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Asbestos Exposure in Albany, OR

Located in the central part of Oregon's most populated region, the Willamette Valley, Albany is situated at the confluence of the Calapooia River and the Willamette River. Albany is the eleventh largest city in Oregon and is the county seat of Linn County. Though most of Albany falls within Linn County, a small portion rests in Benton County. Founded in 1848, Albany is currently home to more than 50,000 residents.

Though Albany is a farming and manufacturing based city, it also depends largely on retail trade, health care and social assistance to drive its economy. Oregon Freeze Dry, incorporated in 1963, is a leading employer in the manufacturing sector. Albany has been referred to as the "Rare Metals Capital of the World" because of its production of zirconium, hafnium, and titanium. A major producer of these metals, primarily zirconium, in Albany is the Wah Chang Corporation. Also, Albany has been designated the “Grass Seed Capital of the World” as it, and the surrounding communities, are major exporters of grass seed. Other crops produced include corn, beans, mint, strawberries, and hazelnuts.

Albany's history of industry makes asbestos exposure an ongoing concern for workers and others. For your convenience, we have listed mesothelioma cancer centers located in or near Albany at the bottom of this page. If you or a loved one have been exposed to asbestos in Albany, you may benefit by seeking counsel from a mesothelioma lawyer.

Other Asbestos Exposure Sites in Albany, Oregon

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

  • Ati Wah Chang
  • Duraflake Company
  • Georgia-Pacific Resin Plant
  • Kraft Paper Mill
  • Oregon Mettalurgical Corp
  • Pulp Mill
  • Stokeley Van Camp
  • Teledyne Wah Chang
  • Wah Chang Corporation
  • Wah-Chang Technical Center
  • Western Kraft Corporation
  • Western Kraft Pulp & Paper Mill
  • Willamete Valley Company
  • Willamette Industries, Inc.
  • Willamette Paper Mill
  • Williamette Industries, Inc.
  • Wood Fiberboard Company

Find a Mesothelioma Doctor near Albany, Oregon

For your convenience, we have prepared the following list of mesothelioma doctors located near Albany, Oregon. 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.


OHSU Knight Cancer Institute
Portland, OR 97239
Distance: 61.8 miles


Providence Cancer Center
Oncology and Hematology Care Clinic Eastside Portland
Portland, OR 97213

Distance: 66.5 miles

Locate a Cancer Center near Albany, Oregon

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


Corvallis, OR 97330
Distance: 9.7 miles


Portland, OR 97239
Distance: 61.8 miles

Cancer Support Services Near Albany, Oregon

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.

Oregon Treatment Support Services

  • Counseling & Support Groups

    • Oregon Cancer Foundation
      (Eugene)
      541-632-3654
      Distance: 40.3 miles
    • OHSU Knight Cancer Institute
      (Portland)
      503-494-8311
      Distance: 61.8 miles
    • Providence Health & Services
      (Portland)
      503-574-6595
      Distance: 66.5 miles
    • Willamette Valley Cancer Institute
      (Eugene, Springfield, Corvallis, Florence)
      541-683-5001
  • Long-Term Housing

    • Providence St. Vincent Medical Center Guest Housing Center
      (Portland)
      503-216-1575
      Distance: 61.5 miles
    • Providence Portland Medical Center Guest House
      (Portland)
      844-971-7768
      Distance: 66.5 miles
  • Patient Transport

    • Gold Star Transport Inc.
      (Salem)
      503-910-2717
      Distance: 18.5 miles
    • Secure Transportation of Oregon
      (Springfield)
      541-912-1334
      Distance: 40.2 miles
    • Metro West Ambulance
      (Hillsboro)
      503-648-6656
      Distance: 66.2 miles
  • Physical Therapy

    • Salem Health Cancer Institute
      (Salem)
      503-814-1449
      Distance: 22.6 miles
    • OHSU Knight Cancer Institute
      (Portland)
      503-494-8311
      Distance: 61.8 miles
    • Focus Physical Therapy
      (Bend)
      541-385-3344
      Distance: 97.7 miles
    • Legacy Health
      (Portland, Beaverton, Tualatin, Gresham)
      503-413-3707

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Albany, Oregon

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

Legal Help for Albany Residents with Mesothelioma

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 Albany

Asbestos-Related News in Oregon

Asbestos Cleanup Continues at North Ridge Estates

Year two of asbestos work has begun at the North Ridge Estates Superfund site in Oregon and will continue for another three years. Read more at Mesothelioma.com.

First Season of Asbestos Abatement at North Ridge Estates Superfund Site Nears End

The first season of asbestos abatement work at the North Ridge Estates Superfund site in Klamath Falls, Oregon, is drawing to a close. Read more at Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance.

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