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Asbestos Exposure, Mesothelioma Doctors and Lawyers in Bowling Green, Kentucky

Bowling Green is the third largest city in the state of Kentucky after Louisville and Lexington, with an estimated population of 58,000. It is the county seat of Warren County and the principal city of the Bowling Green, Kentucky Metropolitan Statistical Area. Once the site of prohibitionist marches, trolleys, livestock trades and scrap drives, the university town is home to the second largest Kentucky public university, Western Kentucky University. Bowling Green boasts numerous historic districts and restored landmarks. Local attractions include the newly expanded National Corvette Museum; the historic house museum, Riverview at Hobson Grove; the Civil War Discovery Trail; and Fountain Square Park.

Shortly after Bowling Green’s incorporation in 1798, growth in steamboat commerce and proximity to the Barren River increased the city’s significance. Despite rapid urbanization of the Bowling Green area, agriculture dominated the city's economy. After the Civil War, Bowling Green's business district grew considerably. Important early businesses in Bowling Green included Carie Burnam Taylor's dress-making company, which employed more than 200 women in 1906; and The Union Underwear factory, which bolstered the city's economy in 1940. In recent years, Bowling Green has shifted toward a knowledge-based, technology-driven economy. With one major public university and a technical college, Bowling Green serves as an education hub for the South Central Kentucky region. In addition, the city plays an integral part as the leading medical and commercial center. Commonwealth Health Corporation, Western Kentucky University and Warren County Board of Education are the largest employers for Bowling Green and the surrounding region. Other top employers include General Motors Corvette Plant, Fruit of the Loom/Russell Athletics, Eagle Industries, International Paper, Camping World, Trace Die Cast, Bowling Green Metal forming and Houchens Industries, Inc.

We have confirmed that Bowling Green, Kentucky has a numerous jobsites where asbestos exposure occurred. Individuals who worked with and/or around asbestos-containing products may be at risk to develop mesothelioma cancer, a type of asbestos disease. Mesothelioma clinics in and around Bowling Green are listed at the bottom of this page. Also, if you were exposed to asbestos in Bowling Green, you may benefit be seeking counsel from an asbestos lawyer.

Other Asbestos Sites in Bowling Green, Kentucky

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

  • Bowling Green High School
  • Bowling Green Power Plant
  • Chrysler Plant
  • Holley Carburetor Company
  • Park City Lumber Company
  • Pet Milk Company
  • Union Underwear Company, Inc.
  • Warren East High School
  • Western Kentucky University
  • Western KY State College
  • Western State Teachers College

Bowling Green, Kentucky Mesothelioma Doctors

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors that are located within a 100-mile radius of Bowling Green, Kentucky. Please click on a doctor link to obtain more information about his/her background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations, and office locations.

Vanderbilt Thoracic Surgery Clinic
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN 37232

Distance: 59.9 miles

James Graham Brown Cancer Center
Jewish Hospital, Rudd Heart and Lung Center
Louisville, KY 40202

Distance: 95.5 miles

James Graham Brown Cancer Center
Louisville, KY 40202
Distance: 95.5 miles

Locate a Cancer Center near Bowling Green, Kentucky

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

Nashville, TN 37232
Distance: 59.9 miles

James Graham Brown Cancer Center
Louisville, KY 40292

Distance: 92.7 miles

Locate Cancer Support Services Near Bowling Green

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

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Filing a Mesothelioma Claim in Bowling Green

If you were exposed to asbestos at a commercial, residential or military site in Bowling Green, Kentucky and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you may be entitled to compensation. Don’t lose your right to file a lawsuit to hold those responsible accountable. You must act quickly and file your claim within the appropriate statute of limitations for the state of Kentucky.

Asbestos Law Firms Servicing Bowling Green

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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Author: Linda Molinari

Editor in Chief, Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance

Linda Molinari

Reviewer: Jennifer R. Lucarelli

Lawyer for Mesothelioma Victims and Their Families

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