Plumas County Mesothelioma Lawyers
Many mesothelioma lawsuits arise from working with and around asbestos in Plumas County, at various worksites and facilities over the years.
PLUMAS COUNTY, CALIFORNIA OVERVIEW
The Plumas County mesothelioma lawyers represent people who live in and/or who have been exposed to asbestos in Plumas County, California.
Plumas County contains a large area of California’s national parks and forests. In fact, more than half of the county is national forest. The Plumas National Forest, the Lassen National Forest and the Tahoe National Forest add up to millions of acres of forest within the county The county is also surrounded by forest. Home to thousands of different species of plants, the most prominent part of the county’s landscape is the coniferous trees. The county is also home to more than 100 lakes and 1,000 miles of rivers and streams. In contrast to the hustle and bustle of other California counties and cities, Plumas County offers a landscape of peace and tranquility. Visitors to the area are often those who are in search of nature’s beauty including its forests, mountains and waters, where they can take advantage of a variety of outdoor activities such as hiking, fishing, hunting, horseback riding, bird watching, swimming, biking, boating and camping. Seasonal weather in the county make it the perfect setting for seasonal activities including admiring the awe-inspiring colors of the leaves and trees in the fall, skiing in the winter, swimming and fishing in the summer and enjoying a cool breeze as a background for outdoor music and food in the spring. An active volcano can also been seen and visited in Lassen Volcanic National Park. Plumas County is a perfect place for family outdoor living.
The county was originally home to the indigenous peoples of the Mountain Maidu. The California Gold Rush which began in 1840’s brought the first big wave of outside settlers. This significant historical event, followed by the Western Pacific Railroad in the next century shaped current lay out and populations of the county. Remnants of the county’s gold rush and railroad history can still be seen in the communities today.
The Plumas County population is just around 22,000 residents and is made up of 82 cities, town and areas, or communities One of the largest communities, Quincy, is home to the county courthouse, the county seat, as well as beautiful Inns and vacations homes, culture and art in the county. Quincy is home to several annual events, including the High Sierra Music Festival, which brings about 10,000 happy music lovers to the Plumas County Fairgrounds each year on the July 4 holiday weekend. One of the county’s smallest towns, Graegle, originally a lumber mill town, is now known for its surrounding golf courses. The following is a list of more of the county’s cities, towns and communities:
- Bucks Lake
- Chilcoot-Vinton CDP
- Crescent Mills
- C-Road CDP
- East Quincy
- East Shore
- Gold Mountain CDP
- Hamilton Branch
- Indian Falls
- Iron Horse
- La Porte
- Lake Almanor Country Club
- Lake Almanor Peninsula
- Lake Almanor West
- Lake Davis
- Little Grass Valley
- Meadow Valley
- Mohawk Vista
- Plumas Eureka
- Spring Garden
- Valley Ranch
- Warner Valley CDP
Plumas County mesothelioma lawsuits that are filed in the county are handled at the Plumas Superior Courthouse in downtown Quincy at 520 Main Street, Quincy, California.
There are several factors which determine where your lawsuit may be filed. Plumas County mesothelioma lawyers represent people who have been exposed in and around Plumas County, as well as its residents who have been exposed in other counties. Plumas County mesothelioma lawyers have expertise in asbestos exposure in California and can help with your case.
PREVALENCE OF PLUMAS COUNTY MESOTHELIOMA LAWSUITS
The Plumas County mesothelioma lawyers at Kazan, McClain, Satterley and Greenwood represent people from the county, as well as all over California, who have been exposed to asbestos and are now suffering from mesothelioma. According to the Environmental Working group, there were 15 asbestos-related deaths in Plumas County between 1999 and 2017.
Plumas County mesothelioma lawyers have brought lawsuits based on asbestos exposure that occurred at specific worksites within Plumas County. These sites include, but are not limited to the following sites:
- Auto Body Shops (Automotive Repair)
- Automotive, trucking and farm equipment repair operations (Automotive Repair)
- Belden Powerhouse (power plant)
- Commercial construction (construction site)
- Residential construction (construction site)
- School construction (construction site-school)
- Water pipe installations (utility)
All different types of workers from a variety of industrial jobs, trades and occupations may have worked directly with or come in contact with asbestos in Plumas County. The Plumas County mesothelioma lawyers have handled mesothelioma cases that arise from work in these areas, including the following job titles:
- Construction Workers
- Flooring Installers
- Foundry Workers
- Home Repair
- HVAC Repair
- Iron Workers
- Machine Operators
- Marine Engineers
- Pipe Installation
- Public Works projects
- Sheet metal Workers
- Vehicle Repair
The Plumas County mesothelioma lawyers at Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood have brought successful asbestos exposure lawsuits arising from asbestos exposure at many types of worksites. Many of these sites include the following areas:
- Automobile plants
- Chemical plants
- Construction sites
- Electric companies
- Food-processing plants
- Grocery retailers
- Lumber yards
- Manufacturing plants
- Military facilities
- Navy ships
- Oil refineries
You may have worked in one or more of these job areas. The Plumas County mesothelioma lawyers at Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood have also brought successful “take home” mesothelioma lawsuits on behalf of spouses and family members of workers who were exposed to take-home asbestos at their worksites in Plumas County and brought the asbestos home on their work clothes.
People with an asbestos-related injury such as mesothelioma can receive treatment at hospitals and medical centers right in Plumas County. Some of these centers in Plumas County which can treat mesothelioma include:
- Eastern Plumas Health Care in Portola
- Portola Medical Clinic in Portola
- Pine Street Medical Clinic in Portola
- Graegle Medical Clinic in Graegle
- Plumas District Hospital in Quincy
EXPERIENCE OF PLUMAS COUNTY MESOTHELIOMA LAWYERS
The Plumas County mesothelioma lawyers at Kazan McClain, Satterley & Greenwood have brought forward hundreds of successful mesothelioma cases on behalf of residents and workers injured throughout California, including in and around Plumas County.
The offices of the Plumas County mesothelioma lawyers of Kazan, McClain, Satterley and Greenwood are located in the city of Oakland. Just a drive from Plumas county, the mesothelioma lawyers can help with your case.
Since the offices began in the 1970’s, the Plumas County mesothelioma lawyers at the law firm of Kazan, McClain, Satterley and Greenwood have recovered over 4 billion dollars from jury verdicts and settlements in mesothelioma cases.
CONTACT THE PLUMAS COUNTY MESOTHELIOMA LAWYERS
If you or someone you love has been diagnosed with mesothelioma, please contact us now to speak to one of our partners. The Plumas County mesothelioma lawyers at Kazan McClain, Satterley & Greenwood will bring their decades of expertise and success to your claim of mesothelioma caused by exposure to asbestos in Plumas County.
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