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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 welcomes judgment supporting accommodation funding for seriously injured

A landmark Court of Appeal judgment has ruled that victims of serious ...

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...

Asbestos Diseases

“No one should die from working hard” Beverley man’s family appeal for information after asbestos disease death

The family of a man from East Riding of Yorkshire are appealing to his...

Thompsons supports Mesothelioma UK’s Patient and Carer Day with sponsorship

Thompsons Solicitors is sponsoring the immunotherapy session of Mesoth...

Industrial Diseases

Thompsons supports Mesothelioma UK’s Patient and Carer Day with sponsorship

Thompsons Solicitors is sponsoring the immunotherapy session of Mesoth...

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...

Medical Negligence

Woman “still in pain more than two years on” by under-fire Derby gynaecologist

Thompsons Solicitors is representing a woman injured by a gynaecologis...

Thompsons Solicitors criticises government’s failure to act on recommendations made in the First Do No Harm report

Thompsons Solicitors is criticising the government’s lack of action to...

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 team goes the extra mile for Meso UK

Members of the team at Thompsons Solicitors collectively cycled 165 mi...

Thompsons Solicitors appoints first female chief executive

Social justice law firm, Thompsons Solicitors, has appointed its first...

Our Charity Work

Thompsons team goes the extra mile for Meso UK

Members of the team at Thompsons Solicitors collectively cycled 165 mi...

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...