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Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure in Central Falls, Rhode Island

Located in Providence County and situated along the Blackstone River, between Pawtucket, Cumberland, and Lincoln, Central Falls was established as an independent city in 1895. Central Falls is largely a working class community, home to more than 18,000 residents. It identifies itself as a "City for all People." The city was recorded in "Ripley's Believe It or Not" as the smallest, most densely populated autonomous city in Rhode Island and the country.

This small city has a history of manufacturing and industrial development. Early on, colonists utilized the power of the Blackstone River to develop new industry. Central Falls was a producer of a variety of items such as brooms, aprons, art goods, badges, soda bottles, candy, stationary, tools, braid & hosiery, lace, webbing, belting, spools, rayon, mill supplies, monuments and knitting machines. At one point, Central Falls was called “Chocolateville”, after the chocolate factory established there in 1790. Some notable companies during the 1800s included Coats Thread Mills, Pawtucket Hair Cloth Company, and the Weyboset Textile Mill. Central Falls became one of the largest manufacturers of firearms in the Revolutionary and Civil Wars. Today, Central Falls economy is sustained primarily by a diversified manufacturing industry.

Exposure to asbestos in the workplace has been an enduring problem for workers and their loved ones across various industries and manufacturing settings in Central Falls, particularly at Dytex Chemical, Corning Glass Works, Hasbro Corp and Worcester Mills. Mesothelioma doctors in and around Central Falls are listed at the bottom of this page. If you were diagnosed with asbestos cancer in Central Falls, you may also benefit from seeking the advice of a mesothelioma lawyer.

Other Asbestos Sites in Central Falls, Rhode Island

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

  • August Bakery
  • Cadillac Mills
  • Cardi Nursing Home
  • Central Falls Credit Union
  • Central Falls Elderly Housing
  • Central Falls Hospital
  • Central Falls Police Station
  • Central Falls Rose Cottage Nursing Home
  • Central Falls-Elizabeth Webbing
  • Central Falls-Notre Dame Hospital
  • Corango
  • Corning Glass Works
  • Dytex Chemical Company
  • Glenyon Printworks
  • Hasbro Corp.
  • Owens-Corning Glass
  • St. Joseph's Church
  • Valley Glass
  • Washburn Construction Co.
  • Worcester Mills
  • Ywca

Locate a Mesothelioma Doctor near Central Falls

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


Hassan Ettensohn Medical Specialists, Ltd.
Pawtucket, RI 02860
Distance: 1.1 miles


Brown University
Providence, RI 02912
Distance: 4.5 miles


Our Lady of Fatima Hospital
Johnston, RI 02919
Distance: 7.7 miles


Hematology and Oncology Associates of Rhode Island
Cranston, RI 02920
Distance: 9.3 miles


Our Lady of Fatima Hospital
Cranston, RI 02920
Distance: 9.3 miles


Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA 02215

Distance: 34.7 miles


Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA 02215
Distance: 34.7 miles


Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, MA 02215
Distance: 34.7 miles


Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA 02115
Distance: 34.7 miles


Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA 02115
Distance: 34.7 miles


Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center
Pathology Associates
Boston, MA 02114

Distance: 36.6 miles


Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center
Hartford, CT 06105
Distance: 67.7 miles


Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven
New Haven, CT 06511
Distance: 88.7 miles


Yale School of Medicine
New Haven, CT 06510
Distance: 88.9 miles


Yale Cancer Center
New Haven, CT 06510
Distance: 88.9 miles

Cancer Centers near Central Falls, Rhode Island

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


The Leonard and Adele R. Decof Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Providence, RI 02906

Distance: 3.6 miles


Boston, MA 02215
Distance: 34.7 miles


International Mesothelioma Program
Boston, MA 02115

Distance: 34.7 miles


Kendall Square
Cambridge, MA 02142

Distance: 36.3 miles


Boston, MA 02114
Distance: 36.6 miles


Thoracic Oncology Program
Hartford, CT 06102

Distance: 67.1 miles


New Haven, CT 06510
Distance: 88.9 miles


New Haven, CT 06520
Distance: 88.9 miles

Locate Cancer Support Services Near Central Falls

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.

Rhode Island Treatment Support Services

Filing a Mesothelioma Claim in Central Falls, RI

If you were exposed to asbestos at a commercial, residential or military site in Central Falls, Rhode Island and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you may be entitled to compensation. Don’t lose your right to file a lawsuit to hold those responsible accountable. You must act quickly and file your claim within the appropriate statute of limitations for the state of Rhode Island.

Mesothelioma Law Firms Servicing Central Falls

The Deaton Law Firm offers support to those suffering from Mesothelioma and asbestos related diseases. We provide compassionate assistance, guidance and hope to those diagnosed with Mesothelioma. We are dedicated to holding corporate entities accountable to you and your family for their negligent actions.

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.

Resources for Central Falls Mesothelioma Patients

Asbestos-Related News in Rhode Island

Asbestos Found in Claire’s Stores Makeup for Children

Providence, RI - December 27, 2017

Over the Christmas weekend, Claire’s store chain began pulling makeup marketed at children due to the discovery of asbestos. Read more at Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance.

Coventry Building Burns, Causing Asbestos Exposure to Firefighters

Coventry, Rhode Island - August 09, 2016

An industrial building in Coventry burned down last week, causing dozens of firefighters to be exposed to asbestos.

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Author: Linda Molinari

Editor in Chief, Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance

Linda Molinari
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