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Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure in Mulberry, Florida

Mulberry is a city located in Polk County within the Central Florida Highlands area of the Atlantic coastal plain The first settlers can be traced back to the 1840s, when the lands were sparsely settled and the logging industry was king It was not until February 1901 that Mulberry became officially incorporated The origin of the city’s name is based on a Mulberry tree located in the center point of the community by the railroad tracks The tree served as a town meeting place in Mulberry’s early days

In 1886, Florida’s third largest industry was uncovered The discovery of phosphate rock in the Peace River drove Mulberry’s economy and stabilized the community; nearly all of the city’s industry became powered by the mining of phosphate Thanks to this naturally occurring element, many businesses arose over the years such as International Mineral and Chemical Company, Mobil Chemical, and Prairie Pebble Phosphate Company Mines operated in Mulberry include Agrico Mine, Armour Mine, Bonnie Mine, Brewster Mine, Gardinier Mine, and Grace Mines The Mulberry mines supply 80% of the nation’s demand and one third of the world’s demand for the essential fertilizer ingredient At present, Mulberry is home to Mosaic (formerly IMC Corporation), the top phosphate producer in the world, and Master Containers Inc., the largest foam cup and container plant in Florida.

We have confirmed that Mulberry has numerous jobsites where asbestos containing products were used If you have been exposed to asbestos, you may be at risk to develop mesothelioma Information on mesothelioma treatment options can be found at the bottom of this page Additionally, an asbestos law firm may be able to offer guidance if you were exposed to asbestos in Mulberry and then diagnosed with mesothelioma.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Mulberry

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

  • Agrico Mine
  • Alert Refractory Contractors
  • Armour Mine
  • Bigelow Liptak Corp Alert
  • Bonnie Mine
  • Brewster Mine
  • Daniel Construction Company
  • Gardinier Mine
  • Grace Mines
  • IMC Corporation
  • International Agricultural Corporation
  • International Mineral and Chemical Company
  • Mobel Chemical Corporation
  • Mobil Chemical
  • Mulberry Wrecking Company
  • New Wales Chemicals, Inc.
  • Prairie Pebble Phosphate Company
  • Superior Brick & Refractory Service

Contact a Mesothelioma Doctor near Mulberry, Florida

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

H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
Tampa, FL 33612
Distance: 32.8 miles

H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
Tampa, FL 33612
Distance: 32.8 miles

H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
Tampa, FL 33612
Distance: 32.8 miles

Contact a Mesothelioma Cancer Center near Mulberry

We have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers within a 100-mile radius of Mulberry, Florida. Click on a specific cancer center link to obtain more information about the clinical programs offered, affiliated mesothelioma doctors and how to contact the cancer center.

Tampa, FL 33612
Distance: 32.8 miles

The Rod Taylor Thoracic Care Center
Orlando, FL 32806

Distance: 61.8 miles

Cancer Support Services Near Mulberry, Florida

While receiving treatment, mesothelioma patients may find a need for temporary lodging, patient transport, physical therapy or counseling. We have compiled a list of these cancer support services near Mulberry, Florida for your convenience.

Florida Treatment Support Services

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Mulberry, Florida

Don’t lose your right to file a mesothelioma claim. If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma and were exposed to asbestos in Mulberry, Florida, you may be entitled to compensation. You must file your claim within the appropriate statute of limitations for the state of Florida.

Asbestos Law Firms Servicing Mulberry, Florida

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.

Help for Mulberry, Florida Mesothelioma Patients

Asbestos-Related News in Florida

Florida Supreme Court Reviews Asbestos in Cigarette Filters Case

Tallahassee, FL - July 25, 2017

The Florida Supreme Court has agreed to take up an asbestos case filed by a man who suffers from mesothelioma.

Florida DEP Cites Maverick Company For Possible Asbestos Violations

Pensacola, FL - July 29, 2016

Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) has cited Maverick Demolition Company for asbestos violations related to the John Sunday House.

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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