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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 drop in vehicle usage and mass layoffs, yet insurers pocket hundreds of millions in savings

While most of the UK licks its economic wounds, our head of personal i...

Litigation during lockdown: representing personal injury clients during the crisis

Thompsons’ head of personal injury strategy, Gerard Stilliard, explain...

Making a personal injury or workplace disease claim during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

We are still here during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic to suppor...

Road Traffic Accidents

Unprecedented drop in vehicle usage and mass layoffs, yet insurers pocket hundreds of millions in savings

While most of the UK licks its economic wounds, our head of personal i...

Admiral set to pay £164 million dividend in defiance of regulators as car insurance premiums soar

Shareholders in car insurance giant Admiral are set to get a bumper £1...

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...

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

Son of Mountain Ash woman searching for former colleagues after her asbestos death

Thompsons Solicitors is supporting a family’s search for former employ...

Retired Hull police officer appeals for help following cancer diagnosis

A retired police officer from Hull is appealing to his former colleagu...

Family of college art teacher search for answers after asbestos death

Read the asbestos appeal from the widow of former art teacher, John Si...

Industrial Diseases

Making a personal injury or workplace disease claim during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

We are still here during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic to suppor...

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...

Accidents at Work

Making a personal injury or workplace disease claim during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

We are still here during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic to suppor...

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

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

Thompsons Solicitors coronavirus (COVID-19) update

Thompsons Solicitors coronavirus (COVID-19) update ...

Thompsons Solicitors appoints national head of asbestos strategy

With more than 20 years’ experience as a specialist asbestos solicitor...

Litigation during lockdown: representing personal injury clients during the crisis

Thompsons’ head of personal injury strategy, Gerard Stilliard, explain...

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...

COVID-19 News

Thompsons Solicitors coronavirus (COVID-19) update

Thompsons Solicitors coronavirus (COVID-19) update ...

Unprecedented drop in vehicle usage and mass layoffs, yet insurers pocket hundreds of millions in savings

While most of the UK licks its economic wounds, our head of personal i...

Cancer diagnosis lag could limit access to justice for people with asbestos, warns law firm

As the nation marks Action Mesothelioma Day, a leading law firm fears ...

COVID-19 Briefings

Briefing on employer and employees responsibilities on returning to work in the wake of coronavirus (COVID-19) No.7

Briefing on employer and employees responsibilities on returning to wo...

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...