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Asbestos Lawyers Serving Victims of Mesothelioma in the Bakersfield Area

There are billions of dollars currently available for victims and families in asbestos trust funds. Our legal team is dedicated to protect your rights and educate you with your options when filing an asbestos related claim. Getting connected with a law firm that has dedicated their practice to only mesothelioma patients and families is very important. Many law firms that offer multiple services in litigation may not be your best option.

Mesowatch has a proven history of helping patients and families across California. Our team understands a lung cancer or mesothelioma diagnosis is devastating. Our team’s in-depth knowledge of the asbestos industries and asbestos containing products and materials will be the most important factor when determining all potential liable parties that resulted in exposure to asbestos.

Our team offers a free confidential case evaluation and ensures that you are in the best possible hands to represent you. We highly recommend you understand your options fully prior to signing any paperwork with a lawyer or law firm in Bakersfield.

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Asbestos Exposure in Bakersfield, California

It is unfortunate that there are many occupations and industries that have contained and even currently today contain asbestos in Bakersfield. Throughout the entire state of California the widespread use of asbestos has put nearby residents at a heightened risk of asbestos exposure.

The state of California currently ranks #1 in our nation for deaths related to asbestos exposure and with asbestos not being completely banned the mineral is currently used in multiple manufacturing processes of many products. San Francisco, San Jose, Los Angeles and San Diego are the most affected area’s that result in asbestos related deaths.

The EPA has assigned multiple locations throughout California as highly toxic sites and many sites are naturally occurring asbestos areas. Bakersfield is very well known for asbestos exposure due to the multiple refinery company’s based in the area. Below are a few known high risk asbestos exposure sites that have contained asbestos.

  • Bakersfield Refining Company
  • Bankline Oil Refinery
  • Coastal Petroleum Refinery Company
  • El Tejon Oil & Refining Corporation
  • Kern County Refining, Inc.
  • Mohawk Refinery aka Getty Oil
  • San Joaquin Refining
  • Sunland Refining Corporation

Symptoms of mesothelioma do not typically occur until decades after first initial exposure. If you are experiencing any known symptoms of mesothelioma and have a known history of working with asbestos containing products or materials, please seek a medical specialist immediately.

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