CALL US TODAY 0800 0 224 224

Legal Guides and Resources

We have a variety of informative guides and resources that, while no substitute for advice from one of our experts, help explain the different types of personal injury claims and provide information on employment law matters.

We also provide introductory guides to UK employment law for trade union members, their representatives and officials.

Read, download or print our selection of factsheets and useful resources, developed by our expert teams here.

Filter By:

POA: Making A Claim For Industrial Disease

Thompsons Solicitors details the different types of industrial diseases and how POA members may be at risk.

Helping patients access Keytruda treatment

This booklet contains information for healthcare professionals and patients affected by mesothelioma about how to access Pembrolizumab (marketed as “Keytruda”) – a treatment not currently available on the NHS.

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning: Fact sheet

This fact sheet contains need-to-know information about the dangers of carbon monoxide.

Chemical Poisoning: Fact sheet

Every day millions of workers are exposed to chemicals in the workplace. This fact sheet contains useful information about what to do if you've been affected by chemical poisoning.

Occupational Asthma: Fact sheet

Occupational asthma is a condition caused by exposure to certain substances in a person’s working environment. Learn more.

Silicosis: Fact sheet

Learn more about silicosis, an occupational respiratory disease most commonly associated with the mining, quarrying, construction, pottery and sandblasting industries.

Industrial diseases: Introduction to claiming compensation

This booklet contains useful information about making a claim for industrial diseases such as deafness, HAVS, silicosis, latex allergies and dermatitis.

Asbestos Diseases: Introduction to claiming compensation

This publication contains information and expert advice about making a claim for compensation following an asbestos-disease diagnosis, including mesothelioma claims.

ASLEF: Membership Legal Cover

ASLEF members using the union legal service from Thompsons Solicitors keep 100% of their compensation – whatever the injury, however complex the claim.