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Asbestos Exposure, Mesothelioma Doctors and Lawyers in Butler, Pennsylvania

Situated 35 miles north of Pittsburgh, Butler is a city in and the county seat of Butler County and home to more than 15,000 residents. Proud of its 200 year history, Butler is the birthplace of the Jeep and one of the first cities to install bells at cross walks. Additionally, Butler is home to one of the original Ford dealers, Pullman Park, and the collegiate summer baseball team called the Butler Blue Sox.

Throughout most of its history, the city of Butler played a significant role in the steel, railroad cars, and automotive industries. In 1902, the Standard Steel Car Company opened one of its largest railcar manufacturing facilities in Butler, building some of the first all steel rail cars. In 1934, the Standard Steel Car Company merged with the Pullman Palace Car Company to create Pullman-Standard, a monopoly that was eventually ended by the government. The Pullman-Standard plant closed in 1982, and then was demolished in 2005. Today, the site is occupied by a strip mall, as well as the new Butler Transit Authority intermodal facility. Another notable business in Butler was the American Austin Car Company (1929–1941). The modern Jeep was created by the company when it was later called American Bantam Car Company. Bantam was also an early producer of small fuel-efficient vehicles. Today, major employers in Butler include AK Steel, Armstrong Group, Penn United Technologies, and VA Butler Healthcare.

Butler’s history as a major manufacturing and industrial center make asbestos exposure a concern for workers and loved ones. For your convenience, we have listed mesothelioma cancer centers located in or near Butler, Pennsylvania at the bottom of this page. If you or a loved one were diagnosed with mesothelioma in Butler, you should also consider contacting a mesothelioma attorney for legal advice.

Other Asbestos Sites in Butler, Pennsylvania

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

  • Air Reduction Sales Company
  • AK Steel
  • American Austin Car Company
  • American Bantam Car Company
  • American Rolling Mill
  • Armco Steel Corporation
  • Butler County Memorial Hospital
  • Butler Health System
  • Butler High School
  • Butler Light, Heat and Power Company
  • Butler State Memorial Hospital
  • Butler Township
  • Butler Works
  • Forged Steel Wheel Company
  • H. Julius Klingler and Company
  • John F. Casey, Incorporated
  • John Tack & Sons
  • Kaiser Job
  • Keystone Pipe and Supply
  • New Steel Building
  • Power House
  • Pullman Standard Car Manufacturing Company
  • Rotoblast
  • Standard Steel Car Company
  • Steel Car Forge Company
  • Wayne Crouse, Inc.
  • West Pennsylvania Traction Company

Contact a Mesothelioma Doctor near Butler, PA

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

Landreneau Thoracic Surgical Associates, P.C.
Kittanning, PA 16201
Distance: 21.5 miles

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Distance: 29.4 miles

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Distance: 29.4 miles

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Distance: 29.4 miles

Mesothelioma Specialty Care Center of UPMC Cancer Centers
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Distance: 30.1 miles

Locate a Cancer Center near Butler, Pennsylvania

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

Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Distance: 29.4 miles

Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Distance: 29.4 miles

Warren, OH 44484
Distance: 50.9 miles

Health Sciences Center
Morgantown, WV 26506

Distance: 84.9 miles

Cleveland, OH 44106
Distance: 98.6 miles

Mesothelioma Patient Support Services near Butler

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 Butler, Pennsylvania for your convenience.

Pennsylvania Treatment Support Services

  • Counseling & Support Groups

    • UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
      Distance: 29.4 miles
    • Able Counseling & Associates, Inc.
      Distance: 95.9 miles
  • Long-Term Housing

    • Family House
      Distance: 30.1 miles
    • WoodSpring Suites Akron
      Distance: 81.0 miles
    • Rosenbaum Family House
      Distance: 84.9 miles
  • Patient Transport

    • Hometown Transportatin
      Distance: 80.8 miles
    • Comfort & Caring Transportation Services LLC
      Distance: 92.1 miles
  • Physical Therapy

    • Robinson Rehab Center and Sport Clinic
      Distance: 78.7 miles
    • Penn Medicine Cancer Rehabilitation
      (Philadelphia, West Chester, Lancaster)
    • Fox Chase Cancer Center Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
      (Philadelphia, Furlong)
    • PinnacleHealth Cancer Rehabilitation and Lymphedema Services
      (Mechanicsburg, Harrisburg)

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Butler, Pennsylvania

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

Mesothelioma Law Firms Servicing Butler, PA

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.

If you are looking for an expert asbestos exposure and mesothelioma attorney, look no further than Shein Law. With offices in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, a mesothelioma attorney from our legal team will fight for clients’ rights in order to achieve justice. 

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 Butler

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