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30th November 2015Thompsons NI Solicitors relaunches its website
Thompsons NI Solicitors, an associated office of Thompsons Solicitors in Northern Ireland, has relaunched its website to provide people with access to information and support on a range of legal services.
26th November 2015Family of mesothelioma victim awarded six figure compensation
The family of a mechanical fitter who died from mesothelioma has received a six figure compensation payment.
25th November 2015Chancellor uses insurance mistruths to justify brutal attack on injured people’s right to representation
Chancellor announces small claims limit is to increase from £1,000 to £5,000
24th November 2015CBBC programme set to raise awareness of life after brain injury
Thompsons Solicitors brain injury client, Adam McQuillan to feature in CBBC programme, My Life as he continues on his route to recovery
24th November 2015Retail giant forced to pay out over black ice injury
Cardiff Marks and Spencer pays compensation to shopper who slipped on ice
18th November 2015The introduction of tribunal fees brings payment into to the heart of the justice system
Thompsons Solicitors' chief executive Stephen Cavalier has appeared before the House of Commons Justice Select Committee to make the case against the last government's introduction of tribunal fees, which have seriously impeded access to justice fees by putting claimants' ability to pay at the heart of the justice system.
18th November 2015Explosion at Cardiff Steel Factory leaves five workers injured and two missing
Firefighters were called to the Celsa Manufacturing plant in Splott, Cardiff at 10.30am on Wednesday 18 November following an explosion.
17th November 2015£1 million compensation secured for man left partially paralysed by medical negligence
Simple MRI scan would have avoided the life-altering injuries suffered
13th November 2015Unfairly dismissed over a text - Unite Legal Services wins case for member
Radford HMY Group Limited has been ordered to pay compensation for unfairly dismissing a Unite member over a text just one day after offering him voluntary redundancy.
27th October 2015Ex-prison Officer Awarded Damages Following Career-ending Ice Slip
Thompsons Solicitors secures compensation for POA member
26th October 2015Firefighter wins landmark case for unfair dismissal
A former firefighter of 21 years has successfully won her case for unfair dismissal with the support of the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) and Thompsons Solicitors.
22nd October 2015Lord Dyson slams false ‘compensation culture’
The UK's perceived compensation culture is not representative of the UK court system according to Lord Dyson
19th October 2015North East service remembers those who have lost their lives on the road
On Sunday 02 November, the North East will remember victims of car collisions
15th October 2015NUT member receives compensation after honeymoon was ruined
Thompsons Solicitors has secured compensation for a teacher who contracted salmonella while honeymooning in Antigua.
9th October 2015Unite member secures compensation following serious road traffic accident
A grandfather from Manchester has secured compensation with the backing of Thompsons Solicitors and Unite Legal Services after he seriously injured his leg in a road traffic accident.
8th October 2015Faulty machine and lack of training leaves worker with permanent nerve damage
Thompsons Solicitors and Unite Legal Services have secured £5,750 in compensation for a production operative who damaged his hand in an accident at work.
6th October 2015London cyclist suffers critical injuries following a collision with a lorry
A 53-year-old cyclist has suffered critical injuries after being involved in a collision with a Tesco lorry on London's Old Street on Sunday afternoon.
2nd October 2015Unite member compensated after suffering back injury at work
A man from Bradford who suffered an acute back injury following an accident at work has secured more than £6,000 in compensation.
25th September 2015Patients suffering from side effects after being implanted with TVT mesh are being urged to come forward and seek legal advice
Leading medical negligence law firm, Thompsons Solicitors is urging any woman suffering pain after undergoing trans-vaginal tape surgery to seek legal advice, amid reports that hundreds of women had reported adverse health reactions.
25th September 2015Pathologist under investigation for botched cervical biopsies
A pathologist is under investigation by the General Medical Council (GMC) for mistakes made in diagnosing cancer from cervical screening tests.
18th September 2015Jackson’s recommendations for a new bill of costs are complicated and expensive
Thompsons Solicitors has given its response to the recommendations put forward by the Hutton Committee on a new bill of costs format.
17th September 2015Family appeal for information from workers of Cardiff warehouse following asbestos death
Family of Cardiff mesothelioma victim appeal for information
7th September 2015Fire Brigade Union member receives £108,000 in compensation after accident on duty
A firefighter from Louth, Lincolnshire has received £108,000 in compensation after an accident at work left him with a permanent shoulder injury.
4th September 2015Thompsons Solicitors launches dedicated industrial diseases website
Thompsons Solicitors has launched a dedicated new microsite to provide information and support to people affected by industrial diseases.