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Asbestos Exposure in Frankfort, KY

Frankfort is the capital city of Kentucky, the county seat of Franklin County, and the principal city of the Frankfort Micropolitan Statistical Area. Nestled in the scenic Kentucky River valley in the Bluegrass Region of central Kentucky, Frankfort occupies 15 square miles and is home to an estimated population of 28,000, one of the least populous state capitals in the United States. The daily population swells to approximately 50,000 based on workforce that resides in the County or commutes from nearby Counties. The city of Frankfort has experienced significant growth since the 1960s. A modern addition to the State Office Building, originally completed in the 1930s on the site of the former Kentucky State Penitentiary, was completed in 1967. Capitol Plaza was established in the 1960s and consists of the Capitol Plaza Office Tower, the Capitol Plaza Hotel (formerly the Holiday Inn, Frankfort), and the Fountain Place Shoppes. Founded in 1786 and later incorporated in 1835, Frankfort has been named as one of the most livable small cities, and regarded as one of the most picturesque capitals in the United States with natural beauty, and historic and modern architecture.

The Frankfort area is ideal territory for the distillery industry because of its proximity to the Kentucky River and good transportation routes. Distilling began at Buffalo Trace Distillery (formerly George T. Stagg distillery) over two centuries ago, making it the oldest distilling site in the United States. Other industry in Frankfort includes public administration, education, health care, social services, manufacturing and retail trade. The city’s largest employer is the state capital. Some of Frankfort’s major private-sector employers are Allied/Bendix Corporation, Jim Beam Brands Company, and American Wire Products.

Frankfort, Kentucky’s history in the distillery industry as well as ongoing construction activity at numerous jobsites may have exposed workers to asbestos materials, consequently putting workers and others at risk for developing mesothelioma and other asbestos-related diseases. If you were exposed to asbestos in Frankfort and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you should consider contacting a mesothelioma law firm.

Other Asbestos Exposure Sites in Frankfort, Kentucky

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

  • Capital Annex Boiler Plant
  • Capital Plaza
  • Commonwealth of Kentucky
  • Department of Public Information
  • Frankfort Water Company
  • George T. Stagg Company Distillery
  • K. Taylor Distilling Company
  • Kentucky State Capitol Power Plant
  • Kentucky State Industrial College
  • Kentucky State Office Building
  • Kentucky State Reformatory
  • Kentucky Training Home
  • Old Crow Plant
  • Old Grand-Dad Plant
  • R. G. Feagon
  • Schenley Distillery Company
  • State Capitol Power House
  • State Office Building Annex

Mesothelioma Doctors near Frankfort, Kentucky

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

Markey Cancer Center
Whitney-Hendrickson Building First Floor
Lexington, KY 40536

Distance: 23.1 miles

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

Distance: 47.8 miles

James Graham Brown Cancer Center
Louisville, KY 40202
Distance: 47.8 miles

The Cancer Center at Columbus Regional Health
Columbus, IN 47201
Distance: 92.1 miles

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Frankfort, Kentucky

We have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers within a 100-mile radius of Frankfort, Kentucky. 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.

James Graham Brown Cancer Center
Louisville, KY 40292

Distance: 47.9 miles

Cancer Support Services Near Frankfort, Kentucky

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.

Kentucky Treatment Support Services

Filing a Mesothelioma Claim in Frankfort, Kentucky

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

Mesothelioma Law Firms Servicing Frankfort, Kentucky

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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