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Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure in Moundsville, West Virginia

Nestled in the northern panhandle of West Virginia along the Ohio River, Moundsville is a small, family-based community with a strong blue-collar workforce, and a rich heritage and history. The city was named for the Grave Creek Mound, one of the largest conical type burial mounds in the United States, constructed by the Adena Indians more than 1000 years ago. Settled by Samuel & James Tomlinson in 1771, Moundsville serves as the seat of Marshall County, and is part of the Wheeling Metropolitan Statistical Area. Moundsville occupies 3.4 square miles, and is home to nearly 10,000 residents.

Fostoria Glass Company, specializing in hand blown glassworks, was headquartered in Moundsville from 1891 to 1986. Also, the West Virginia State Penitentiary operated in Moundsville from 1867 until it closed in 1995. Currently, the site is maintained as a tourist attraction and training facility.

We have confirmed that use of asbestos products was prevalent during the mid-20th century at several jobsites in Moundsville including Solvay Chemical Company, Moundsville Power Plant, Allied Chemical Company, and others. Working with and/or around asbestos products increases the risk of developing asbestos cancer. We provide information about mesothelioma treatment options in and around Moundsville at the bottom of this page. Asbestos lawyers may also be able to assist you if you or a loved one were exposed to asbestos in Moundsville, West Virginia.

Other Asbestos Sites in Moundsville, West Virginia

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

  • AEP
  • Allied Chemical & Dye Corp
  • Allied Chemical Company
  • Analine Chemical
  • Ben Franklin Coal Company
  • Cabot Carbon Black
  • Consolidation Coal Company - Coal Gasoline Plant
  • Fostoria Glass Company
  • Kammer Plant
  • Kammer Powerhouse
  • Mitchell Generating Station/ Ohio Power
  • Moundsville Power Plant
  • National Analine
  • Ohio Power Company
  • Owens Corning Fiberglass
  • Power Plant
  • Semet-Solvay Company
  • Solvay Chemical Company
  • Solvay Process Div
  • Solvay Process Div Allied Chemical and Dye Corp
  • St. Joseph Lead Works
  • United Zinc Smelting Corporation

Mesothelioma Doctors near Moundsville, West Virginia

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

Mesothelioma Specialty Care Center of UPMC Cancer Centers
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Distance: 55.5 miles

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Distance: 56.9 miles

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Distance: 56.9 miles

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Distance: 56.9 miles

Landreneau Thoracic Surgical Associates, P.C.
Kittanning, PA 16201
Distance: 90.7 miles

Moundsville, West Virginia Cancer Centers

We have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers within a 100-mile radius of Moundsville, West Virginia. 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.

Health Sciences Center
Morgantown, WV 26506

Distance: 42.9 miles

Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Distance: 56.9 miles

Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Distance: 56.9 miles

Warren, OH 44484
Distance: 93.9 miles

Cancer Support Services near Moundsville

The following cancer support services may be of help to you while you are receiving treatment for mesothelioma. Support services for mesothelioma patients include patient transport, temporary housing, physical therapy and counseling.

West Virginia Treatment Support Services

Filing a Mesothelioma Lawsuit in Moundsville

If you were exposed to asbestos at a commercial, residential or military site in Moundsville, West Virginia 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 West Virginia.

Asbestos Lawyers Servicing Moundsville, West Virginia

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.

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.

Resources for Moundsville Mesothelioma Patients

Asbestos-Related News in West Virginia

West Virginia University Receiving $730,000 for Cancer Moonshot Program

Morgantown, West Virginia - October 26, 2016

West Virginia University will receive $730,000 as part of Joe Biden’s Cancer Moonshot Initiative. Learn more at the Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance.

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