Located in south-central Wisconsin, Madison is a city in and the county seat of Dane County; it is also the state capital. With an estimated population of more than 235,000, Madison is the second largest city in Wisconsin, after Milwaukee, and the 81st largest in the United States. Recognized by the 2007 Place Rated Almanac as one of the "One of the Ten Most Livable Cities in the United States," Madison continually ranks as one of the best places to live, work and play in the nation. Forbes magazine ranks Madison second in the nation in education. It is home to the University of Wisconsin–Madison, Edgewood College, Madison Area Technical College and Madison Media Institute, giving Madison a student population of nearly 50,000. Another area of strength for Madison is healthcare; the city features five general hospitals (include St. Mary's Hospital, Meriter Hospital, and the Veterans Administration Hospital), more than 20 major medical clinics and University of Wisconsin-Madison's medical, nursing and pharmacy facilities.
Madison's economy today is evolving from a government-based economy to a consumer services and high-tech base, particularly in the health, biotech and advertising sectors. Wisconsin state government and the University of Wisconsin–Madison remain the top two Madison employers. Oscar Mayer has been a Madison fixture for decades, and was a family business for many years before being sold to Kraft Foods. Also, Madison is home to companies such as Spectrum Brands (formerly Rayovac), Alliant Energy, American Girl (a subsidiary company of Mattel), Dean Health Systems, Broadjam, Sonic Foundry, Berbee Information Networks, and Panvera (now part of Invitrogen).
We have confirmed that Madison, Wisconsin has numerous jobsites where asbestos exposure occurred. Workers and their loved ones exposed to asbestos materials may be at risk to develop mesothelioma, an asbestos-related cancer. If you were diagnosed with mesothelioma in Madison, you may also benefit from seeking the advice of an asbestos attorney.
Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Madison
The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance has compiled information obtained from a number of sources to identify the following jobsites in Madison where asbestos exposure was known to have occurred. These sites are listed below.
- Airport Terminal
- Alliant Energy
- All-Temp Insulation, Inc.
- Ap Green Refractories Company
- Bancroft Dairy
- Belmont Hotel
- Blount Generating Station
- Blount Street Station
- Capitol Building Heating Plant
- Central College
- Central Colony Infirmary - Building G
- Central Wisconsin Colony
- Charmin Paper Company
- City of Madison Water Department
- City-County Building
- Forsberg Paper
- Fuller and Johnson Manufacturing Company
- General Colony Infirmary
- Gishalt Machine Company
- Gisholf Foundry
- Gisholt Machine Company
- H.L. Russell Crab
- Hill Farm State Office
- Housman Brewing Company
- Hydro-Blast Corporation
- Janesville Public Library
- Johnson Insulating Company, Inc.
- Madison Campus Charter
- Madison Gas & Electric Company
- Madison Plow Company
- Madison-Kipp Corporation
- Manor House of Madison
- Methodist Hospital
- Ohio Medical Building
- Oregon High School
- Oscar Mayer & Company
- Regent House
- St. Camillus
- St. Mary's Hospital
- St. Marys Medical Center
- State Board of Control of Wisconsin
- Stoughton High School
- Sunny Side School
- Swift & Company
- Telephone Building
- The Towers
- Traux Air Force Base
- University of Wisconsin
- Veterans Administration Hospital
- Veterinary Science
- Veterinary Science Building
- Water Department
- West Town Shopping Center
- Wisconsin Acoustic & Fireproof
- Wisconsin Brick Company
- Wisconsin Hall
- Wisconsin Power and Light Company
- Wisconsin State Capitol Heat Plant
- Wisconsin State Historical Library Building.
- Wisconsin University
- Zoology Research Building
Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Madison, Wisconsin
For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers that are located within a 100 mile radius of Madison, 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.
McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health
1400 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706
Distance: 0.7 miles
University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center
600 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53792
Distance: 0.2 miles
CTCA Midwestern Regional Medical Center
2520 Elisha Avenue
Zion, IL 60099
Distance: 88.2 miles
Cancer Treatment Centers of America
1336 Basswood Road
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Distance: 98.5 miles
Mesothelioma Doctors near Madison, Wisconsin
For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors that are located within a 100 mile radius of Madison, 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: 0.2 miles
Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Madison, 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
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.
A new CDC study reveals firefighters are more likely to be diagnosed or die from cancer – including mesothelioma – than the general population.