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Asbestos Exposure in Muncie, IN

Muncie is a city in Delaware County in east central Indiana. Since its settlement in 1827, and incorporation in 1865, Muncie has grown from a small Indian village to an important manufacturing center. It is the principal city of the Muncie, Indiana, Metropolitan Statistical Area. Muncie's population exceeds 70,000 as of the 2010 Census. The city is known as the home of Ball State University and the birthplace of the Ball Corporation.

Since the late 19th century, Muncie’s economic pillar has been the in the industrial sector, primarily in manufacturing. Drawn to the region during the Indiana Gas Boom of the 1880s, many factories sprang up in the area that relied on the natural resource. The Ball Brothers moved their glass factory from Buffalo to Muncie, beginning glass production there in 1888. One hundred years later, in 1998, the Ball Corporation moved its corporation headquarters to Broomfield, Colorado. Other notable factories located in Muncie at one time or another include: Delco Remy, Indiana Steel and Wire, General Motors, and Warner Gear (later BorgWarner). The late 1980s and 1990s proved to be a turbulent period for Muncie due to the widespread decline of the manufacturing industry. As a result of factories shutting down Muncie was forced to economically reinvent itself and diversify. Muncie’s current economic pillars are in health care, education, retail, as well as other service industries. Some of the largest employers in Muncie are Ball Memorial Hospital, Ball State University, Muncie Community Schools, and the City of Muncie.

Muncie, Indiana has a long history of manufacturing. Asbestos-containing materials were once widely used in industry, particularly in manufacturing settings. Workers and others exposed to asbestos puts them at risk for developing asbestos cancer. Mesothelioma attorneys may also be able to assist you if you or a loved one were exposed to asbestos in Muncie.

Other Asbestos Exposure Sites in Muncie, Indiana

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

  • Acme-Lees Division of Serrick Corporation
  • Am Sheet and Tin Plate Company
  • America Rolling Mill
  • America Sheet Steel Company
  • American Lawn Mower Company
  • Ball Brothers
  • Ball Memorial Hospital
  • Ball State Teachers College
  • Ball State University
  • Chevrolet Muncie Division of General Motors
  • Dean Forging Company
  • Delco Battery Operations Delco Remy Div Gmc
  • Education & General Classroom Building
  • Frank Foundries, Inc.
  • General Motors Corporation
  • H & H Heat Treatment
  • Hinde and Dauch Paper Company
  • Indiana and Michigan Electric Company
  • Indiana General Service Company
  • Indiana Steel and Wire Company
  • Indiana-Mackay Foundry
  • John Mcvoy and Company
  • Kimble Glass Company
  • Magic City Builders & Supply
  • Maplewood Animal Clinic
  • Marhoefer Packing Company Inc
  • Midland Steel Company
  • Muncie Electric Light Company
  • Muncie Oil & Coal Company
  • Muncie Schools
  • Muncie Sewage Plant
  • Muncie Water Works
  • Owens-Illinois Glass Company
  • Palmer Steel and Iron Company
  • Plant North 3
  • Quality Gauge & Tool
  • Republic Iron and Steel Company
  • Studebaker Residence Hall
  • Warner Corp
  • Warner Gear Company

Contact a Mesothelioma Doctor near Muncie, Indiana

If you need help getting an accurate diagnosis or developing a treatment plan, the following mesothelioma doctors and oncologists who practice near Muncie, Indiana have the expertise to assist you. More detailed information about each doctor is available by clicking on the appropriate doctor detail link. Details about their background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations and contact information is provided.

Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Distance: 50.4 miles

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

Distance: 51.9 miles

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

Distance: 51.9 miles

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

Distance: 51.9 miles

The Cancer Center at Columbus Regional Health
Columbus, IN 47201
Distance: 78.0 miles

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Muncie, Indiana

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers that are located within a 100-mile radius of Muncie, Indiana. 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.

Hansen Life Sciences Research Building
West Lafayette, IN 47907

Distance: 81.5 miles

Locate Cancer Support Services Near Muncie

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 Muncie, Indiana for your convenience.

Indiana Treatment Support Services

  • Counseling & Support Groups

    • Ball Memorial Hospital
      Distance: 4.9 miles
    • Cancer Support Community
      Distance: 49.2 miles
    • IU Health Melvin & Bren Simon Cancer Center
      Distance: 50.4 miles
    • Mind to Muscle Wellness LLC
      Distance: 70.7 miles
  • Long-Term Housing

    • Hope Lodge
      Distance: 46.9 miles
    • St. Vincent Foundation
      Distance: 46.9 miles
    • Fair Haven Foundation
      Distance: 50.6 miles
    • SON Foundation
      Distance: 56.2 miles
  • Patient Transport

    • Compassionate Medical Transportation
      Distance: 47.2 miles
    • Meda-Care Transportation, Inc.
      Distance: 80.4 miles
  • Physical Therapy

    • Western Ohio Therapy Associates
      Distance: 40.3 miles
    • Physical Therapy - Community Cancer Center North
      Distance: 41.2 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Muncie, 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 Muncie, Indiana, you may be entitled to compensation. You must file your claim within the appropriate statute of limitations for the state of Indiana.

Legal Help for Muncie Residents with Mesothelioma

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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Asbestos-Related News in Indiana

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

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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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