.8 miles

Dr. Scott Swanson
Brigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115

Distance: 76.9 miles

Dr. Raphael Bueno
Brigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115

Distance: 76.9 miles

Dr. Richard L. Kradin
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center
Pathology Associates
55 Fruit Street, WRN 2
Boston, MA 02114

Distance: 78.8 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Westerly, Rhode Island

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

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