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Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin

Located in east-central Wisconsin at the foot of Lake Winnebago, Fond du Lac is the largest city in and the county seat of Fond du Lac county. Home to more than 42,000 residents, Fond du Lac is a scenic and thriving community strategically positioned as the gateway to the commerce friendly Fox River Valley. It is a one-hour drive from Wisconsin's largest cities: Milwaukee, Madison and Green Bay. A major attraction in Fond du Lac for residents and visitors alike is Lake Winnebago, Wisconsin's largest inland lake at 220 square miles. Three higher education facilities have campuses in Fond du Lac: Marian University, the University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac and Moraine Park Technical College.

The economic climate of Fond du Lac is stable, due in large part to its diverse and strong base comprised of agriculture, business and industry. More than 4,000 jobs depend directly on Fond du Lac county's agriculture and agricultural production. Farms in the Fond du Lac county are top producers in Wisconsin of winter wheat and sweet corn. In addition, dairy farms in Fond du Lac county rank fourth in Wisconsin in milk production averaging 22,200 pounds of milk per cow. Some of the large employers in the business and industry sectors in the Fond du Lac area include Mercury Marine, International Paper, Quad/Graphics, and MAG Giddings & Lewis. Products produced in the area include welding equipment, laboratory instruments, recreational and sports equipment, cheese, a variety of sauces and condiments, mattresses and box springs, pollution control equipment, industrial liquid chillers and cooling equipment, and temperature control systems, as wells as a wide-variety of products for agriculture. Some of these products include bulk milk pickup tanks, agricultural animal feeds, septic tanks, manure pumps, hoof trimmers, and equipment for dairy and food processing. Hospitality and financial services also support Fond du Lac's economy.

Fond du Lac has many jobsites where asbestos containing products were known to be used, particularly in manufacturing and industrial settings. Workers and their loved ones who were exposed to asbestos in Fond du Lac may be at risk to develop mesothelioma, a terminal cancer. If you or a loved one have been exposed to asbestos in Fond du Lac, you may benefit by seeking counsel from a mesothelioma attorney.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Fond Du Lac

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

  • Eastern Wisconsin Electric Company
  • Fond Du Lac St. Railway and Light Company
  • Fred Rueping Leather Company
  • Galloway West Company
  • Giddings & Lewis Machine
  • Goodrich High School
  • Haentze Floral Company
  • Helmer and Cook
  • Huber and Fichrman Drug Mills
  • International Paper Company
  • New Benlen Building
  • Sardoffimen Iron & Metal
  • Winnebago Furniture Manufacturing Company
  • Wisconsin Power and Light Company

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers that are located within a 100 mile radius of Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin. 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 Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health
1400 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706

Distance: 68.6 miles


600 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53792

Distance: 68.3 miles


2520 Elisha Avenue
Zion, IL 60099

Distance: 94.4 miles

Mesothelioma Doctors near Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin

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

Dr. H. Ian Robins
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Department of Medicine
600 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53792

Distance: 68.3 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin

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

Former Milwaukee School Listed as Asbestos Superfund Site

The former VE Carter School of Excellence in Milwaukee was recently listed as an EPA Superfund site for its asbestos and other hazardous materials. Read more at Mesothelioma.com.

CDC Study Shows Firefighters More Likely to Die From Cancer

A new CDC study reveals firefighters are more likely to be diagnosed or die from cancer – including mesothelioma – than the general population.

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