Railroad Companies and Mesothelioma Claims

Railroad Company Workers are at risk for developing Mesothelioma and other asbestos-related cancers. People that worked in Railroad Train Stations, Railroad Train Yards and other Railroad buildings may have been exposed to asbestos dust and fibers and are still at risk of developing Mesothelioma and other asbestos related disease in their lifetime. Railroad Companies are no longer in business and some have set up asbestos trust funds for people diagnosed with Mesothelioma.

More than 20 million American workers including Railroad Workers have been exposed to asbestos with the heaviest usage in the U. S. was during 1930-1980. Mesothelioma and other asbestos-related cancers can lay dormant in Railroad Workers for 10-50 years.

Railroad Company Workers diagnosed with Mesothelioma may be eligible for financial compensation with the help of an experienced Mesothelioma lawyer.

U. S. Courts are now holding asbestos companies and manufacturers that exposed Railroad Workers to the toxic asbestos dust and fibers accountable by awarding mesothelioma victims large settlements for their pain and suffering.

Defunct Railroads
Military Railroads
Railroad Buildings
Railroad Companies
Railroad Products
Railroad Trains  

Railroad Companies and Asbestos Exposure 


Adak Freight Railroad Portland Railroad
Adirondack & Northern Railroad Portland Terminal Railroad
Air-Lines Railroad Portsmouth Belt Lines Railroad
Akron Freight Railroad Portsmouth Railroad
Alabama State Docks Railroad Prairie Railroad
Alameda Freight Railroad Prescott & Northwestern Railroad
Albany Railroad Prescott Railroad
ALCO Railroad Progressive Rail
Allegheny Railroad Providence & Worcester Railroad
Allentown Lines Public Belt Railroad
American Automatic Railway Puget Sound & Pacific Railroad
American Railway Switch Company Puget Sound & Pacific Railroad
AmTrack Train Puget Sound Railroad
Anacostia Railroad Pugetound Railroad
Atlanta Freight Railroad Pu’unene Railroad
Austintown Railroad Quincy Railroad
Avon & Lakeville Railroad Quonset Point Railroad
B & O Railroad R. J. Corman Railroad Lines
Banana River Freight Railroad Railroad Cleveland
Banana River Railroad Railroad Company
Barbers Point Railroad Railroad Friction Products Corp
Bardstown Lines Railroad Memphis
Beatrice Railroad Railroad North Eastern Railway
Beaver River Railroad Railroad Pennsylvania
Belt Lines Railroad Railroad Scrap Rard
Berkeley Railroad Railroad West Virginia
Big Trees Railroad Railroad Western Lines
Birmingham Railway Raritan Central Railroad
Birmingham Railway Light & Power Reading Blue Mountain Railroad
Birmingham Southern Railroad Company Red River Valley Railroad
Blue Line Railroad Red River Valley Western Railroad
BNSF Railway Company Red Springs & Northern Railroad
Branchville Railroad Redmont Railroad
Bronson Railroad Redprings & Northern Railroad
Brookfield Railroad Republic N&T Railroad
Brunswick Railroad Republic Railroad
Burlington Northern Riceboro Southern Railroad
Camden Railroad Richmond Pacific Railroad
Cecil Field Railroad Richmond Railroad
Central Florida Express Rio Grande Railroad
Central Kentucky Lines Rio Grande Scenic Railroad
Central Railroad Rio Valley Switching Company
Chase Field Railroad Rio Valleywitching Company
Chatham Freight Railroad Riverport Railroad
Chattanooga Belt Railroad Rochester & Southern Railroad
Chesapeake Railway Company Rochester Railroad
Chester Railroad Rock & Rail
China Lake Railroad Rock Crusher Railroad
Cleveland Lines Rock Island Train
Commercial Railroad Rockdale Railroad
Conrail Railroad Rockdale Sandow & Southern Railroad
Consolidated Rail Corporation Rockdaleandow & Southern Railroad
Corman Railroad Lines Sabine River & Northern Railroad
Corpus Christi Railroad Sacramento Railroad
Corry Field Railroad Sacramento Valley Railroad
Coulee City Railway Salem Southbound Railroad
