Asbestos Exposure in South Dakota

PowerPlantSouth Dakota is not typically associated with asbestosis exposure. However, workers in mechanics and power plant related industries may be put at risk for exposure to asbestos.

Statistics for Mesothelioma Cases in South Dakota

South Dakota ranks 42nd in the US for asbestos-related deaths. There have been 91 deaths from mesothelioma and asbestos lung cancer between 1999 – 2013.

Filing an asbestos claim if you live in South Dakota

You do not have to file your claim in the state in which you live. It’s far more important to contact an attorney with a strong history of experience specifically in asbestos cases, than it is to select one who happens to be in your area of South Dakota. The most successful attorneys in your area may have never handled an asbestos case.

SWMW attorneys dedicate the overwhelming majority of their time and effort prosecuting mesothelioma claims, so we know which states and jurisdictions are going to provide the best outcome for your case and can get your case settled faster. We handle asbestos cases all across the USA, so we know how to file, where to file, and what to do to get you the compensation you deserve.

If you may have lived or worked in another state, select it here to learn about specific asbestos exposure in that state.

Jobsites in South Dakota with Known Asbestos Usage & Exposure

Provided below is a list of cities in the state of South Dakota where asbestos jobsites are known to have been located. If you worked for any of these companies or at these jobsites in South Dakota there is a possibility that you may have been exposed to harmful asbestos which is known to cause mesothelioma and lung cancer.


  • Aberdeen Light and Power Company
  • Aberdeen Mill Company
  • Dakota Midland Hospital
  • Lincoln Hall
  • Northern Normal Industrial School
  • Northwestern Public Service Company
  • Risager Plumbing & Heating Company
  • Luke Hospital Power Plt


  • Brookings Municipal Light & Power
  • South Dakota State College
  • South Dakota State University


  • City Auditorium
  • Collins Hotel
  • Kanal Pine
  • Mount Marty Hospital Assoc
  • South Dakota State Hospital
  • Yankton Industrial Alcohol Corp
  • Yankton State Hosp