Elmer W. Davis Incorporated was established in 1936 in Rochester, New York, by Elmer W. Davis. It is currently one of the largest roofing contractors in New York State. Prior to 1980, Elmer W. Davis also performed a large amount of pipe covering work. Asbestos was incorporated into dozens of materials utilized by Elmer W. Davis, including pipe covering, block insulation and insulating cement. Workers who handled materials that contained asbestos or worked in the vicinity of others who did are at high risk for developing an asbestos-related disease, such as mesothelioma.
Elmer W. Davis was also an authorized distributor of Philip Carey and Owens Corning brands of asbestos-containing insulating materials. Davis supplied asbestos-containing insulating materials to other local contractors, such as William Summerhays & Sons, Rochester Industrial Insulation and Keene Corporation. Asbestos-containing pipe covering installed by, or sold by, Elmer W. Davis was used throughout dozens of commercial and industrial sites throughout the Rochester area including
- Rochester Gas & Electric
- Xerox Webster
- University of Rochester
- Monroe Community College
- Strong Memorial Hospital
Our attorneys have gathered a vast amount of information concerning the type and variety of asbestos containing products to which our clients were exposed. If you or a loved one once worked for Elmer W. Davis and have been diagnosed with an asbestos-related disease such as mesothelioma, please contact us for a free case evaluation.