Coveprings Railroad Salt Lake City Railroad
Crane Railroad Salt Lake City Southern Railroad
CSX B&O Railroad Salt Lake Garfield & Western Railroad
CSX Transportation Railroad Salt Lake Railroad
CTA Train Station San Augustine Railroad
Dakota & Western Railroad San Diego & Imperial Valley Railroad
Dallas Belt Railroad San Diego Railroad
Daytona Beach Railroad San Francisco Alcatraz Island Tram
DeLand Railroad San Joaquin Valley Railroad
Delta Railroad San Luis & Rio Grande Railroad
Denver Freight Railroad San Luis Central Railroad
Denver Railroad San Luis Railroad
East Brookfield Railroad San Pedro & Southwestern Railroad
East Brookfield Spencer Railroad San Pedro Railroad
East Camden Highland Railroad San Pedro Southwestern Railroad
East Camden Railroad Sanaba Railroad
East Chattanooga Belt Railroad Sand Point Railroad
East Cooper Berkeley Railroad Sandersville Railroad
East Cooper Railroad Sandow & Southern Railroad
East Erie Commercial Railroad Sand Springs Railroad
East Erie Railroad Santa Cruz Railroad
East Jersey Railroad Terminal Co Santa Fe Railroad
East Penn Railroad Santa Fe Train
East Tennessee Railroad Santa Feouthern Railroad
East Troy Electric Railroad Santa Maria Railroad
Eastern Maine Railroad Santa Maria Valley Railroad
Eastern Washington Gateway Railroad Saufley Field Railroad
Effingham Railroad Saultte Marie Bridge Railroad
El Centro Railroad Savage Bingham & Garfield Railroad
El Dorado & Wesson Railroad Savage Bingham Railroad
Elgin Joliet & Eastern Railroad Savannah Port Terminal Railroad
Elgin Joliet Railroad Savannah Terminal Railroad
Elgin Railroad Seal Beach Railroad
Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railroad Co. Seal Beach Railroad Station
Elk River Railroad Sedalia Transportation Company
Elkhart & Western Railroad Seminole Gulf Railroad
Elkhart Railroad Seminole Gulf Railway LP, Transtar Inc.
Ellis & Eastern Company SEMO Port Railroad
Ellyson Field Freight Sequatchie Valley Railroad
Ellyson Field Railroad Shamokin Valley Railroad
Erie Railroad Shawnee Terminal Railroad
Escanaba & Lake Superior Railroad Shore Railroad
Escanaba Railroad Short-Line Company
Evansville Western Railroad Sidney & Lowe Railroad
Everett Railroad Sierra Northern Railroad
Export Railroad Sisseton Milbank Railroad
Fallon Freight Railroad Skuna Valley Railroad
Falls Road Railroad Skuna Valley Railroad
Farmrail Railroad SMS Rail Lines
Finger Lakes Railroad SMS Rail Service Railroad
First Coast Railroad SMS Railervice Railroad
Flats Industrial Railroad Soo Lines Railroad
Florida Central Railroad South Branch Valley Railroad
Florida East Coast Railroad South Buffalo Railroad
Florida Midland Railroad South Carolina Central Railroad
Florida Northern Railroad South Central Florida Express
Florida West Coast Railroad South Central Tennessee Railroad
Ford Island Railroad South Chicago Indiana Harbor Railroad
Fordyce & Princeton Railroad South Chicago Railroad
Fordyce Railroad South Fork Railroad
Fore River Railroad South Kansas & Oklahoma Railroad
Fort Lauderdale Railroad South Plains La Mesa Railroad
Fort Worth & Dallas Railroad Southeastern Railroad
Fort Worth & Western Railroad South-Eastern Railroad
Fort Worth Railroad Southeastern Railroad
Fort Worth Western Railroad Southern Illinois Train derailment
Fortmith Railroad Southern Indiana Railroad
Fredonia Valley Railroad Southern Pacific Railroad
Fremont Northwestern Railroad Southern Railroad
Fulton County Railroad Southern Railroad Kansas
Galveston Railroad Southern Railroad of New Jersey
Garfield & Western Railroad Southern Railway
Garfield Railroad Southernwitching Company
Gary Railroad Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad
Gateway Eastern Railroad Southwestern Railroad
Georgetown Railroad Spencer Railroad
Georgia & Florida Railroad Springfield Terminal Railroad
Georgia Central Railroad Squantum Railroad
