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We’re proud of the work we do to bring tens of thousands of personal injury cases to a successful conclusion each year, refusing to represent insurance companies and only standing up for the rights of the injured and mistreated. Use the filters below to read the latest news from across Thompsons.

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Personal Injury

Unprecedented collaboration between 155+ lawyers and insurers protects claimants during coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis

An unprecedented collaboration between UK law firms and the insurance ...

Cross-industry collaboration launched to protect access to justice in wake of coronavirus (COVID-19)

Leading figures from the UK legal and insurance sectors are collaborat...

Windrush Review finds elements of institutional racism at the Home Office

The Windrush Lessons Learned Review has described the Home Office as d...

Road Traffic Accidents

Supreme Court rejects MiB attempt to appeal landmark ruling that supports road collision victims injured on private land

A final bid by the MiB to overturn a landmark Court of Appeal ruling t...

Court of Appeal finds against MiB in landmark case for road accident victim injured on private land

Court of Appeal has confirmed a High Court decision to extend compensa...

Case of the Week: Rear End Shunt Trial

Thompsons Solicitors secures compensation for Newcastle Upon Tyne clie...

Serious Injury

Thompsons’ commitment to brain injury survivors recognised with charity award

Thompsons Solicitors has been awarded the ‘Trustees’ Special Award’ by...

Thompsons Solicitors joins calls for greater awareness of brain injuries

Thompsons Solicitors is taking part in the first meeting of the West M...

Birmingham children severely burned by faulty fan win seven-year legal battle against Curry’s

Thompsons Solicitors acted for a family whose home caught fire due to ...

Asbestos Diseases

Social justice law firm’s asbestos litigation expertise highlighted with charity recognition

Expert asbestos law firm Thompsons Solicitors has been appointed to th...

Borehamwood family call for witnesses following asbestos death linked to Elstree Studios – “The Home of Star Wars”

The family of a painter’s labourer and stagehand who died as a result ...

Women account for one in six asbestos-related cancer deaths: hidden legacy of asbestos on women in the UK revealed

New data released by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) reveals wo...

Industrial Diseases

Women account for one in six asbestos-related cancer deaths: hidden legacy of asbestos on women in the UK revealed

New data released by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) reveals wo...

Wolverhampton man compensated after father’s asbestos-related death

Thompsons Solicitors helped Wolverhampton man Peter Hobbs with a compe...

Family of mesothelioma victim donate compensation to local hospice

The family of a Vicar who passed away due to mesothelioma have donated...

Medical Negligence

REVEALED: Spire Healthcare Group issues new patient recall - this time in Leeds

Private hospital group Spire Healthcare faces fresh allegations of all...

Thompsons Solicitors responds to the Independent Inquiry into Ian Paterson’s findings

Thompsons Solicitors responds to the Independent Inquiry into Ian Pate...

Thompsons Solicitors responds to Spire Healthcare’s investor update following Habib Rahman patient recall

Thompsons Solicitors responds to Spire Healthcare's Investor update fo...

Accidents at Work

Case of the Week: Dangerous Machinery

This case of the week looks at an accident at work, where an employer ...

Case of the Week: Supermarket Infection

Our client missed a year of work after they were forced to continue wo...

Case of the Week: Lone Working Can Cause Injury

In this week's Case of the Week our client injured their back at work,...

Case of the Week

Case of the week: Union member penalised for raising health and safety concerns

In this week’s case, Ben Diaz from Thompsons’ North West branch, acted...

Case of the Week: Defective Products

In this week's Case of the Week, we helped a family win compensation a...

Case of the Week: Delivering Justice

In this week's case of the week our solicitors successfully opposed so...

Our Firm News

Briefing on employer and employees' responsibilities in the wake of coronavirus (COVID-19) No. 5

As part of our ongoing briefings for trade unions and workers we addre...

Briefing on employer and employees’ responsibilities in the wake of coronavirus (COVID-19) No. 6

As part of our ongoing briefings for trade unions and workers we addre...

Social justice law firm’s asbestos litigation expertise highlighted with charity recognition

Expert asbestos law firm Thompsons Solicitors has been appointed to th...

Our Charity Work

Social justice law firm’s asbestos litigation expertise highlighted with charity recognition

Expert asbestos law firm Thompsons Solicitors has been appointed to th...

Thompsons’ commitment to brain injury survivors recognised with charity award

Thompsons Solicitors has been awarded the ‘Trustees’ Special Award’ by...

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