Asbestos Exposure Sites in Massachusetts
Our records contain 44 asbestos lawsuit exposure sites in Massachusetts, though there are certainly more that have not been reported.
Asbestos in Massachusetts
For decades, Massachusetts buildings and products have used asbestos. Because of this, many Massachusetts residents have been exposed to asbestos and are at risk for contracting mesothelioma cancer.
The symptoms of mesothelioma often take decades to appear, so Massachusetts workers are at risk even if they were exposed to asbestos decades ago. Examples of Massachusetts asbestos exposure sites include:
- Massachusetts factories
- Powerplants in Massachusetts
- Refineries or Chemical Plants in Massachusetts
Below is a list of 44 known sites of asbestos exposure in Massachusetts. Asbestos exposure is known to have occurred in at least 25 Massachusetts cities, though the number is likely even higher.
The Massachusetts city with the most asbestos exposure sites was Boston, MA, with 16 known sites contaminated by asbestos.