Georgia Midland Railroad Squaw Creek Southern Railroad
Georgia Northeastern Railroad St Croix Valley Railroad
Georgia Southwestern Railroad St Lawrence & Atlantic Railroad
Georgia Woodlands Railroad St Louis Railroad
Gettysburg & Northern Railroad St Maries River Railroad
Gettysburg Railroad St Marys Railroad West
Glenview Freight Railroad St. Louis Railroad
Glosterouthern Railroad State Railway Railroad
Glynco Railroad Staten Island Railway
GNP Railroad Steelton & Highspire Railroad
Golden Isles Railroad Steelton Railroad
Golden Triangle Railroad Stillwater Central Railroad
Grafton & Upton Railroad Stimons Railroad
Grafton Railroad Stockton Terminal & Eastern Railroad
Grainbelt Railroad Stockton Terminal Eastern Railroad
Grand Elk Railroad Stockton Terminal Railroad
Grand Rapids Eastern Railroad Stourbridge Railroad
Grand Trunk Western Railroad Strasburg Railroad
Great Lakes Central Railroad Sunflour Railroad
Great Lakes Railroad Susquehanna Railroad
Great Northwest Railroad Susquehanna Railroad
Great River Railroad Sylvester Manufacturing Company
Great Walton Railroad Tacoma Rail
Great Western Railroad Tacoma Rail Mountain
Greatmoky Mountains Railroad Talleyrand Terminal Railroad
Green Mountain Railroad Tazewell & Peoria Railroad
Greenwood Lake Railroad Tecumseh Branch Connecting Railroad
Grenada Railroad Temple & Central Texas Railroad
Grosse Ile Railroad Tennessee Light Rail
Guld Railroad Tennessee Railroad
Gulf Coast Railroad Tennessee Southern Railroad
Gulfport Railroad Tennken Railroad
Hainesport Industrial Railroad Terminal Co Railroad
Hampton & Branchville Railroad Terminal Company Railroad
Hampton Railroad Terminal Railroad
Heart of Georgia Railroad Terminal Railroad Alabama State Docks
Heritage Railroad Terminal Railway Company
High Point Railroad Texas & Northern Railroad
Highland Railroad Texas & Oklahoma Railroad
Highspire Railroad Texas Central Railroad
Holston River Railroad Texas City Railway Inc
Hondo Railroad Texas City Terminal Railroad
Honea Path Division Texas City Trailway Co
Honey Creek Railroad Texas Gonzales Northern Railroad
Hoosier Southern Railroad Texas Gonzales Railroad
Housatonic Railroad Texas Mexican Railroad
Hummelstown Railroad Texas New Mexico Railroad
Huntsville Railway Company Texas North Western Railroad
Huntsville Railway Light & Power Texas Northeastern Railroad
Huron & Eastern Railroad Texas Northern Railroad
Hutchinson Railroad Texas Oklahoma Eastern Railroad
Idaho Northern & Pacific Railroad Texas Pacifico Transportation
Idaho Northern Railroad Texas Rock Crusher Railroad
Illinois & Midland Railroad Texas Terminal Railway
illinois Central Railroad Texasouth-Eastern Railroad
Illinois Western Railroad Thermal Belt Railroad
Imperial Beach Railroad Thomasville & Denton Railroad
Imperial Valley Railroad Thomasville Railroad
Indian Creek Railroad Three Notch Railroad
Indian Head Railroad Tillamook Railroad
Indiana & Ohio Railroad Tillman & Jackson Railroad
Indiana Eastern Railroad Timber Rock Railroad
Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad Tishomingo Railroad
Indiana Harbor Railroad Titusville Railroad
Indiana Northeastern Railroad Toledo Peoria Western Railroad
Indiana Southern Railroad Toledo Railroad
Indiana Southwestern Railroad Tomahawk Railroad
Iowa Interstate Railroad Towanda–Monroeton Railroad
Iowa Northwestern Railroad Towner Railroad
Iowa River Railroad Trans Kentucky Railroad
Ishpeming Railroad Transkentucky Transportation Railroad
Ivyland Railroad Treasure Island Railroad
Jackson Railroad Tri-City & Olympia Railroad
Jacksonville Railroad Tri-City Railroad
Jefferson Warrior Railroad Trona Railroad
Joliet & Eastern Railroad Troy Electric Railroad
Joliet Railroad Tulsa–Sapulpa Union Railroad
Juniata Valley Railroad Turners Island Railroad
Kalamazoo Railway Supply Company Turtle Creek Industrial Railroad
Kankakee Railroad Turtle Creek Railroad
