Westminster Mesothelioma Lawyers
Westminster 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.
WESTMINSTER, CALIFORNIA OVERVIEW
Westminster, is in Orange County, California and its neighbors include, Seal Beach and Garden Grove. Westminster is 10.6 miles from Santa Ana, and 30.9 miles from Los Angeles. The 2022 United States Census Bureau estimates Westminster’s population at 89,397. In 1996, Westminster was designated an “All American City” by the National Civic League for civil accomplishments.
Orange County was home to the Tongva, Juaneno, and Luiseno Native Americans who lived in the area for thousands of years, before Gasper de Portola’s 1769, Spanish expedition. Westminster lies on part of the Mexican’s Rancho Las Bolsas Land Grant. In 1848, all of California was ceded to the United States pursuant to the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo.
In 1870, Westminster was founded by Reverend Lemuel Webber but the town did not incorporate as a city, until 1957. In the 1800s, Westminster’s economy was agriculturally based with orange groves, and other produce. During World War II, Westminster’s population expanded with workers arriving to work the shipyards and aircraft factories.
During the 1970s and 1980s, many Vietnamese refugees arrived in Westminster and Garden Grove enhancing the residential and business community. Their arrival generated the largest Vietnamese group outside of Vietnam. Westminster has a district now known as “Little Saigon.” Today, Westminster has a diverse and multi-cultural population. It is a suburban community with commuter access to Los Angeles and nearby cities for employment in various jobs, including aerospace and industrial companies.
PREVALENCE OF WESTMINSTER MESOTHELIOMA LAWSUITS
The mesothelioma lawyers at Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood work throughout California and will come to your home in Westminster to discuss your work history, and to guide you through the mesothelioma lawsuit process. Exposure to asbestos, talcum powder or talc may have taken place many years in the past, and generally, it is necessary to take a detailed work history to determine exposure.
Many Westminster mesothelioma lawsuits involve exposure to asbestos that occurred in the city or in the surrounding area. Westminster mesothelioma lawsuits have been brought based on asbestos exposure that occurred at many nearby worksites around the city, including:
- Agricultural operations-agricultural
- Auto Body Shops-Automotive Repair
- California Zonolite, Santa Ana-Manufacturing Plant
- Commercial Construction-Construction Sites
- Kaiser Gypsum, Santa Ana-Manufacturing Plant
- La Habra Plant, Anaheim, California-Manufacturing Plant
- Residential construction
- School construction
- Southern California Edison, -Power Plant
- Water pipe installations
Westminster 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 Westminster 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 Westminster 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 Westminster and inadvertently brought the asbestos dust home on their work clothes.
Asbestos exposed workers in Westminster mesothelioma lawsuits have received treatment at hospitals and medical centers within Orange County, and throughout California. These mesothelioma treatment facilities include:
- Kaiser Permanente: Aliso Viejo, Anaheim, Brea, Garden Grove, Irvine, La Habra, La Palma, Laguna Hills, Lake Forest, Mission Viejo, Orange, San Juan Capistrano, Santa Ana, Tustin, Yorba Linda
- University of California Health Care: Orange, Irvine
- UC Irvine: Orange, Irvine
- Veterans Affairs Community Clinic: Anaheim, Laguna Hills, Santa Ana
EXPERIENCE OF WESTMINSTER MESOTHELIOMA LAWYERS
The Westminster mesothelioma lawyers of Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood have brought hundreds of successful mesothelioma cases on behalf of workers injured throughout California, including Orange County and in the city of Westminster.
Westminster mesothelioma lawsuits are handled in the in the Orange County court system. Plaintiffs in Orange County mesothelioma lawsuits are often entitled to preference on the court’s trial calendars, allowing 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 Westminster, in Orange County, and throughout California.
For nearly five decades, the Westminster 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 Westminster.
CONTACT THE WESTMINSTER MESOTHELIOMA LAWYERS
If you or a family member have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, contact us now to speak with one of our partners. The Westminster 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 Westminster. 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.