Turlock Mesothelioma Lawyers
Turlock mesothelioma lawyers represent individuals and their families who were diagnosed with an asbestos-related illness, including asbestosis, lung cancer, and mesothelioma resulting from their exposure to asbestos, talc or talcum powder. We offer hope to families whose lives have been tragically and irreversibly affected by mesothelioma and other asbestos related diseases.
TURLOCK, CALIFORNIA OVERVIEW
Turlock is the second largest city in Stanislaus County, California. It is located in the southern region of the San Joaquin Valley near the Tuolumne River. According to the 2022 Census Data there are over 72,000 residents. The city of Turlock was founded in 1871, but not incorporated as a city until 1908.
The Laquisimne (Lakisamni) tribe of the Yokut people are indigenous to the area. The Yokuts had large villages, and their diet consisted of seeds, acorns, small game and fish from the San Joaquin Valley.
Turlock was founded by John William Mitchell on December 22, 1871. John Mitchell was a prominent leader, farmer and owner of large herds of cattle and sheep. John Mitchell and his brother subsequently owned over 100,000 acres farmed through the tenant system. In the 1850s, John Mitchell was instrumental in bringing the Southern Pacific Railroad to Turlock which transported freight and passengers into the area. In 1901, the completion of the Turlock irrigation District allowed the Valley to expand farming efforts and produce a variety of fruits, and enlarge poultry and dairy farms. Turlock also had food processing plants.
Turlock has been renowned for its agricultural economy and still produces almonds, walnuts, peaches, beans, and cherries. In addition, it is an important national supplier of chickens, eggs, milk, and turkeys. Turlock also has incorporated warehousing and light manufacturing industries into its economy. In addition, with the 1990 housing crunch in California, Turlock has become a bedroom community for the greater San Francisco Bay Area.
Turlock is home to California State University, Stanislaus which was established in 1957. The Princeton Review has ranked the California State University, Stanislaus among the best colleges in the nation. Turlock is the gateway for historic sites in the Motherlode Country and Turlock Lake State Recreational area within its city.
PREVALENCE OF TURLOCK MESOTHELIOMA LAWSUITS
The mesothelioma lawyers at Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood work throughout California and will come to your home in Turlock to discuss your work history, and to guide you through the mesothelioma lawsuit process. Exposure to asbestos, talc or talcum powder may have taken place many years in the past, and generally, it is necessary to take a detailed work history to determine exposure.
Many Turlock mesothelioma lawsuits involve exposure to asbestos that occurred in the city or in the surrounding area. Turlock mesothelioma lawsuits have been brought based on asbestos exposure that occurred at many nearby worksites around the city, including:
- Auto Body Shops
- Barium Products, Ltd., Modesto-Manufacturing Plant
- Commercial Construction
- California Zonolite,
- Del Monte Cannery, Modesto-Construction Site
- Gallo Winery, Modesto-Food Processing
- Kaiser Gypsum
- Residential Construction
- School Construction
- S&W Fine Foods
- Stanislaus County Water District, Countywide – Construction Sites
- Tillie Lewis Foods, Inc
Turlock mesothelioma cases may involve industrial, residential and construction exposure to asbestos by many kinds of workers, in a variety of industrial jobs, trades, and occupations, including:
- 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 Turlock mesothelioma lawyers at Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood have brought successful asbestos exposure lawsuits arising from asbestos exposure at many types of worksites across California, including:
- automobile plants
- chemical plants
- construction sites
- electric companies
- food-processing plants
- grocery retailers
- lumber yards
- manufacturing plants
- military facilities
- Navy ships
- oil refineries
- power plants
The Turlock 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 asbestos at their worksites in Turlock and inadvertently brought the asbestos dust home on their work clothes.
Asbestos exposed workers in Turlock mesothelioma lawsuits have received treatment at hospitals and medical centers within Stanislaus County, and throughout California. These mesothelioma treatment facilities include:
- Kaiser Permanente Hospital and Medical Center – Modesto
- Sutter Health: Memorial Medical Center – Modesto
- Sutter Gould Medical Foundation – Modesto
- Sutter Care at Home – Ceres, Modesto, Patterson, Turlock
- University of California Health Care: UCSF – Modesto
- Veterans Affairs Clinic – Modesto
EXPERIENCE OF TURLOCK MESOTHELIOMA LAWYERS
The Turlock mesothelioma lawyers of Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood have brought hundreds of successful mesothelioma cases on behalf of workers injured throughout California, including Stanislaus County and in the city of Turlock.
Turlock mesothelioma lawsuits can be filed in the civil court system at the Stanislaus County Courthouse. Plaintiffs in mesothelioma lawsuits are often entitled to preference on the court’s trial calendars because mesothelioma lawsuits are designated complex litigation, which allows their cases to proceed quickly to trial and resolution.
The offices of the mesothelioma law firm of Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood are located in the Jack London Square neighborhood of Oakland, California. The Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood mesothelioma lawyers can file mesothelioma lawsuits in Turlock, in Stanislaus County, and throughout California.
For nearly five decades, the Turlock mesothelioma law firm of Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood have recovered over $4 billion dollars in jury verdicts and settlements in mesothelioma cases arising throughout California, including in the city of Turlock.
CONTACT THE TURLOCK MESOTHELIOMA LAWYERS
If you or a family member have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, contact us now to speak with one of our partners. The Turlock mesothelioma lawyers at Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood will bring their decades of expertise and success to your claim for mesothelioma caused by asbestos exposure in Turlock. We can be reached around the clock. To get a free consultation with one of our mesothelioma attorneys, please call 1-888-887-1238, fill out the form on this page or use our live chat widget.