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Fort Worth, Texas

Asbestos Exposure in Fort Worth, TX

Fort Worth is the fifth-largest city in the state of Texas and sixteenth-largest city in the United States, with a population of about 741,000 people. Located in the rolling hills of the Great Plains region of north-central Texas, Fort Worth is a cultural gateway into the American West occupying nearly 300 square miles in Tarrant, Parker, Denton, and Wise counties, and serves as the seat for Tarrant County. Established in 1849 as an Army outpost, Fort Worth preserves its history even as it plans for the future, and embraces its Western heritage and traditional architecture and design. Within its downtown, cowboys, cattle auctions, and horse-drawn carriages coexist with cultural centers and modern office towers.

Fort Worth has traditionally been a diverse center of manufacturing. Since the 1980s, the city has demonstrated sustained economic growth. Today, Fort Worth is also a major center of industry, technology, distribution and transportation. Major companies based in Fort Worth include AMR (and subsidiaries American Airlines and American Eagle Airlines), the John Peter Smith Hospital, Radio Shack, the BNSF Railway and Lockheed Martin.

Fort Worth, Texas has a history of manufacturing, construction, and historic preservation, making asbestos exposure a source of concern for workers, who may be at risk for malignant mesothelioma, an asbestos-related cancer. Mesothelioma information including top doctors and cancer centers in and around Fort Worth are listed at the bottom of this page. If you were exposed to asbestos in Fort Worth and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you should also consider contacting an asbestos law firm.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Fort Worth

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

  • A Brandy & Company
  • Administration Building
  • Admiral Linen Services
  • American Asphalt Roof Company
  • American Cyanamid
  • American Cyanamid
  • American FManufacturing
  • American Manufacturing Company of Texas
  • Ap Green Refractories Company
  • Armour and Company
  • Armour and Company
  • Artc Building
  • Axtell Plumbing Supply
  • Bank of Commerce
  • Bell Aircraft Corporation
  • Bell Helicopter Corporation
  • Broyles & Broyles, Inc.
  • Builders Service Company
  • Bunge Corp
  • Bunge Edible Oil Group
  • Cain Builders Supply Company
  • Camp Bowie Team Track
  • Carswell A.F.B. Hospital
  • Carswell Air Base
  • Carswell Air Force Base
  • Ceramic Cooling Tower Company
  • Chicago Pneumatic Tool
  • Chicago Tool
  • Clark Brothers Felt
  • Colonial Country Club
  • Commercial Oil Transport
  • Consolidated Aircraft
  • Consumers Light Heating. Company
  • Consumers Lighting and Heating Company
  • Convair
  • Convair Plant
  • Covair Plant
  • Criminal Justice
  • Crow W Pat Inc
  • Crow, W. Pat Inc
  • Crow, W. Pat Inc.
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Airport
  • E. O. Gene Wood Company
  • Eagle Mountain Lake Power Company
  • Eagle Mountain Steam Plant
  • Exelon Power
  • Forest Oak Middle School
  • Fort Worth Federal Center
  • Fort Worth Iron and Steel
  • Fort Worth Light and Power Company
  • Fort Worth Linen Service
  • Fort Worth Poultry & Egg Company
  • Fort Worth Power and Light Company
  • Fort Worth Water Works
  • Fred Richards
  • Ft Worth Linen Service
  • General Dynamics Corporation
  • General Portland Cement, Inc.
  • General Printing Ink
  • General Services Administration (Fed)
  • Gorbett Bros Tank Manufacturing Company
  • Gorbette Holloway Fabricators
  • Gsa Supply Depot
  • Gulf Oil Corp
  • Gulf Refining Company
  • Harris Hospital
  • Hidalgo Water & Improvement District
  • Kimbell Industries
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Logan Emementary
  • Magnolia Petroleum Company
  • Magnolia Petroleum Company
  • Marathon Oil Company
  • Menasco Manufacturing Company
  • Minton Rendering Company
  • Missouri, Kansas, Texas, Railroad Company
  • National Linen Service
  • Northeast Campus Junior College
  • Northern Texas Tractn. Company
  • Northside Multi-Purpose Center
  • Nye Animal Hospital
  • Premier Oil Refining Company
  • Rock Island
  • Rolling Hills Estates
  • Sears, Roebuck & Company
  • Shaver Boiler & Equipment Company
  • Sid Richardson Carbon Company
  • Southern Fralling Company
  • Southland Tire and Rubber Company
  • Southwood Siding
  • Specialty Sand & Refractories, Inc.
  • St. Joseph Hospital
  • Stauffer Chemical Company
  • Stauffer Chemical Company
  • Superior Standard Manufacturing Company
  • Swift and Company
  • Swift Company
  • Swift Edible Oil Products Company
  • Talisman Apartments
  • Tarrant City Court House
  • Texas and Pacific Freight and Passenger Station
  • Texas and Pacific Railway Passenger and Freight Stns.
  • Texas Christian University
  • Texas Electric Service Company
  • Texas Electric Services Company
  • Texas Hardwood
  • Texas Hotel
  • Texas Pacific Coal and Oil Company
  • Texas Rolling Mill Company
  • Texas Rolling Mill Company
  • Texas Sash & Door
  • Texas Steel Company
  • Texas Steel Company
  • Texas Steel Company
  • Texas Steel Manufacturing Plant
  • Texas Utilities Electric Company
  • Thomas Steel Drums, Inc.
  • Tower Motel
  • Traders Compress Company
  • Tu Handley Power House
  • Txu Electric Company
  • U.S. Public Health
  • United Heat Treating
  • United Heat Treating Company
  • University Christian Church
  • Viking Insulation Company, Inc.
  • White Way Linen
  • Whiteway Laundry
  • Woodrow Street Church of Christ

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Fort Worth, Texas

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

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
6000 Harry Hines Blvd. NB8.206
Dallas, TX 75390

Distance: 31.1 miles

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Boulevard
Dallas, TX 75390

Distance: 31.1 miles

Mesothelioma Doctors near Fort Worth, Texas

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

Dr. Kemp Kernstine
Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Care Center
UT Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Boulevard
Dallas, TX 75390

Distance: 31.1 miles

Dr. Joan H. Schiller
UT Southwestern Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center
2201 Inwood Rd., Suite 106
Dallas, TX 75390

Distance: 31.1 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Fort Worth, Texas

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