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Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure in Saint Helens, Oregon

Located 30 miles northwest of Portland along Highway 30, the city of Saint Helens is the county seat of Columbia County, Oregon. The city was named for its view of Mount St. Helens approximately 39 miles away in Washington. Saint Helens was incorporated as a city in 1889 and today this eclectic, post-industrial city has an estimated population of more than 12,000 people. Near the riverfront, the Olde Towne portion of Saint Helens features a Nationally Registered Historic District spanning ten blocks, which includes residences and civic buildings dating back nearly a century.

Originally settled by New England loggers as a river port on the Columbia River in the 1840s, Saint Helens' basalt rock quarry was a major industry in the early 1900s. Today, major industry includes forest products, mining, and manufacturing operations.

Use of asbestos containing products was prevalent for years at numerous jobsites in Saint Helens, Oregon, particularly at Boise Cascade Corporation, Kaiser Gypsum Company, and Saint Helens Pulp & Paper Company. Accordingly, asbestos exposure has been an issue for workers and their loved ones. If you were exposed to asbestos in Saint Helens and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma cancer, you should also consider contacting an asbestos law firm.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Saint Helens

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

  • Armstrong Contracting & Supply Corporation
  • Boise Cascade Corporation
  • Boise Cascade Paper Mill
  • J.F. Pritchard & Company
  • Kaiser Gypsum
  • Kaiser Gypsum Company
  • Multnomah Plywood Corporation
  • Owens Corning Fiberglas
  • Saint Helens Court House
  • Saint Helens Pulp & Paper Company
  • Shell Chemical
  • Shell Chemical Company
  • St. Helens Mill
  • St. Helens Pulp & Paper Company

Contact a Doctor near Saint Helens, Oregon

We have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors that practice within a 100-mile radius of Saint Helens, Oregon. Click on a specific doctor link to obtain more information about their areas of expertise, background, professional affiliations, and office locations.

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

Distance: 26.9 miles

OHSU Knight Cancer Institute
Portland, OR 97239
Distance: 28.1 miles

Cancer Centers near Saint Helens, Oregon

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

Portland, OR 97239
Distance: 28.1 miles

Corvallis, OR 97330
Distance: 86.9 miles

Cancer Support Services Near Saint Helens, 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

    • Providence Health & Services
      Distance: 26.9 miles
    • OHSU Knight Cancer Institute
      Distance: 28.1 miles
    • Willamette Valley Cancer Institute
      (Eugene, Springfield, Corvallis, Florence)
  • Long-Term Housing

    • Providence St. Vincent Medical Center Guest Housing Center
      Distance: 26.1 miles
    • Providence Portland Medical Center Guest House
      Distance: 26.9 miles
  • Patient Transport

    • Metro West Ambulance
      Distance: 19.5 miles
    • Gold Star Transport Inc.
      Distance: 67.3 miles
  • Physical Therapy

    • OHSU Knight Cancer Institute
      Distance: 28.1 miles
    • Salem Health Cancer Institute
      Distance: 63.2 miles
    • Legacy Health
      (Portland, Beaverton, Tualatin, Gresham)

Filing a Mesothelioma Claim in Saint Helens, Oregon

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

Legal Help for Saint Helens Residents

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.

Help for Saint Helens Mesothelioma Patients

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