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Asbestos Exposure, Mesothelioma Doctors and Lawyers in Lafayette, Indiana

Asbestos Exposure in Lafayette, IN

Lafayette is a city in and the seat of Tippecanoe County, Indiana, situated approximately 63 miles northwest of Indianapolis. The town of Lafayette was platted in May 1825 by river trader William Digby. In Lafayette’s earliest days, it was a shipping center on the Wabash River. The Wabash and Erie Canal in the 1840s further solidified Lafayette's regional prominence, which was also heightened by the arrival of the railroads in the 1850s.

Today, the city is home to approximately 67,000 residents. The economy of Lafayette and the surrounding area is largely focused around the academic and industrial activities of Purdue University. The university and its associated businesses employ a significant portion of the Lafayette workforce. However, private industry and commerce independent of the university also exist in the community. Some notable examples include Alcoa, a producer of aluminum extrusions and tubes; Caterpillar Large Engine Division, producer of large diesel and natural gas engines; Wabash National, world's largest manufacturer of semi-truck trailers; and Rea Magnet Wire, manufacturer of high precision magnet wire.

Lafayette’s diverse manufacturing history places it in a high-risk category for asbestos exposure, making the risk of mesothelioma cancer a concern for workers and loved ones. For your convenience, we have listed mesothelioma doctors located in or near Lafayette at the bottom of this page. Mesothelioma attorneys may also be able to assist you if you or a loved one were exposed to asbestos in Lafayette, Indiana.

Other Asbestos Exposure Sites in Lafayette, Indiana

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

  • Alcoa Company
  • Anheuser Busch
  • Arbuckle, Ryan Company
  • Board of Trustees of Water Works.
  • Broad of Public Works
  • Brown Rubber Company
  • Chicago Indianapolis and Louisville Railway
  • Chicago Indpls and Louisville Railway
  • Crawfordville Powerhouse
  • Duncan Electric Manufacturing Company
  • Eli Lilly & Company
  • Fort Wayne and Northern Ind. Traction
  • General Foods Corporation
  • Home Hospital
  • La Fayette St. Railway Company
  • Lafayette Boy Board Company
  • Lafayette Car Works
  • Lafayette Gas Company
  • Lafayette Home Hosp
  • Lafayette Refrigeration Service
  • Le and W Railway Company
  • Manardo Fruit Company
  • Merchants Electric Light Association
  • Merchants Electric Light Company
  • National Fruit Juice Company
  • New State Farm Insurance Building
  • Northern Indiana Gas and Electric Company
  • Powerhouse
  • Purdue Powerhouse
  • Purdue University
  • Purdue University
  • Rea Magnet Wire Company, Inc.
  • Ross Gear Division
  • Snyder Sheet Metal
  • St. Elizabeth Hospital
  • Staley
  • Steam Company, Inc.
  • Thieme and Wagner Brewing Company
  • U.S. Air Force
  • Water Works
  • Westing House Church Kerr and Company

Find a Mesothelioma Doctor near Lafayette, Indiana

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

Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Distance: 57.1 miles

St. Francis Cancer Center
Indiana Oncology Hematology Consultants
Indianapolis, IN 46237

Distance: 65.2 miles

St. Francis Cancer Center
Indiana Oncology Hematology Consultants
Indianapolis, IN 46237

Distance: 65.2 miles

St. Francis Cancer Center
Indiana Oncology Hematology Consultants
Indianapolis, IN 46237

Distance: 65.2 miles

The Cancer Center at Columbus Regional Health
Columbus, IN 47201
Distance: 95.4 miles

Lafayette, Indiana Mesothelioma Cancer Centers

We present below a list of mesothelioma cancer centers that are located within a 100-mile radius of Lafayette, Indiana. Click on a specific cancer center link to obtain more in depth information about each one.

Hansen Life Sciences Research Building
West Lafayette, IN 47907

Distance: 3.0 miles

Mesothelioma Patient Support Services near Lafayette

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.

Indiana Treatment Support Services

  • Counseling & Support Groups

    • Cancer Support Community
      Distance: 48.8 miles
    • IU Health Melvin & Bren Simon Cancer Center
      Distance: 57.1 miles
    • Ball Memorial Hospital
      Distance: 79.0 miles
    • Cancer Resource Centre
      Distance: 85.4 miles
    • Cancer Support Center
      Distance: 94.1 miles
  • Long-Term Housing

    • Hope Lodge
      Distance: 50.8 miles
    • St. Vincent Foundation
      Distance: 50.8 miles
    • Fair Haven Foundation
      Distance: 58.1 miles
    • SON Foundation
      Distance: 61.7 miles
    • Carle Guest House
      Distance: 74.2 miles
  • Patient Transport

    • Compassionate Medical Transportation
      Distance: 56.2 miles
    • Medical Transport Services LLC
      Distance: 72.2 miles
    • 5 Star Elite Medical Transportation Service
      Distance: 86.9 miles
    • SCR Medical Transportation
      Distance: 99.7 miles
  • Physical Therapy

    • Physical Therapy - Community Cancer Center North
      Distance: 54.3 miles
    • Union Hospital - Cancer Rehabilitation
      (Terre Haute)
      Distance: 69.1 miles
    • IU Health Bloomington Hospital
      Distance: 93.2 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Lafayette, Indiana

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 Lafayette, Indiana, you may be entitled to compensation. You must file your claim within the appropriate statute of limitations for the state of Indiana.

Mesothelioma Lawyers Servicing Lafayette, Indiana

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 Lafayette, Indiana Mesothelioma Patients

Asbestos-Related News in Indiana

Indiana State Department Being Taken to Court Over Asbestos Exposure Emails

The Indiana State Department of Environmental Management is being taken to court over emails about asbestos exposure.

Indiana Asbestos Exposure Law Deemed Unconstitutional

The Indiana Supreme Court struck down the state's unjust 10 year statute of repose because it treats similar asbestos victims differently.

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