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Asbestos Exposure in Henderson, NV

Henderson is the second largest city in Nevada, with an estimated population of 257,700. Located in the southeast end of the Las Vegas Valley, Henderson is a city in Clark County and part of the Las Vegas metropolitan area. Referred to as the other side of southern Nevada, the city of Henderson is nestled among three of the most notable man-made attractions – the neon of Vegas, the engineering marvel of Hoover Dam, and the peaceful beauty of Lake Mead. The city's official slogan "Henderson-a Place to Call Home" reflects a community that enjoys small town values while benefiting from big city efficiencies, and offers a plethora of cultural events, miles of trails and recreational facilities, and renowned resorts, restaurants and shopping. In 2006, Money magazine ranked Henderson 20th in its annual list of the “Top 100 Places to Live” in the United States.

Henderson was actually "born in America's defense", ten years before its incorporation, during World War II with the building of the Basic Magnesium Plant in the 1940s. The plant supplied the United States War Department with magnesium, the "miracle metal", for munitions and airplane parts. For most of Henderson's short history, the city has been a manufacturing center and a producer of metals and industrial chemicals. In recent decades, Henderson's economy has diversified to include other industries such as education services, medical and biomedical technology, and tourism and services. Some of the larger companies in Henderson include Levi Strauss & Company, Ocean Spray, Ford Credit, and Good Humor-Breyers.

We have confirmed that Henderson, Nevada has several jobsites where asbestos exposure occurred. Those who worked with and/or around asbestos containing materials are potentially at risk to develop mesothelioma, an asbestos-related cancer. If you were diagnosed with mesothelioma in Henderson, you may also benefit from seeking the advice of a mesothelioma lawyer.

Other Asbestos Exposure Sites in Henderson, Nevada

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

  • American Potash & Chemical Corporation
  • Basic Magnesium Company
  • Flintkote
  • Kerr Mcgee Chemical Corporation
  • Manganese Inc
  • Mcneil Construction Company
  • Montrose Chemical
  • Scott Rigging Company
  • State Stove & Manufacturing Company
  • Stauffer Chemical Company
  • Timet Power Plant
  • Titanium Chemical Plant
  • Titanium Metals Corp of America
  • United States Vanadium Corporation
  • Us Lime Products Corporation
  • Western Electrochemical Company

Locate a Mesothelioma Doctor near Henderson, Nevada

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

Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada
Central Valley Treatment Center
Las Vegas, NV 89169

Distance: 9.5 miles

Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada
Central Valley Treatment Center
Las Vegas, NV 89169

Distance: 9.5 miles

Locate a Cancer Center near Henderson, Nevada

For your convenience, we have prepared the following list of mesothelioma cancer centers located within a 100-mile radius of Henderson, Nevada. Please click on a cancer center link to obtain more detailed information about the resources available at each one.

Las Vegas, NV 89106
Distance: 13.4 miles

Mesothelioma Patient Support Services near Henderson

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

Nevada Treatment Support Services

  • Counseling & Support Groups

    • Oasis Counseling
      Distance: 5.2 miles
    • The Caring Place
      (Las Vegas)
      Distance: 11.9 miles
  • Long-Term Housing

    • Accessible Space
      (Las Vegas)
      Distance: 13.7 miles
  • Patient Transport

    • Medical Transport Company
      Distance: 3.1 miles
    • MTM
      (Las Vegas)
      Distance: 8.2 miles
    • GMT Care
      (Las Vegas)
      Distance: 11.9 miles
  • Physical Therapy

    • Synergy Physical Therapy
      Distance: 0.9 miles
    • Select Physical Therapy
      (Las Vegas)
      Distance: 15.8 miles

Filing a Mesothelioma Claim in Henderson, Nevada

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

Asbestos Lawyers Servicing Henderson, Nevada

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 Henderson

Asbestos-Related News in Nevada

Study Shows Lake Mead Mice Became Sick from Asbestos

A new study shows that even low doses of asbestos fibers found around the Lake Mead area make mice sick. Learn more about this and other recent medical information related to asbestos and mesothelioma at the Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance.

Leaked Nevada State Emails Downplay I-11 Asbestos Study

Nevada State Health Department emails show its high-ranking officials purposefully downplayed scientific asbestos research on the I-11 bypass project.

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