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Asbestos Exposure, Mesothelioma Doctors and Lawyers in Trenton, Michigan

Trenton, a city in Wayne County, occupies 7.3 square miles in the southeastern portion of Michigan. Home to over 20,000 citizens, Trenton is part of Downriver, a collection of mostly blue-collar communities south of Detroit on the western bank of the Detroit River. Trenton is bounded by Grosse Ile to the east, Riverview to the north, Brownstown Township to the west and south and Woodhaven to the west. Founded in 1834 as Truaxton, the city received its present day name in 1850, and incorporated as a city in 1857. Through the late 1880s Trenton, like several downriver communities, was a bustling river town known for its extensive shipyards. Trenton's location along the Detroit River continues to be an invaluable asset, offering water recreation and future industrial and commercial expansion.

Presently, there are approximately fifteen manufacturing establishments in Trenton which produce an array of products including cement, plastics, steel, chemicals, gasoline, fuel oils, and boats. Many residents are employed in the city's factories such as the Chrysler Trenton Engine Plant, Solutia Corporation, and the Trenton Channel Power Plant. Other large employers in Trenton include Detroit Edison, and DSC, Ltd. Oakwood South Shore Hospital (formerly known as Seaway Hospital) is located within city limits and has 203 beds. The former McLouth Steel plant is also located in Trenton.

Trenton, Michigan has a concentrated history of manufacturing during a period when asbestos-containing materials were widely used. Workers and loved ones exposed to asbestos may be at risk for mesothelioma and other asbestos-related diseases. Mesothelioma treatment facilities in and around Trenton are listed at the bottom of this page. If you were diagnosed with mesothelioma in Trenton, you may also benefit from seeking the advice of an asbestos attorney.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Trenton

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

  • Chrysler Chemical
  • Detroit Edison Company
  • Great Lakes Steel
  • Mclouth Steel Corporation
  • Mobil Oil Company
  • Monsanto Chemical Company
  • Norman Price
  • R. H. Anderson, Inc.
  • Riverside Osteopathic Hospital
  • Seaway Hospital
  • Sibley Quarries Company
  • Socony Mobil Oil Company
  • Socony Vacuum Oil Company
  • Trenton Channel Power Plant
  • Trenton Sewage Treatment Plant
  • Trenton Valley Distilleries Corp
  • Vulcan Mold & Iron
  • Vulcon Foundry
  • White Star Refining Company

Trenton, Michigan Mesothelioma Doctors

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

Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute
Detroit, MI 48201
Distance: 17.1 miles

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

Distance: 27.8 miles

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

Distance: 27.8 miles

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

Distance: 89.6 miles

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

Distance: 89.6 miles

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Trenton, Michigan

Browse through the list of mesothelioma cancer centers below that are within a 100-mile radius of Trenton, Michigan. Please click on a cancer center link to obtain more information about the clinical programs offered and how to contact the cancer center.

Detroit, MI 48201
Distance: 17.1 miles

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

Distance: 21.4 miles

Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Distance: 27.8 miles

Toledo, OH 43617
Distance: 41.1 miles

Cleveland, OH 44195
Distance: 89.6 miles

Cleveland, OH 44106
Distance: 93.4 miles

Locate Cancer Support Services Near Trenton

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 Trenton, Michigan for your convenience.

Michigan Treatment Support Services

Filing a Mesothelioma Claim in Trenton, Michigan

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 Trenton, Michigan, you may be entitled to compensation. You must file your claim within the appropriate statute of limitations for the state of Michigan.

Asbestos Lawyers Servicing Trenton, 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.

Resources for Mesothelioma Patients in Trenton, 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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