Mesothelioma.com Resources for Patients and their Families

Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure in El Segundo, California

Asbestos Exposure in El Segundo, CA

Located on the Santa Monica Bay, El Segundo is one of the beach cities of Los Angeles County in California and part of the South Bay Cities Council of Governments. Incorporated in 1917, El Segundo spans over five square miles and is home to approximately 16,600 people. The city earned its name El Segundo (Spanish for "the second") because it was the site of the second Standard Oil refinery (renamed Chevron in 1984) on the West Coast. El Segundo has transitioned from being a predominantly blue-collar 'company town' to a 'corporate' town where the tax base relies on a non-resident working population. Pollution and toxic waste cleanup remain an issue as the city of El Segundo converts industrial sites to shopping malls and sports facilities.

Recognized as a major aeronautical and industrial business center, El Segundo has many aviation-related and petroleum-related industries and operations. Some of the major aerospace companies with facilities in El Segundo include Boeing, Raytheon, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, and The Aerospace Corporation. In addition to the Chevron oil refinery, El Segundo is also home to the El Segundo power plant and adjacent to the Hyperion sewage treatment plant. El Segundo is also home to the Los Angeles Air Force Base, and the Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC), which is responsible for space-related acquisition for the military.

El Segundo’s history of industry makes exposure to asbestos an issue. Workers, oil refinery workers and aeronautical engineers in particular, exposed to asbestos may be at risk for developing an asbestos-related cancer. Mesothelioma attorneys may be able to assist you if you or a loved one were exposed to asbestos in El Segundo, California.

Other Asbestos Exposure Sites in El Segundo, California

If you worked at any of these companies and/or job sites in El Segundo, California, you may have been exposed to harmful asbestos which is known to cause mesothelioma cancer.

  • AeroSpace Center Building
  • Aetna Metals Company
  • Air Products & Chemicals
  • Allied Chemical Corporation
  • Amoco
  • Bechtel (At Edison Steam Plant)
  • Chemical Milling International Corporation
  • Chevron Oil Refinery
  • Chevron Usa Inc (Standard Oil)
  • Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
  • Edison Power Plant
  • Edison Steam Plant
  • El Segundo Power Plant
  • El Segundo Refinery
  • F.S. Bitgood Inc
  • General Chemical
  • Gordon Sand Company
  • H. Kramer
  • Harmony Construction
  • Harshaw Chemical Company
  • Haynes Powerhouse
  • Hughes Aircraft
  • Kramer H & Company
  • Mcdonnell Douglas
  • North American Aviation
  • North American Rockwell
  • Nrg Energy Inc
  • Pioneer Aluminum
  • Redondo #2 Plant
  • Scatter Good Steam Plant
  • Scattergood Powerhouse
  • Southern California Edison
  • Standard Oil Company
  • Union Oil Refinery - El Segundo
  • Yuba Consolidated Industries

Contact a Mesothelioma Doctor near El Segundo

We have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors that practice within a 100-mile radius of El Segundo, California. Click on a specific doctor link to obtain more information about their areas of expertise, background, professional affiliations, and office locations.


University of California Los Angeles Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Distance: 10.5 miles


Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA 90027
Distance: 16.1 miles


University of California San Diego Cancer Center
Moores Cancer Center
La Jolla, CA 92093

Distance: 99.8 miles

El Segundo, California Mesothelioma Cancer Centers

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers that are located within a 100-mile radius of El Segundo, California. Please click on a cancer center link to obtain more information about the clinical programs offered, areas of expertise and how to contact the cancer center.


Los Angeles, CA 90048
Distance: 10.8 miles


Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Care Center
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Distance: 10.9 miles


Los Angeles, CA 90033
Distance: 14.4 miles


Duarte, CA 91010
Distance: 30.0 miles


St. Joseph Hospital of Orange
Orange, CA 92868

Distance: 31.3 miles


Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Orange, CA 92868

Distance: 31.3 miles


La Jolla, CA 92037
Distance: 98.5 miles


La Jolla, CA 92037
Distance: 98.5 miles


Moores Cancer Center
La Jolla, CA 92093

Distance: 99.8 miles

Cancer Support Services Near El Segundo, California

The following cancer support services may be of help to you while you are receiving treatment for mesothelioma. Support services for mesothelioma patients include patient transport, temporary housing, physical therapy and counseling.

