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Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure in Burlington, Vermont

Situated on the eastern shore of Lake Champlain and 45 miles south of the U.S.-Canadian border, Burlington, Vermont is the largest city in and the county seat of Chittenden County. Home to more than 42,000 residents, Burlington is the hub of the Burlington-South Burlington metropolitan area. In 2010, Burlington was named by Kiplinger's Personal Finance as one of the "10 Best Cities for the Next Decade." In 2009, Forbes magazine selected Burlington as one of the "prettiest" cities, featuring a picture of the Church Street Marketplace, the city's famous pedestrian mall which offers more than 75 specialty shops and 15 national retailers. Also, the University of Vermont (UVM), Burlington College, and Champlain College are all located in Burlington.

Incorporated in 1865, Burlington was a thriving lumbering and manufacturing center. In the early and mid-1900s, heavier industry began to establish in Burlington, particularly in the South End of the city. Today, Burlington's economy is based largely on education and health services; trade, transportation, utilities, and manufacturing. The largest employer in the city proper is Fletcher Allen Health Care and The University of Vermont. Corporate headquarters located in Burlington include Burton Snowboards, Bruegger's, Seventh Generation Inc., and Lake Champlain Chocolates. Additionally, the G.S. Blodgett Company, established in 1848 and still operating in Burlington, is one of the oldest and largest commercial oven companies in the country.

We have confirmed that Burlington has several jobsites where workers and their loved ones were exposed to asbestos over the years. Asbestos exposure puts individuals at risk for developing an asbestos-related disease such as mesothelioma cancer. Mesothelioma cancer centers near Burlington are listed at the bottom of this page. Additionally, mesothelioma lawyers may be able to assist you if you were exposed to asbestos in Burlington and diagnosed with mesothelioma.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Burlington

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

  • Blodgett Supply Company, Inc.
  • Burlington Light Heat and Power Company
  • Burlington Water Dept.
  • General Electric
  • Hiawaitha School
  • Joel H Gates and Company
  • Mary Fletcher Hospital
  • Queen City Cotton Company
  • St. Johnsbury Trucking Terminal
  • Student Resident Hall Complex
  • University of Vermont
  • Vermont Savings Bank

Locate a Mesothelioma Doctor near Burlington

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

The University of Vermont Medical Center
Burlington, VT 05401
Distance: 0.9 miles

Norris Cotton Cancer Center
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Lebanon, NH 03756

Distance: 71.7 miles

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Burlington

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

University of Vermont College of Medicine
Burlington, VT 05405

Distance: 2.0 miles

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
One Medical Center Drive
Lebanon, NH 03756

Distance: 71.7 miles

Mesothelioma Patient Support Services near Burlington

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.

Vermont Treatment Support Services

  • Counseling & Support Groups

    • Cancer Patient Support Foundation
      Distance: 8.5 miles
    • Vermont Care Partners
      Distance: 34.0 miles
  • Long-Term Housing

    • Cancer Patient Support Foundation
      Distance: 8.5 miles
    • Rest Easy - Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
      Distance: 71.7 miles
    • Maynard House
      Distance: 74.1 miles
  • Patient Transport

    • Special Services Transportation Agency
      Distance: 4.2 miles
  • Physical Therapy

    • UVM Steps to Wellness
      (South Burlington)
      Distance: 3.4 miles
    • UVM Rehabilitation Therapy
      Distance: 34.0 miles

Filing a Mesothelioma Lawsuit in Burlington

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

Lawyers Who Represent Burlington Residents

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.

Help for Burlington, Vermont Mesothelioma Patients

Asbestos-Related News in Vermont

Asbestos Cleanup Wanted at Rutland City Dress Factory

The State of Vermont is looking to make the owner of a dress factory clean up asbestos and pay $10,000 in fines. Read more at Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance.

30 Million Tons of Asbestos Left Near Vermont Mine

About 30 million tons of asbestos has been left on Belvidere Mountain by the Vermont Asbestos Group after it shut down in 1993. Read more at

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