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Power Plant Workers

Power Plant or Powerhouse Occupations with a High Risk of Asbestos Exposure

The lawyers from The Throneberry Law Group will travel nationwide to assist power plant workers who have been victimized by their employers. We provide a free case evaluation and we charge zero attorney fees unless we trace the source of your asbestos exposure and successfully obtain monetary damages for you from the parties responsible.

If you or your loved one worked at a power plant and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, asbestosis, or asbestos-related lung cancer, we understand the medical urgency and the financial impact of your situation. For experienced, personalized representation during this trying time, call us at 888-506-1131 or contact us online for a free consultation.

Asbestos Containing Products at Power Plants

For many years, power plants used asbestos in a variety of ways. As a result, many power plant workers were exposed to asbestos on a daily basis. Subsequently, their loved ones were also exposed when they unknowingly carried asbestos fibers home on their clothing. Some of the most common ways in which asbestos is utilized in power plants include:

  • In boilers
  • In gaskets
  • As floor, ceiling, and wall panels
  • As pipe covering

Asbestos use was particularly common at electricity generating plants as well as power distribution centers. Workers at these locations are at an elevated risk of being diagnosed with mesothelioma as well as other asbestos-related conditions. It is important to understand that asbestos is most dangerous when workers are repairing or moving objects that contain the substance. Once asbestos is disturbed, its small fibers can end up in the air where they are then inhaled, causing several types of deadly diseases.

Occupations at Power Plant Job Sites with Known Asbestos Exposure
  • Ash Puller
  • Assembler
  • Bale press operator
  • Beamer
  • Boiler Inspector
  • Boiler Operator
  • Boiler Washer
  • Boilermaker
  • Boilermaker Supervisor
  • Brick Layer
  • Burner
  • Butler Pit Operator
  • ByProducts Operator
  • Cable Puller
  • Cable Splicer
  • Carpenter
  • Cell Renewal Leader
  • Cement Finisher
  • Chemical Operator
  • Chief Operator in Pump Room
  • Chipper
  • Compound Mixer
  • Construction Laborer
  • CrackOff
  • Crane Operator
  • Crude Still Foreman
  • Dishwasher
  • Draw Twist
  • Drill Repairman
  • Dry Cleaner
  • Dryer Foreman
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Electrical Inspector
  • Electrician
  • Field Engineer
  • Field Operator Supervisor
  • Final Construction Inspector
  • Fireman
  • Foreman
  • Forklift Operator
  • Furnace Installer
  • Furnace Repairman
  • Gauger
  • Head Operator
  • Heavy Equipment Operator
  • Inspector
  • Installer
  • Instrument Fitter
  • Instrument Technician
  • Insulation
  • Insulator
  • Insulator Helper
  • Iron Worker
  • Kiln Operator
  • Laborer
  • Lagger
  • Lathe Operator
  • Lay operator
  • Lead Gauger
  • Leadman
  • Longshoreman
  • Machine Operator
  • Machinist
  • Maintenance Foreman
  • Maintenance
  • Maintenance Electrician
  • Maintenance Man
  • Maintenance Mechanic
  • Maintenance Supervisor
  • Mason
  • Material scheduler
  • Mechanic
  • Mechanic Repairman
  • Mechanical Craftsman
  • Metal Cleaner
  • Millwright
  • Mixer
  • Molder
  • Nuclear Inspector
  • Operating Engineer
  • Operator of High Temp Machines
  • Packer
  • Painter
  • Pipe Coverer
  • Pipe Cutter
  • Pipe Layer
  • Pipe Layer of Water and Sewer Lines
  • Pipefitter
  • Pipefitter's Helper
  • Plant Operator
  • Plumber
  • Pot Fitter
  • Power Engineer
  • Power Meter Installer
  • Powerhouse Employee
  • Press Operator
  • Process Operator
  • Production Operator
  • Production Worker
  • Reactor Plant Worker
  • Refinery Laborer
  • Refinery Operator
  • Rice Parmer
  • Rigger/Assembler
  • Rough Necker
  • Roustabout/Utility Man
  • Sampler
  • Sandblaster
  • Sheetmetal Worker
  • Shift Foreman
  • Shift Operator
  • Shipping
  • Spinner Cutter
  • Stationary Engineer
  • Steamfitter
  • Still Cleaner
  • Storeroom Clerk
  • Superintendant
  • Supervisor
  • Technician
  • Tester
  • Tire Cord Operations
  • Turbine Boot
  • Turnaround/Production Service Operator
  • Utilityman
  • Warehouseman
  • Watch Foreman
  • Weighmaster
  • Welder
  • Wireman
  • Working Foreman
  • Yard Laborer
  • Zone Mechanic
Client Reviews
You are the reason my mother was able to cope with losing a loved one. You and your staff are always helpful and go above and beyond to help. You have been great to my family and especially my mother. My mother would always come out of your office with a peace of mind. R.S.
We are so appreciative of the results Michael Throneberry got for us! Michael Throneberry and the attorneys we worked with were focused on our peace of mind and seemed to care for my family and me as if we were family. They truly get it. We were thrilled with the result and would recommend this firm to anyone. M.S.
During one of my family's darkest and trying times, Michael Throneberry was there to provide help. His personal experience with mesothelioma made certain that he advised us like family. Thank you, you are wonderful. Do yourself a favor and let him help you during this trying time. He is a true 10 on a scale of 1 to 10. T.S.
Michael Throneberry gave me a whole new outlook on attorneys'! A very caring person who was more concerned with my health than a case. Truly unexpected! He explained possible conditions in english and even found the right doctors in my area. Prepared me for the right questions to ask the doctors so that I can understand my illness better. A great person and a great human being! Thank you. Greg