California Treatment Support Services

  • Counseling & Support Groups

    • Simonton Cancer Center
      (Malibu)
      800-459-3424
      Distance: 15.9 miles
    • Center for Cancer Counseling
      (Newport Beach)
      949-474-4337
      Distance: 36.0 miles
  • Long-Term Housing

    • Orange County Ronald McDonald House
      (Orange)
      714-639-3600
      Distance: 31.3 miles
    • Grandma's House of Hope
      (Santa Ana)
      714-833-5333
      Distance: 35.8 miles
  • Patient Transport

    • TLC Medical Transport
      (San Diego)
      619-284-7433
      Distance: 17.9 miles
    • Ambiance Medical Transportation
      (Sun Valley)
      818-955-5757
      Distance: 22.1 miles
    • TLC Medical Transport
      (Orange County)
      949-830-7433
      Distance: 45.7 miles
  • Physical Therapy

    • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
      (Los Angeles)
      310-423-9290
      Distance: 10.8 miles
    • Disney Family Cancer Center Oncology Rehabilitation Department
      (Burbank)
      818-748-4751
      Distance: 18.4 miles
    • St. Jude Crosson Cancer Institute
      (Fullerton)
      714-871-3280
      Distance: 28.6 miles
    • City of Hope
      (Duarte)
      626-256-4673, ext 63339
      Distance: 30.0 miles
    • Progressive Physical Therapy and Rehab
      (Orange)
      714-547-1140
      Distance: 31.3 miles
    • Progressive Physical Therapy and Rehab
      (Costa Mesa)
      949-631-0125
      Distance: 33.5 miles

Filing a Mesothelioma Lawsuit in El Segundo

If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma and were exposed to asbestos at a commercial, residential or military site in El Segundo, California, 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 California.

Asbestos Lawyers Servicing El Segundo, California

Dean, Omar & Branham, LLP is a law firm dedicated to using the legal profession to make our community safer. When someone is badly hurt because someone else did not act reasonably, we are here to help provide whatever justice the legal system can give the family who has been wronged.

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.

The lawyers of Kaiser Gornick LLP in San Francisco have extensive experience handling mesothelioma claims. We have obtained substantial compensation for our clients in successful verdicts and settlements.

Since its founding in 1974, Kazan Law has represented thousands of people suffering from asbestos related illnesses, particularly mesothelioma. Our principals are among the most experienced mesothelioma lawyers in the country.

Levin Simes is staffed with expert attorneys with decades of total experience litigating and trying mesothelioma cases.  Our staff of lawyers, investigators, and legal assistants are here to assist you and your family with both the legal aspects of your diagnosis, and the personal and medical.

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.

Resources for Mesothelioma Patients in El Segundo

Asbestos-Related News in California

Hillshire Brands Sues Own Insurers After $13M Asbestos Case Loss

Hillshire Brands Co. is suing its insurers after losing a $13 million asbestos case for wrongful death. Read more at Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance.

CA Supreme Court Says Companies May Be Held Liable for Secondhand Asbestos Exposure

The Supreme Court of California has issued a ruling that companies can be held accountable for secondary exposure to asbestos in a worker's home.

Find Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure Sites Near You

  • Trust Funds Set Aside
  • VA Benefits Available
  • Delivered within 24 hrs

Yes   No

Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Blog

FEATURED CONTENT:


RECENT POSTS:

Champion for Mesothelioma: CURE Magazine Profiles 11-Year Survivor

Fall 2017 Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Scholarship Winner Natalia Jaramillo

Remembering Mesothelioma Victims in Australia

Upcoming Events

9/26/2017

Mesothelioma Awareness Day

“Mesothelioma Awareness Day, established by the Meso Foundation in 2004, is dedicated to bring more attention and funding to this cancer. To get more involved with Mesothelioma Awareness Day, please visit the event's site below.”


9/30/2017
Alton, IL

Miles for Mesothelioma 5K

“Location: Simmons Hanly Conroy, One Court Street Alton, IL. Miles for Meso is a 5K race and 3K fun run/walk held in Alton, IL. This exciting event takes place in September in celebration of National Mesothelioma Awareness Day. All proceeds from the event are donated to mesothelioma research and awareness. This year's race will benefit the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization. To learn more about participating, please visit the event's page below.”