Action on Asbestos is the largest asbestos, industrial injury and disease charity in Scotland. Its services are free to anyone in Scotland diagnosed with an asbestos or industrial disease.
Its network is built up of NHS doctors and nurses, trade unions, the Scottish government, third sector organisations and legal professionals to provide a service that benefits individuals and families suffering from asbestos and industrial disease.
Thompsons’ offices based in Scotland work closely with Action on Asbestos to raise awareness and take action against the deadly fibre. The firm campaigns with Action on Asbestos to remove asbestos from schools and public buildings, and also provides legal support to victims and their families. People affected by asbestos in England and Wales, but now live in Scotland, can also gain support through the connection to Thompsons’ offices based in those regions.
Visit the Action on Asbestos website here.