Kansas City Southern Railroad Twin Cities Railroad
Kansas Colorado Railroad Twin Cities Western Railroad
Kasgro Rail Lines Tyburn Railroad
Kaw River Railroad U S Rail Corporation
Kendallville Terminal Railroad Union County Industrial Railroad
Kentucky & Tennessee Railroad Union County Railroad
Keokuk Junction Railroad Union Freight Train
Kettle Falls Railroad Union Pacific
Key West Railroad Union Pacific Northwest Train
Kiamichi Railroad Union Pacific Railroad
Kings Bay Railroad Upper Merion Plymouth Railroad
Kingsley Railroad Upper Merion Railroad
Kingsville Railroad Upton Railroad
Kiski Junction Railroad URail Corporation
Klamath Northern Railroad Utah Central Railroad
Klamath Railroad Utah Southern Railroad
Kodiak Railroad V&S Railroad
Kosciusko & Southwestern Railroad Valdosta Railroad
KWT Railroad Vandalia Railroad
Kyle Railroad Ventura County Railroad
Lake County Railroad Vermilion Valley Railroad
Lake Michigan & Indiana Railroad Vermont Railroad
Lake Superior & Ishpeming Railroad Vero Beach Railroad
Lake Superior Railroad Vicksburg Southern Railroad
Lake Terminal Railroad Victims Train derailment
Lakehurst Railroad Virginia Southern Railroad
Laketate Railroad Wabash Central Railroad
Lakeville Railroad Waccamaw Coast Lines Railroad
Lamesa Railroad Waccamaw Coast Railroad
Lancaster & Chester Railroad Wadley Railroad
Landisville Terminal Walking Horse & Eastern Railroad
Lapeer Railroad Wallowa Union Railroad Authority
Laurinburg & Southern Railroad Warren & Trumbull Railroad
Lehigh Rail Management Warren & Lines River Railroad
Lehigh Railroad Washington & Idaho Railroad
Lehigh Valley Railroad Washington County Railroad
Lemoore Railroad Washington Gateway Railroad
Lincoln & Beatrice Railroad Washington Railroad
Lincoln Railroad WCTU Railroad
LIRR Railroad Weeksville Railroad
Litchfield Park Railroad Wellsboro & Corning Railroad
Little Rock & Western Railroad Wesson Railroad
Livonia Lakeville Railroad West Tennessee Railroad
Logansport Eel River Railroad West Texas & Lubbock Railroad
Logansporthort-Lines Company West Virginia Lines
Los Alamitos Railroad Western Kentucky Railroad
Los Angeles Junction Railroad Western New York Railroad
Louisiana & Delta Railroad Western Ohio Lines
Louisiana & North West Railroad Western Railroad
Louisiana Southern Railroad Western Railway locomotive
Louisville & Indiana Railroad Western Railwitching
Louisville & Nashville Railway Weymouth Railroad
Louisville & Wadley Railroad Wheeling & Lake Erie Railroad
Louisville Railroad Wheeling Railroad
Luxapalila Valley Railroad Wheeling Railroad
Luzerne & Susquehanna Railroad Wichita Railroad
Luzerne Railroad Wichita Terminal Association
Lycoming Valley Railroad Wildwood Railroad
M & B Railroad Willamette & Pacific Railroad
Madison County Railroad Authority Willamette Valley Railroad
Madison Railroad Willow Grove Railroad
Mahoning Valley Railroad Wilmington & Western Railroad
Maine & Atlantic Railroad Wilmington Railroad
Maine Eastern Railroad Wilmington Terminal Railroad
Manufacturers Junction Railroad Winchester & Western Railroad
Manufacturers Railroad Winstonouthbound Railroad
Maryland Amtrak Winston-Salemouthbound Railroad
Maryland & Delaware Railroad Wiregrass Central Railroad
Maryland Midland Railroad Wiregrass Railroad
Massachusetts Central Railroad Wisconsin & Southern Railroad
Massena Terminal Railroad Wisconsin Central
Maumee & Western Railroad Wisconsin Northern Railroad
Mayport Railroad Station Woodlands Railroad
McCloud Railroad Worcester Railroad
McKees Rocks Railroad Wyoming Colorado Railroad
McKeesport Connecting Railroad Yadkin Valley Railroad
McKeesport Railroad Yellowstone Valley Railroad
Meeker Railroad York Railroad
Meeker Southern Railroad Youngstown & Austintown Railroad
Memphis Lines Youngstown & Southeastern Railroad
Memphis Railroad Youngstown Railroad
Meridian Railroad Yreka Western Railroad

