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Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure in Dearborn, Michigan

Asbestos Exposure in Dearborn, MI

The city of Dearborn, with a population of more than 98,000, is the eighth largest city in Michigan and occupies 24.4 square miles in Wayne County. Dearborn is home to Michigan's leading tourist attraction, The Henry Ford, which is recognized as the nation's largest indoor-outdoor museum entertainment complex. Dearborn is also the world headquarters of the Ford Motor Company, as well as the campuses of the University of Michigan and Henry Ford Community College. Among Dearborn’s largest employers are Oakwood Health System, Ford, Severstal North America, Dearborn Stamping Plant, and Visteon.

Historically, Dearborn is known as a major automotive manufacturer as well as an industrial center for steel processing. An integral part of Henry Ford’s River Rouge automobile complex is Severstal Dearborn (formerly Rouge Industries with the steel operations trading as Rouge Steel Company), which has been in the steel manufacturing business since the early 1920s. The Rouge complex, originally part of the Ford Motor Company, was created as an integrated manufacturing plant to produce all major vehicle components at one large facility. Severstal Dearborn remains a critical and valued supplier to the automotive industry while expanding to serve other markets as well.

Dearborn’s diverse history of manufacturing, particularly within the steel and automobile industries, makes asbestos exposure an ongoing concern for workers. Those exposed to asbestos may be at risk for mesothelioma cancer and other asbestos-related diseases. You should know that mesothelioma law firms represent people from Dearborn, Michigan who were exposed to asbestos and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Dearborn

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

  • Banes Oxygen Furnace
  • Dearborn Board of Education
  • Dearborn Glass Plant
  • Dearborn Machinery
  • Dearborn YMCA
  • Edison Institute
  • F B Wright
  • Ford Assembly
  • Ford Motor Company
  • Ford Motor Company Foundry
  • Ford Motor Company Glass
  • Ford Motor Steel Division
  • Ford Rouge
  • Ford Scientific Lab
  • Ford World Headquarters
  • Foster Engineering Company
  • Greenfield Village Plaza
  • Henry Ford Centennial Library
  • Henry Ford Museum
  • Hydro-Blast Corporation
  • J.A. Kozma Company
  • Koppers Company, Inc.
  • Metropolitan Hospital
  • Mount Carmel Mercy Hospital
  • Oakwood Hospital
  • Peoples Cutfitting Company
  • R.E. Leggette Company
  • Rouge Industries, Inc.
  • Rouge Steel Company
  • Roughe Plant
  • Rovin Ceramics
  • Scientific Research Lab
  • Severstal North America
  • The Stanley-Carter Company
  • Village Plaza
  • World Headquarters
  • Zenith Tool & Engineering
  • Zonolite Factory

Find a Mesothelioma Doctor near Dearborn, Michigan

For your convenience, we have prepared the following list of mesothelioma doctors located within a 100-mile radius of Dearborn, Michigan. To view more information about the doctor's background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations and office locations, please click on the doctor detail link provided.

Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute
Detroit, MI 48201
Distance: 7.6 miles

Michigan Medicine Upper Aerodigestive Clinic
Cancer Center Floor, B1 Reception E
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Distance: 26.3 miles

University of Michigan Health System
Cancer Center Floor, B1 Reception E
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Distance: 26.3 miles

The Cleveland Clinic’s Taussig Cancer Institute
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Cleveland, OH 44195

Distance: 95.9 miles

The Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Cleveland, OH 44195

Distance: 95.9 miles

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Dearborn, Michigan

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

Detroit, MI 48201
Distance: 7.6 miles

St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Cancer Care Center
Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Distance: 22.8 miles

Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Distance: 26.3 miles

Toledo, OH 43617
Distance: 52.2 miles

Cleveland, OH 44195
Distance: 95.9 miles

Cleveland, OH 44106
Distance: 99.5 miles

Mesothelioma Patient Support Services near Dearborn

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.

Michigan Treatment Support Services

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Dearborn, Michigan

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

Mesothelioma Lawyers Servicing Dearborn, Michigan

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.

Support for Caregivers in Dearborn, Michigan

Asbestos-Related News in Michigan

Proposed Legislation Calls for Ban on Asbestos in Children’s Makeup

Detroit, Michigan - February 20, 2018

Michigan Congresswoman Dingell has introduced legislation for a ban on asbestos in children’s makeup. Learn about the proposed bill at

Detroit Cracks Down on Demolitions Due to Asbestos Concerns

Detroit, Michigan - June 09, 2017

Michigan is cracking down on the demolitions contractors in the City of Detroit after discovering numerous properties containing asbestos were mishandled.

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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

Jennifer R. Lucarelli