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Asbestos Exposure in Lexington, KY

Lexington, which includes all of Fayette County, is the second-largest city in Kentucky and the 63rd largest in the United States. The city occupies 285.5 square miles in the heart of Kentucky's inner Bluegrass Region, and is home to an estimated 295,000 residents. Known as the "Thoroughbred City" and "Horse Capital of the World", the Lexington area is noted for its fertile soil, excellent pastureland, and horse and stock farms. Bluegrass thrives on the limestone beneath the soil's surface, playing a major role in the area's scenic beauty and in the development of champion horses.

The horse industry, Lexington’s main industry, generates billions of dollars and provides jobs on the farms, at the sales companies, and at countless businesses which support it. In addition, the horse industry makes Lexington a tourist destination for horse lovers from all around the world, regardless of breed. With its abundance of government and technology jobs, Lexington has one of the nation's most stable economies. Economists have referred to Lexington as having "a fortified economy, strong in manufacturing, technology and entrepreneurial support, benefiting from a diverse, balanced business base". Lexington is a major health care center for Kentucky. Four of the top five payrolls in 2005 were from health care entities – St. Joseph Hospital, Baptist Healthcare, Lexington Clinic and The Department of Veteran Affairs. It is home to the headquarters of Lexmark International, the Kentucky Horse Park, Keeneland race course, Red Mile race course, Transylvania University, the University of Kentucky and Bluegrass Community & Technical College. Traditional products of the area include horses, bourbon, tobacco and handcrafts, but an increasing diversity of products and services contributes to a healthy economy.

We have confirmed that Lexington, Kentucky has numerous jobsites where asbestos exposure occurred over the years. Workers exposed to asbestos containing products have the chance of developing mesothelioma, a malignant cancer. If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma, scroll down to see a list of mesothelioma doctors located in and around Lexington.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Lexington

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

  • American Suppliers Inc
  • American Water Works & Electric Company
  • Barr Plant
  • Blue Grass Park
  • Bluegrass Insulation
  • Brown Machine Tool
  • Bryan Hunt
  • Burnside Power Plant
  • Central Baptist Hospital
  • Chandler Medical Center
  • Christ the King Church
  • Cranfill Frey Company
  • Eastern State Hospital
  • Federal Corrections Institute
  • General Electric Company
  • General Motors
  • General Telephone
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
  • Greyhound Bus Terminal
  • Heating and Cooling Plant
  • Henry Clay High School
  • I.C.I. America
  • IBM
  • Individual Drinking Cup Company
  • Jas. E. Pepper Company and Company
  • Kentucky Utilities Company
  • Kentucky Village
  • Lexington Airport
  • Lexington Bluegrass Army Depot
  • Lexington Brewing Company
  • Lexington Clinic Building
  • Lexington Hydraulic and Manufacturing Company
  • Lexington Laundry Company
  • Lexington Railway Company
  • Lexington Roller Mills Company
  • Lexington Sewage Treatment Plant
  • Lexington Utilities Company
  • Lexmark
  • Municipal Housing Comm.
  • Narcotics Hospital
  • New Phoenix Company Inc
  • Nimh Clinical Research Center
  • North Brothers, Inc.
  • Old Burley Whse
  • Owens-Corning Fiberglas Corporation
  • P. Lorillard Company
  • Panoply Corp
  • Phoenix Hotel Company
  • Proctor and Gamble Manufacturing Company
  • Schenley Distillers
  • Square D Company
  • St. Joseph Hospital
  • State College of Kentucky
  • The Phoenix Hotel
  • University of Kentucky
  • Utter & Suter
  • Veterans Administration Hospital
  • W T Young Storage Company
  • Ward Corporation

Find a Mesothelioma Doctor near Lexington, Kentucky

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


University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Lexington, KY 40506
Distance: 0.5 miles


UK North Fork Valley Community Health Center
Hazard, KY 41701

Distance: 88.9 miles

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Lexington

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


James Graham Brown Cancer Center
Louisville, KY 40292

Distance: 69.6 miles

Mesothelioma Patient Support Services near Lexington

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 Lexington, Kentucky for your convenience.

Kentucky Treatment Support Services

  • Counseling & Support Groups

    • Markey Cancer Center
      (Lexington )
      866-340-4488
      Distance: 0.5 miles
    • Baptist Health
      (Lexington )
      859-260-6100
      Distance: 3.2 miles
    • Hardin Memorial Health
      (Elizabethtown)
      270-737-1212
      Distance: 78.4 miles
  • Long-Term Housing

    • St. Agnes House
      (Lexington)
      859-254-1241
      Distance: 1.9 miles
    • Lousville Relocation Services
      (Louisville)
      502-473-0099
      Distance: 65.2 miles
    • Hospital Hospitality Hoyse
      (Louisville)
      502-625-1360
      Distance: 69.8 miles
  • Patient Transport

    • Kentucky Cancer Link
      (Lexington )
      877-597-4655
      Distance: 0.5 miles
    • Fayette County Wheels
      (Lexington )
      859-233-3340
      Distance: 6.4 miles
    • Able Care Inc.
      (Louisville)
      502-267-1911
      Distance: 58.9 miles
    • Prestige Patient Transport
      (Georgetown)
      937-690-6100
      Distance: 65.9 miles
    • Meda-Care Transportation, Inc.
      (Cincinnati)
      513-521-4799
      Distance: 86.1 miles
  • Physical Therapy

    • KORT
      (Louisville)
      800-645-5678
      Distance: 58.8 miles
    • Kentucky One Health
      (Louisville)
      502-587-4011
      Distance: 69.8 miles

Filing a Mesothelioma Lawsuit in Lexington

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

Asbestos Law Firms Servicing Lexington, 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.

Asbestos-Related News in Kentucky

$1 Billion Asbestos Lawsuit Filed Against Morehead State University

A 61-year-old man filed a $1 billion lawsuit against Morehead State University for health problems he says resulted from asbestos exposure during his time there.

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