Military Railroads and Asbestos Exposure

Anacostia Naval Railroad
Concord Naval Railroad
Crane Naval Railroad
El Centro Naval Railroad
Great Lakes Naval Railroad
Gulfport Naval Railroad
Indian Head Naval Ordnance Station
Naval Railroads
San Diego Naval Railroad
Treasure Island Naval Railroad
Washington Naval Railroad
China Lake Naval Railroad

Railroad Companies and Asbestos Containing Products

Railroad Workers that worked in rail yards, rail stations, engine rooms, installing brakes, gaskets, insulation, valves and pipes have a higher risk of developing an asbestos related disease in their lifetime

AdhesivesAir Compressor PipesAir Conditioning Systems

Asbestos Heat Wrap

Asbestos Insulation


Balcony Railing


Brake Clutches

Brake Lining

Brake Pads

Brake Shoes

Braking Systems

Ceiling Tiles

Cement Products

Cement Ties


Coal-powered Engines

Cobra Railroad Brakes

Collapsible Guard Rails


Crossing Arm

Crossing Gates

CrosstiesDynamic Grid Braking SystemsElectrical PanelsElectrical Rail Signaling

Flexible Trainline Insulation

Floor Tiles

Friction Materials

Friction Products

Gasket Covers


Grade Crossings


Hand Rails

Heat Shields

Heating Systems

High Temperature Gasket

Hot Water Lines

Journal Boxes

Locomotive Clutches


Packing Materials

Pipe Coverings

Pipe Joint Insulation

PlasterRail EquipmentRailroad BrakesRailroad Ties

Railroad Tracks

Refrigeration Units



Sealing Cement

Signal Equipment

Spray Insulation

Steam boilers

Steam Generators

Steam Lines

Steam Pipes

Steel Railing


Tracks Beacon

Trolley Wire

Tunnel Handrails



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Our Nationwide Toll Free Mesothelioma Helpline Number is 888.640.0914

