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Asbestos Exposure, Mesothelioma Doctors and Lawyers in Marietta, Ohio

Marietta is a city in Ohio located at the confluence of the Ohio and Muskingum Rivers, it is the county seat of Washington County, and has a population of just over 14,000. Top employers include Marietta Memorial Hospital, established in 1929, Marietta College and Eramet Marietta, which began in 1952 as part of Union Carbide's Alloys Division. Marietta's historic downtown retains a small-town feel, offering a variety of shops and themed tours. Visitors can also enjoy Marietta's numerous museums and historical sites, such as the Campus Martius Museum, which preserves the original land office and a 1788 blockhouse.

Marietta was founded in 1788 by a group of settlers from Massachusetts. A 1795 treaty with local Native American peoples established a peaceful atmosphere that allowed the frontier outpost to grow into a permanent town. Marietta College was established in 1835, and early business endeavors included sawmills, brick factories, shipbuilding and iron foundries. The arrival of the railroads in 1857 and the discovery of oil in 1860 brought an influx of money and real estate development, as well as industrial growth. After World War II, Union Carbide established a ferroalloys plant. The Marietta complex grew to include the Union Carbide Plastics Division and the Eveready Battery Company. Other prominent companies which have had a 20th-century presence in Marietta include Remington Rand, American Cyanamid and BF Goodrich Company. Today, Marietta industries include a mix of manufacturing and high-tech, represented by companies such as Ferrar Scientific and Pioneer Pipe.

Marietta has a history of manufacturing and construction during a time when asbestos-containing materials were widely used, making the risk of mesothelioma and asbestos-related diseases an ongoing concern for workers. For your convenience, we have listed mesothelioma experts located in or near Marietta at the bottom of this page. Additionally, mesothelioma lawyers may be able to give guidance if you were exposed to asbestos in Marietta and then diagnosed with mesothelioma.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Marietta

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

  • A & I Company
  • Allied Service
  • American Cynamid
  • American Electric & Power Company
  • American Marietta Company
  • American Municipal Power Gorsuch Station
  • American Municipal Power Gravel Bank Power Plant
  • American Municipal Power Ohio, Inc.
  • American Viscose Corporation
  • B F Goodrich Company
  • Bakelite Company
  • Byerly Asphalt
  • Dayton Rubber Company
  • Dravo
  • Dupont
  • Electro Metallurgical Company
  • Electrometallurgical Division
  • Elkem Metals
  • G. E. Hull
  • Gravel Bank Powerhouse
  • Kordex Company
  • Marietta College
  • Marietta Shipyard
  • Mar-Par Insulating Company
  • Mining & Metals Div
  • Monougahella Valley Tractior Company
  • Ohio Power Company
  • Parkersburg Marietta and Interurban Railway
  • Remington Rand
  • Richard Gorsuch Station
  • Rjf International Corporation
  • Safe Cabinet Company
  • Shell Chemical
  • Union Carbide & Carbon Chemical Corporation
  • Union Carbide Metals Company
  • United Carbide Chemical & Plastic

Contact a Mesothelioma Doctor near Marietta, Ohio

If you need help getting an accurate diagnosis or developing a treatment plan, the following mesothelioma doctors and oncologists who practice near Marietta, Ohio have the expertise to assist you. More detailed information about each doctor is available by clicking on the appropriate doctor detail link. Details about their background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations and contact information is provided.

St. Mary’s Medical Center
St. Mary’s Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
Huntington, WV 25702

Distance: 84.7 miles

Marshall Health-Surgery
Huntington, WV 25701
Distance: 91.0 miles

Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center
The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute
Columbus, OH 43210

Distance: 93.8 miles

Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center
The James at Brain and Spine Hospital
Columbus, OH 43210

Distance: 93.8 miles

The James Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center
Columbus, OH 43210
Distance: 93.8 miles

Find a Cancer Center near Marietta, Ohio

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

Health Sciences Center
Morgantown, WV 26506

Distance: 79.5 miles

Columbus, OH 43210
Distance: 93.8 miles

Cancer Support Services Near Marietta, Ohio

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 Marietta, Ohio for your convenience.

Ohio Treatment Support Services

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Marietta, Ohio

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

Mesothelioma Law Firms Servicing Marietta, Ohio

Dean, Omar & Branham, LLP is a law firm dedicated to using the legal profession to make our community safer. When someone is badly hurt because someone else did not act reasonably, we are here to help provide whatever justice the legal system can give the family who has been wronged.

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 Marietta

Asbestos-Related News in Ohio

Goodyear Sued Over Asbestos Claims Paid by Berkshire Insurance

Akron, Ohio - April 20, 2017

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. is being sued by Berkshire Hathaway Inc. over property and casualty insurance claims related to asbestos. Read more at

Galion Neighbors Now Hearing About Asbestos Discovered In 2010

Galion, OH - May 25, 2016

Neighbors in Galion are just now finding out about asbestos that was discovered at on old manufacturing plant in 2010.

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