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Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure in Yuma, Arizona

Yuma is the county seat and largest city of Yuma County, as well as the largest city in Arizona outside the metro areas of Phoenix and Tucson, with an estimated population of 93,000. Population swells during the winter months with nearly 85,000 retirees choosing Yuma as their winter residence. Formerly named Colorado City and Arizona City respectively, Yuma lies in the extreme southwest corner of Arizona a few miles from the borders of California and Mexico, just below the meeting point of the Colorado and Gila rivers. Yuma offers a wealth of outdoor recreational activities as well as a number of historic and cultural sites, such as The Fort Yuma-Quechan Museum and Yuma Theatre.

Largely an agricultural community, Yuma and has grown to be one of Arizona's most important cities. The agricultural industry provides about 90% of the country's winter lettuce crop and brings in about $1 billion in gross income annually. Other significant sectors of its economy include public administration, education, healthcare and military. The Marine Corps Air Station, one of the busiest air stations of the Marine Corps; and the Yuma Proving Grounds, an Army test site are both located in Yuma and are both top employers for the city. Other primary employers in Yuma include the United States Border Control and United States Bureau of Reclamation.

Yuma, Arizona has a number of jobsites where asbestos exposure occurred. Those who worked with and/or around asbestos containing materials are potentially at risk to develop mesothelioma cancer. You should know that asbestos law firms represent people from Yuma who were exposed to asbestos and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Yuma

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

  • Arizona Public Service
  • Bureau of Reclamation
  • Luke Air Force Base
  • U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (Welton-Mohawk Gila)
  • W.S. Power
  • Yucca Power Plant
  • Yuma Desalting Plant
  • Yuma Electric Water Company
  • Yuma Ice and Cld Stge Company
  • Yuma Marine Corps Base

Yuma, Arizona Mesothelioma Doctors

We have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors who practice near Yuma, Arizona. Click on a specific doctor link to obtain more information about their areas of expertise, background, professional affiliations, and office locations.

Mayo Clinic in Arizona
Scottsdale, AZ 85259

Mayo Clinic Hospital
Phoenix, AZ 85054

University of Arizona Cancer Center
North Campus
Tucson, AZ 85719

Yuma, Arizona Mesothelioma Cancer Centers

We present below a list of mesothelioma cancer centers that are located in Arizona. Click on a specific cancer center link to obtain more in depth information about each one.

Filing a Mesothelioma Claim in Yuma, Arizona

If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma and were exposed to asbestos at a commercial, residential or military site in Yuma, Arizona, you may be entitled to compensation. Don’t lose your right to file a claim. You must act quickly and file your claim within the appropriate statute of limitations for the state of Arizona.

Asbestos Lawyers Servicing Yuma, Arizona

Early, Lucarelli, Sweeney and Meisenkothen is a national law firm recognized for its representation of over 3,000 hardworking men and women who have been exposed to asbestos and diagnosed with mesothelioma. ELSM's experience in asbestos litigation spans four decades.

At Gori Julian and Associates, P.C., we have handled hundreds of mesothelioma lawsuits on behalf of people throughout the United States. This experience allows us to choose jurisdiction in which to file your case based on many factors including but not limited to state of residence, jobsites, and previous and current employers.

As one of the nation’s leading mesothelioma law firms, Simmons Hanly Conroy has a proven track record. Every mesothelioma lawyer at the firm is committed to helping families affected by mesothelioma and asbestos-related diseases.

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Author: Linda Molinari

Editor in Chief, Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance

Linda Molinari

Reviewer: Jennifer R. Lucarelli

Lawyer for Mesothelioma Victims and Their Families

Jennifer R. Lucarelli