Mesothelioma and Asbestos Exposure

  • Malignant Mesothelioma is commonly diagnosed in people between the ages of 50 and 75 years old.
  • There are 2,500-3,000 malignant Mesothelioma cases diagnosed each year in the United States.
  • 1 in 3 U. S. military veterans will develop an asbestos related disease in their lifetime.
  • Men are 4 times more likely to be diagnosed with malignant Mesothelioma than females.
  • 70-80% of all diagnosed Malignant Mesothelioma cases reported had workplace experience.

Veterans that held certain trade jobs were exposed to asbestos. Many military jobs involved working in confined spaces with bad ventilation, operating machinery and equipment that had asbestos-containing products.

Asbestos was also used extensively as fireproofing and insulation in Navy ship engine rooms, decking, sleeping quarters, hulls of ships and boiler rooms because of its resistance to heat.

One in three Navy Veterans will develop an asbestos related disease in their lifetime and are at greater risk of developing mesothelioma, an aggressive form of cancer.

Mesothelioma has been medically linked to workplace asbestos exposure.

Median Survival Rate for Mesothelioma Patients by Stage

Mesothelioma Symptoms Include:

  • Chest pain
  • Chronic cough
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Difficulty swallowing
  • Dyspnea)
  • Fatigue
  • Fever or night sweats
  • Fluid build-up in lungs
  • Heart palpitations
  • Heart murmurs
  • Irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia)
  • Nausea
  • Orthopnea (dyspnea when lying down)
  • Shortness of breath
  • Thickening of Pericardial Layers

Recent Mesothelioma Verdicts

  • $4.6 Million Mesothelioma Settlement: For a union insulator that developed malignant Mesothelioma from asbestos exposure.
  • $10.2 Million Mesothelioma Verdict: For a Paper Mill worker suffering from pleural Mesothelioma.
  • $1.1 Million Veteran Mesothelioma Settlement: For a Navy veteran machinist that developed malignant mesothelioma at age 71.
  • $245,000 Asbestosis Settlement: For a Paper mill worker suffering from Asbestosis.
  • $2.6 Million Shipyard Worker Mesothelioma Settlement: For the family of a 72-year old shipyard worker with mesothelioma who suffered second hand exposure.
  • $5 Million Navy Veteran Mesothelioma Verdict: For a Navy Boilerman who developed Mesothelioma during his service.
  • $7.5 Million Mesothelioma Verdict: For a woman that developed peritoneal mesothelioma from laundering her husband’s work clothes.

Malignant Mesothelioma has been linked to workplace asbestos exposure.

TO GET HELP – Our Nationwide Toll Free Mesothelioma Helpline Number is 888.640.0914

Diagnosed With Mesothelioma?

If you or a family member has been diagnosed with malignant Mesothelioma you are going to have a lot of questions about living with Mesothelioma and what legal options you have against asbestos manufacturers and asbestos companies for your asbestos exposure. Mesothelioma is a seriously deadly disease. According to the American Cancer Society with the average survival time for people with Mesothelioma is 4-18 months.

Call TOLL FREE 888.640.0914 right now to talk with a live Mesothelioma Counselor that can answer many of your questions and give you the peace of mind that you need.

Family Member Died From Mesothelioma?

It is VERY IMPORTANT that you file your Mesothelioma claim within your states Statute of Limitations.

We have seen many families lose their right to file a lawsuit because their Statute of Limitations had expired while they were grieving. We know it is a tough time to grieve the loss of a loved one, but please do not let your Statute of Limitations expire for filing your Mesothelioma lawsuit. In most states the Statute of Limitations is 2-3 years. Some states have 6 year Statute of Limitations.

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