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Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure in Panama City, Florida

Panama City is located on the Florida Panhandle along the Emerald Coast, bordering the Gulf of Mexico Initially home to Native Americans, the community was settled by plantation owners in the 1800s and later became an official incorporated city in 1909 The area experienced rapid growth after railways entered the city and local businessmen began promoting the value of Panama City land George W. West, the town developer, named the city based on its position on a direct line between Chicago, IL and Panama City, Panama Current major employers in Panama City include Gulf Power Company (owner and operator of Smith Power Plant) and Smurfit Stone.

Early on, Panama City’s economy consisted of oranges, lemons, grapefruits and above all, lumber; the St. Andrews Bay Lumber Company operated a sawmill in town and became one of the main employers of the time In 1931, Southern Kraft Corp, a subsidiary of International Paper Company, invested in a major reseeding project and opened a newly constructed paper mill in the city. World War II transformed Panama City into a booming seaport town Tyndall Air Force Base opened on January 13, 1941 and off-duty military personnel became drawn to the community’s beachfront; many returned in later years to make Panama City their home The war also brought a naval base to the area which eventually developed into Naval Coastal Systems Today, the U.S. Navy utilizes the site as research, development and test laboratories for the Naval Surface Warfare Center.

We have confirmed that Panama City has many jobsites where asbestos exposure has occurred If you or a loved one were exposed to asbestos in Panama City, Florida, you may benefit by seeking counsel from an asbestos law firm.

Other Asbestos Exposure Sites in Panama City, Florida

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

  • A C Littleton Inc
  • Alcoa
  • Alexander E Brown
  • American Oil Company
  • Arizona Chemical Company
  • Augustus St. Gaudens
  • Chemstrand
  • Chief Osceola
  • Coca Cola Bottling Company
  • Cove Shipyard
  • Dial Office Building, Cordova Mall
  • Gulf Power Company - Ansino Smith Steam Plant - Unit 2
  • Gulf Power Company - Lansing Smith
  • Gulf Power Company - Lansing Smith Steam Plant
  • Gulf Power Company - Lansing Smith Steam Plant - Unit 2
  • International Paper Company
  • J A Jones Construction
  • J.A. Jones Shipyard
  • Naval Coastal Systems
  • Nuclear Power Products Company
  • Panama City
  • Panama City Mill
  • Panama City Oil Depot
  • Panama City Shipyard
  • Panama Machinery & Supplies
  • Residual Fuel Oil Terminal
  • Smith Corporation
  • Smith Power Plant
  • Smurfit Stone
  • South Central Bell Telephone Company
  • Southern Kraft Corp
  • St. Regis Paper Mill
  • Tyndall Air Force Base
  • W T Grant Company
  • Wainwright Shipyard

Contact a Mesothelioma Doctor near Panama City

For your convenience, we have prepared the following list of mesothelioma doctors located in Florida. To view more information about the doctor's background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations and office locations, please click on the doctor detail link provided.

H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
Tampa, FL 33612

H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
Tampa, FL 33612

H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
Tampa, FL 33612

Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of Miami Health System
Miami, FL 33136

Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
Miami, FL 33136

Contact a Cancer Center near Panama City, Florida

For your convenience, we have prepared the following list of mesothelioma cancer centers located near Panama City, Florida. Please click on a cancer center link to obtain more detailed information about the resources available at each one.

The Rod Taylor Thoracic Care Center
Orlando, FL 32806

Locate Cancer Support Services Near Panama City

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.

Florida Treatment Support Services

Filing a Mesothelioma Lawsuit in Panama City

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

Mesothelioma Lawyers Servicing Panama City, 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.

Resources for Mesothelioma Patients in Panama City

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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