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We only ever advise those who have been injured and never those responsible for causing injuries - or their insurers.


We provide a range of legal guides and resources. While no substitute for advice from our experts, these guides will help you to understand your rights and navigate a claim, if you choose to progress with one.

 

Trade union members can find additional guidance relating to employment issues on our dedicated trade union website

 

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Personal Injury

Ankle injury compensation claims

Ankle injury compensation claims

If you have suffered an ankle injury that wasn’t your fault, our personal injury lawyers can help you claim compensation.

A guide to your personal injury case

A guide to your personal injury case

This guide contains important information about your personal injury case.

How many personal injury claims go to court?

How many personal injury claims go to court?

Find out how many personal injury claims go to court in England and Wales, and what happens when they do.

Road Traffic Accidents

A guide to road traffic accident cases

A guide to road traffic accident cases

This guide contains information about road traffic accident cases.

Common causes of road traffic accidents

Common causes of road traffic accidents

Road traffic collisions are a common cause of personal injury, but the majority can be prevented. Read more on the causes of RTAs and how to avoid them.

Support for families of fatal road accident victims

Support for families of fatal road accident victims

Losing a loved one in a road traffic accident is a highly traumatic experience for families. Here’s how we can offer support through the claims process.

Serious Injury

How to support someone with a brain injury

How to support someone with a brain injury

Thompsons' serious injury lawyer Lisa Gunner shares her advice on how to support someone with a brain injury.

A guide to brain injury cases

A guide to brain injury cases

This guide contains information about brain injury cases.

A guide to spinal injury cases

A guide to spinal injury cases

This guide contains information about spinal injury cases.

Asbestos Diseases

A guide to asbestos disease cases

A guide to asbestos disease cases

This guide contains information about asbestos disease cases.

Asbestos statistics and facts UK

Asbestos statistics and facts UK

Statistics and facts about asbestos in the UK, including asbestosis disease and mesothelioma statistics.

The truth about asbestos: tackling common misunderstandings

The truth about asbestos: tackling common misunderstandings

The use of asbestos was banned in the UK more than 20 years ago, but it is still responsible for thousands of serious illnesses and deaths every year. Find out more.

Industrial Diseases

A guide to industrial diseases cases

A guide to industrial diseases cases

This guide contains information about industrial diseases cases.

Chemical poisoning: factsheet

Chemical poisoning: factsheet

Learn more about chemical poisoning, how and where it can happen, and how our specialist lawyers can help you make a claim for an industrial disease.

Silicosis: factsheet

Silicosis: factsheet

Our specialist legal team has helped many people with an industrial disease, including silicosis, get compensation and support for their illness.

Medical Negligence

Claiming compensation for death caused by medical negligence

Claiming compensation for death caused by medical negligence

If a loved one has died as a result of medical negligence, you can make a claim for compensation.

Bladder cancer compensation claims

Bladder cancer compensation claims

Our personal injury solicitors can help you claim compensation for bladder cancer.

MRSA compensation claims

MRSA compensation claims

If you have contracted MRSA due to substandard care, our medical negligence solicitors can help you claim compensation.

Accidents at Work

I had an accident at work, what are my rights?

I had an accident at work, what are my rights?

If you’ve had an accident at work in the UK and want to know what your rights are, read this guide by our legal experts.

A guide to accident at work cases

A guide to accident at work cases

This guide contains information about accident at work cases.

A guide to strain injury cases

A guide to strain injury cases

This guide contains information about strain injury cases.

More Legal Services

Guide to whistleblowing in the UK

Guide to whistleblowing in the UK

Read our legal guide to whistleblowing in the UK to find out what counts as whistleblowing and when you are protected by law.

A guide to negotiating a settlement agreement

A guide to negotiating a settlement agreement

Can you negotiate a settlement agreement? Our expert settlement agreement solicitors answer this question and more in this guide. Take a look:

How to legally change your name

How to legally change your name

Do you need to understand your options for changing your name? Read Thompsons Solicitors guide to learn how to legally change your name.