Sacramento County Mesothelioma Lawyers
Many Sacramento County mesothelioma lawsuits arise from exposure to asbestos that occurred at worksites and facilities throughout the county.
SACRAMENTO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA OVERVIEW
The Sacramento County mesothelioma lawyers at Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood have their main offices in Oakland, California but practice throughout the state. They bring cases arising in Sacramento County, which is home to California’s state capital, the City of Sacramento. Sacramento County is one of the original counties of California that were created during the state’s inception in 1850. Sacramento County was named after a river of the same name.
Sacramento County’s population is over 1.5 million people.
Sacramento County has a total of seven cities, and its county seat is Sacramento. The County’s highest populated city is Sacramento, which is also its county seat. The City of Sacramento has a population of about 501,000. Sacramento County’s other cities include Citrus Heights, Elk Grove, Folsom, Galt, Isleton, and Rancho Cordova. Sacramento County also is home to over 25 census-designated places and one unincorporated community.
Sacramento County, California was founded in 1850. Its largest city, Sacramento, became the California’s state capitol in 1854. The Gold Rush in 1848 made the Sacramento region an attractive landing spot for miners and gold seekers. Geographically, the county extends from the low delta lands between the San Joaquin River and Sacramento River and the southernmost part of the county is adjacent to the San Francisco Bay. Sacramento County is home to scholastic institutions such as, California State University, Sacramento and Sacramento City College. The county is also home to the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball Association. Sacramento County owns Sacramento International Airport, which is a major airport with passenger flights. Sacramento County also owns Sacramento Mather Airport located in Rancho Cordova and Sacramento Executive Airport used for aviation. There are several privately owned airports throughout the county.
Sacramento County mesothelioma lawsuits can be filed in the Sacramento County civil court. The civil court location in the county is located in Sacramento and its address is 720 9th Street, Sacramento, California 95814. Sacramento County mesothelioma lawsuits are designated as complex litigation and are handled at the Gordon D. Schaber Courthouse. Plaintiffs in Sacramento County mesothelioma lawsuits are often given preference on court calendars, allowing their cases to proceed quicker throughout the legal process, due to the potential severity of their respective conditions.
PREVALENCE OF SACRAMENTO COUNTY MESOTHELIOMA LAWSUITS
The Sacramento County mesothelioma Lawyers at Kazan, McClain, Satterley and Greenwood have brought many mesothelioma lawsuits arising from asbestos exposure in the county.
According to the California Cancer Registry, there have been 63 Sacramento County mesothelioma cases from 2013 to 2017. And according to the Environmental Working Group, there have been 1066 Sacramento County asbestos-related deaths from 1999 to 2017.
Many Sacramento County mesothelioma lawsuits involve exposure to asbestos that occurred in the county. Asbestos, which can cause mesothelioma, can be found in soil and building materials in businesses and residential areas. Construction projects in Eastern Sacramento County have been known to contain naturally occurring asbestos.
Sacramento County mesothelioma lawsuits have been brought based on asbestos exposure that occurred at many specific worksites around the county:
- Aerojet, Rancho Cordova
- Agricultural operations
- American Carbons, Inc., Elk Grove
- Automotive, trucking and farm equipment repair operations
- Blue Diamond Growers, Sacramento
- Bercht-Richards Packing Co., Sacramento
- Cal State Sacramento
- California Zonolite, Sacramento
- Campbell’s Soup, Sacramento
- Commercial construction
- DMV, Sacramento
- Kaiser Hospital, Morse Ave. Sacramento
- Libby, McNeil & Libby, Nimbus
- Mather Air Force Base
- McClellan Air Force Base
- Mercy General Hospital, Sacramento
- Port of Sacramento, Sacramento
- Pacific Bell, Marconi Drive, Sacramento
- Procter & Gamble, Sacramento
- Rancho Seco Nuclear Power Plant, Sacramento
- Residential construction
- Sacramento Army Depot
- Sacramento International Airport
- Sacramento County Medical Center (Now UC Davis Medical Center), Sacramento
- Sutter Hospital, Sacramento
- School construction
- Water pipe installations
- Union Carbide Corp. – Elk Grove
- Union Pacific Railways, FKA Southern Pacific, Sacramento
People that have worked in these environments were exposed to asbestos from ceiling and floor tiles, roofing materials, cookers and boilers insulated with asbestos, take home exposure, vehicle gaskets, asbestos contaminated vermiculite, and many other entities possibly infected with this carcinogen.
