This State plays host to a portion of the infamous Rocky Mountains and because of this is burdened by some risk of natural asbestos contact as a result. The panhandle of Idaho is also home to a couple key asbestos buildups.

Industries in Idaho

Idaho’s main industries are agriculture and technology neither of which have posed a significant threat of asbestos exposure in the past. Due to the very low occurrence of mesothelioma and asbestos disease there is almost no litigation related to it. The EPA handles most asbestos related issues in this state.

Deaths by Asbestos

Owing to the fact that incidents involving asbestos related cancer are rare the number of asbestos related deaths are considerably lower than the national average. Over the last twenty years there have been less than 200 asbestos fatalities in this state.

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Work sites known for Asbestos Exposure

Below is a comprehensive list of companies, operating in Idaho, that have had known cases of Pleural Mesothelioma, Peritoneal Mesothelioma, Pericardial Mesothelioma, or Testicular Mesothelioma. Workers who were employed at any of these companies may have been subjected to life threatening levels of asbestos.

Companies in alphabetical order:

• A.E.C. Atomic Plant
• Amalgamated Sugar Company
• Boise Cascade Corporation
• Bunker Hill Company
• Bunker Hill Smelter
• Carnation Milk Products Company
• College of Idaho
• Deatley Corporation
• Idaho Nuclear Corp
• Ira Sponsors Warehouse

• Lewiston Grade School
• Morrison-Knudsen
• National Reactor Testing Station
• Nuclear Facility
• Paul Hardeman
• Phillips Petroleum Company
• Potlatch Corporation
• Potlatch Forest
• Pulp Mill Warehouse

1. Robison Distribution Company
2. Sullivan Mining Company
3. Terminal Ice & Cold Storage
4. TRA Sponsors Warehouse
5. US Atomic Energy Corp
6. Utah Idaho Sugar Company
7. Western Steel
8. Westinghouse Electric Corporation
9. Zinn Industrial Supply

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Mesothelioma Cancer Centers

If you have worked at or are currently employed at any of these companies and suspect you may have been subjected to unsafe amounts of asbestos we are here to help!

We have compiled a list of what we believe to be the Top Ten Mesothelioma Cancer Centers across the country.

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