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Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure in Lubbock, Texas

Asbestos Exposure in Lubbock, TX

Lubbock is situated in the northwestern part of Texas, a region known historically as the Llano Estacado. With a population of nearly 230,000 occupying approximately 123 square miles, Lubbock is the 11th most populous city in Texas, and the seat of Lubbock County. Lubbock is many things--the Hub City of the South Plains (comprised of Lubbock and Crosby Counties), the home of Buddy Holly as well as a number of other nationally renowned musicians, the cotton capital of Texas, a major health care center, and the center of a burgeoning wine industry. Lubbock boasts a strong and diverse economy of emerging markets and industries. Lubbock was built on, and continues to be, the hub of agriculture, health care, and education. Lubbock is home to Texas Tech University, which was established on February 10, 1923, as Texas Technological College. Lubbock High School has been recognized for three consecutive years by Newsweek as one of the top high schools in the United States.

As the economic center of a 29 county region with more than 600,000 people, Lubbock boasts a strong and diverse economy grounded in agriculture, health care, education, manufacturing, wholesale and retail trade, and government. Lubbock’s central location provides easy access to the Southwest, the Rocky Mountains, and the Great Plains Region. The Lubbock area is the largest contiguous cotton-growing region in the world and is heavily dependent on irrigation water drawn from the Ogallala Aquifer, one of the world’s largest water table aquifers. Some of Lubbock’s top employers in Lubbock are Texas Tech University, Covenant Health System, Lubbock Independent School District, University Medical Center, United Supermarkets, City of Lubbock, and Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.

Lubbock, Texas has had an ongoing history of manufacturing throughout the 20th century, in industries known to have used asbestos-containing products. Workers and others exposed to asbestos are at risk for developing an asbestos-related disease. If you were diagnosed with mesothelioma in Lubbock, you may also benefit from seeking the advice of a mesothelioma lawyer.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Lubbock

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

  • Bailey Boiler Works
  • Bayless Elementary
  • Citizens National Bank
  • Clowe & Cowan, Inc.
  • Estacado High
  • Farmers Co-Op Compress
  • Hotel Lubbock
  • Howell Insulation Company
  • Jackson Delinting Manufacturing Company Inc
  • Lubbock High School
  • Lubbock Manufacturing Company
  • Lubbock Municipal Power and Light Department
  • Luwter Inc.
  • Municipal Power Plant
  • National Linen Service Corporation
  • Plains Cooperative Oil Mill
  • Red Raider Inn
  • Reese Air Force Base
  • Southwestern Public Service Company
  • Texas Mechanical Contractors
  • Texas Tech College
  • Texas Tech Library
  • Texas Tech University
  • Texas Technical College
  • Viking Insulation Company, Inc.
  • Wortman Contractors

Mesothelioma Doctors near Lubbock, Texas

We have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors in Texas. Click on a specific doctor link to obtain more information about their areas of expertise, background, professional affiliations, and office locations.

Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Care Center
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX 75390

Baylor College of Medicine
Baylor Clinic
Houston, TX 77030

Baylor College of Medicine
Baylor Clinic
Houston, TX 77030

Scott & White Healthcare
Temple, TX 76508

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX 77030

University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX 77030

University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Department of Thoracic/Head and Neck Medical Oncology, Unit 432
Houston, TX 77030

Lubbock, Texas Mesothelioma Cancer Centers

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers that are located in Texas. 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.

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX 75390

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX 75390

Temple, TX 76508

Filing a Mesothelioma Claim in Lubbock, Texas

If you were exposed to asbestos at a commercial, residential or military site in Lubbock, Texas 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 Texas.

Legal Help for Lubbock 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.

Simon Greenstone Panatier Barlett, PC Our is comprised of experienced trial attorneys who possess knowledge and familiarity with asbestos-related diseases. We believe that those injured by careless asbestos exposure have the right to fair recompense for their suffering, and we are committed to holding the reckless companies responsible.

Asbestos-Related News in Texas

Researchers Test New Heated Intraoperative Chemotherapy Combination for Pleural Mesothelioma

Houston, Texas - August 08, 2018

Researchers tested the efficacy of surgery and a heated intraoperative chemotherapy solution for pleural mesothelioma. Find the results at

Arp Schools Replacing Asbestos Pipes

Arp, Texas - October 12, 2017

Arp Schools have begun replacing their asbestos pipes and seeking another water source in the meantime.

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