Sacramento County mesothelioma cases involve industrial and shipyard exposure to asbestos by several different kinds of workers, in all variety of industrial jobs, trades, and occupations, including, but not limited to:
- Construction Workers
- Flooring Installers
- Foundry Workers
- Home Repair
- HVAC Repair
- Iron Workers
- Machine Operators
- Marine Engineers
- Pipe Installation
- Public Works projects
- Sheetmetal Workers
- Vehicle Repair
The Sacramento County mesothelioma lawyers at Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood have brought successful asbestos exposure lawsuits arising from asbestos exposure at many types of worksites:
- Automobile plants
- Chemical plants
- Construction sites
- Electric companies
- Food-processing plants
- Grocery retailers
- Lumber yards
- Manufacturing plants
- Military facilities
- Navy ships
- Oil refineries
The Sacramento 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 potentially exposed to take-home asbestos at their worksites in Sacramento County and brought the asbestos home on their work clothes, possibly affecting those in close contact with them.
Workers exposed in Sacramento County have received world-class treatment at hospitals and medical centers throughout Sacramento County, where many leading experts in treating mesothelioma cases practice. These Sacramento County mesothelioma treatment facilities include:
- Kaiser Permanente – Elk Grove, Folsom, Rancho Cordova, Sacramento, South Sacramento
- University of California Health Care: UC Davis – Citrus Heights, Elk Grove, Folsom, Sacramento, Rancho Cordova
- Veterans Affairs Medical Center – Mather
- Veterans Affairs Clinic – McClellan Park, Sacramento
- Sutter Health:
- Surgery Division – Sacramento, Elk Grove
- Sutter Care at Home – Sacramento
- Sutter Medical Center – Sacramento
- Sutter Medical Foundation – Sacramento, Citrus Heights, Elk Grove, Folsom, Rancho Cordova, Carmichael
- Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation
EXPERIENCE OF SACRAMENTO COUNTY MESOTHELIOMA LAWYERS
The Sacramento County mesothelioma lawyers at Kazan McClain, Satterley & Greenwood have brought hundreds of successful mesothelioma cases on behalf of workers injured in Sacramento County.
The offices of the Sacramento County mesothelioma Law Firm of Kazan, McClain, Satterley and Greenwood are located in the city of Oakland. Because these offices are located near Sacramento County, the mesothelioma lawyers are able to file and prosecute many cases in the county, having little to no issue going to and from Sacramento County.
Since its founding in 1974, the Sacramento County mesothelioma law firm of Kazan, McClain, Satterley and Greenwood has recovered over $4 billion dollars in injury verdicts and settlements in mesothelioma cases arising throughout California, including in Sacramento County. The firm has a four decade history of representing those suffering from asbestos related illnesses.
CONTACT THE SACRAMENTO COUNTY MESOTHELIOMA LAWYERS
The Sacramento County mesothelioma Lawyers at Kazan McClain, Satterley & Greenwood will bring their decades of expertise and success to the claim of you or your loved one for mesothelioma caused by asbestos exposure in Sacramento County. Call us for any inquiries and concerns regarding asbestos and mesothelioma. Our experience in dealing with a large amount of complex cases related to asbestos has given us the knowledge to deal with a wide range of client circumstances. We can be reached around the clock via live chat, telephone or by filling out the form on this page.