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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

Case of the Week: Car Park Slip

Our Case of the Week focuses on our client who slipped over while atte...

Case of the Week: Fall on the Footpath

In this week's 'Case of the Week', we highlight how our personal injur...

Case of the Week: Tripping in the Street

Our client claimed compensation after the local council failed to fix ...

Road Traffic Accidents

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...

Case of the Week: Pedestrian Crossing Collision

This week's Case of the Week focuses on our trade union client who suf...

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

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...

Wife of telephone engineer appeals for information following husband’s asbestos-related death

The wife of a former telephone engineer in Newcastle appeals to her la...

Scunthorpe man suffering from asbestos-related cancer searches for former Drax Power Station colleagues in his hunt for answers

A Lincolnshire man diagnosed with a fatal asbestos disease is appealin...

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

Outcry as General Election delays outcome of crucial inquiry into Ian Paterson scandal

The independent inquiry to investigate rogue surgeon, Ian Paterson, ha...

Teaching assistant “lost 13 years of her life” to controversial vaginal mesh implant

Beverly Burrows, a teaching assistant left in substantial pain after h...

Mesh lives matter - Vaginal Mesh Rally on Thursday 9 May 2019

Thompsons Solicitors supports the Sling The Mesh vaginal mesh rally on...

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

Thompsons’ commitment to brain injury survivors recognised with charity award

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

Thompsons Solicitors ranked as leading lawyers for the second year running in The Times’ Best Law Firms Report

Thompsons Solicitors has been ranked as leading lawyers for the second...

Living Wage Accredited-status awarded to Thompsons Solicitors

Thompsons has secured official accreditation from the Living Wage Foun...

Our Charity Work

Thompsons’ commitment to brain injury survivors recognised with charity award

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