This article was published on April 5th, 2011
A large number of people traveling abroad each year suffer illness. Whilst holiday companies are under a duty to ensure that their customers’ accommodation is safe and hygienic, and that they are not exposed to the risk of illness or infection unfortunately this is not always the case.
Thorneycroft Solicitors is one of the UK’s leading holiday sickness solicitors. We have a specialist team who are experienced in handling holiday illness claims and who have a wealth of experience and knowledge across a wide range of illnesses on holiday including food poisoning, local water consumption and much more.
If a package holiday is booked in the UK but you or any member of your family are ill abroad a civil claim can usually be pursued here against the travel company. The claim for your illness abroad will include compensation for any of the following and more:
You may be able to claim for a range of different reasons, including:
Our solicitors have many years of experience in helping clients claim compensation for illness abroad and have the necessary expertise to maximise the amount of compensation awarded in what can often be a very complex claims process.
We offer a free initial interview in order to review your specific circumstances and assess the viability of your personal injury claim.
To speak to one of our specialist team call us now on FREEPHONE 0800 1979 345, or complete our simple enquiry form and we can call you back at a time to suit you.