The interests of Fire Brigades Union (FBU) members and their families are protected by a comprehensive package of legal services.
The FBU legal service is provided in England and Wales by Thompsons, the UK’s only law firm uniquely dedicated trade unions.
Because you give 100%, we make sure you always get 100%.
FBU members using the legal service provided by Thompsons keep 100% of their compensation – whatever the injury and however complex the claim. By comparison, claims companies and high street law firms will take up to 25% of your damages.
FBU members benefit from the following legal services as part of their union scheme:
- Personal injury at or away from work, on holiday or on the roads
- Serious injury including brain and spinal cord injuries
- Industrial disease or illness
- Special terms for clinical negligence
- Employment law (accessed through the FBU)
- Criminal injury claims
Thompsons also provides a variety of legal services to FBU members and their families, as well as for retired members, including free basic wills for members and special terms for Lasting Powers of Attorney, re-mortgaging and conveyancing and Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) Claims.
For more information, call the FBU on 0808 100 6061.
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