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Holiday accident & injury compensation claims - accident abroad

If your dream holiday turns into a nightmare due to accidents or injuries that were not your fault, Stephensons' holiday accident claims solicitors are here to help. Our experienced holiday injury claims solicitors understand the distressing impact that holiday accidents can have on victims and their families. Whether you slipped and fell at your hotel, or suffered an injury due to poisoning, our dedicated team is ready to fight for the compensation you deserve. With a proven track record of success and a client-centred approach, we are dedicated to making the process as easy and stress-free as possible for you. Contact us today to discuss your holiday accident claim and let us guide you towards a brighter future.

If you have sustained injuries on holiday or as a result of an accident or illness abroad, you may be able to claim compensation. Our specialist holiday injury claims lawyers can advise you whether you have sufficient evidence to bring such a claim. Call our holiday compensation solicitors on 0161 696 6235.

 

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Holiday accident claims

Our holiday accident claims solicitors deal with a number of different types of holiday injury compensation claims as a result of an accident or illness abroad, including:

  • Package holiday compensation claims
  • Airline accident claims
  • Cruise ship accident claims
  • Road traffic accidents involving foreign drivers
  • Food poisoning on holiday compensation
  • Claims for accidents occurring on holidays in the UK where the injured person lives abroad

What is a holiday accident & injury compensation claim?

A holiday accident & injury compensation claim refers to seeking compensation for injuries sustained while abroad that weren't your fault. It involves pursuing financial compensation for injury, pain and suffering, and any other losses you have incurred as a result of the accident or illness while on holiday.

Why choose our holiday accident and injury solicitors?

If you have suffered injury while on holiday, Stephensons are here to help. Our team of expert legal advisors can quickly assess your situation and determine if you have grounds for a compensation claim. If so, our experienced personal injury professionals will guide you through the process and help you claim the appropriate level of compensation.

We understand that every case is unique, and we work hard to tailor our services to the needs of our clients. With Stephensons you can rest assured that we will fight for your rights and seek the right compensation for your specific needs.

We believe in starting with a simple conversation, so even if you are unsure if you have grounds for a claim, give us a call on 0161 696 6235. Our friendly team will provide you with a free consultation and advise you on the best course of action.

You can trust in our expertise and track record of success. Our team was awarded 'Personal Injury/Clinical Negligence Team of the Year' and commended in The Times Best Law Firms, which is a testament to our dedication and knowledge in this field.

How can our holiday accident and injury solicitors help?

If you have experienced an accident or injury while on holiday, our team of dedicated solicitors are here to assist you. At Stephensons we understand the physical and emotional distress that can arise from such unfortunate incidents. Our holiday accident and injury compensation claims solicitors are well-versed in handling a wide range of cases, including slips and falls, swimming pool accidents, and more. We can provide you with expert legal advice, support, and representation to help you claim the compensation you deserve. Trust in our experience and commitment to fight for your rights and help you regain control of your life.

Can I claim for accident on holiday?

To make a claim for an accident that happened during your holiday, you must have been injured in an incident that was caused by someone else or their negligence. Get specialist legal advice to assess if you have a valid claim.

What happens if I have an accident abroad?

If you have an accident abroad, it will depend on the severity of the accident and the country you are in as to what happens next. You may need to seek medical assistance, contact emergency services, notify your travel insurance provider, and potentially deal with legal procedures. It is important to have appropriate travel insurance coverage and emergency contact information in case of such situations.

What to do if you have an accident on holiday?

If you have an accident on holiday that wasn't your fault, the first step is to ensure your safety and that of those around you. Seek medical attention immediately if necessary. Report the incident to the local authorities and your travel insurance company. Document any injuries, damages, or relevant details. Follow the instructions and guidance provided by medical professionals and insurance agents. If you want to make a legal claim for compensation, speak to a personal injury solicitor as soon as possible.

How long do I have to make a holiday accident claim?

The time limit for making a holiday accident claim can vary, depending on the circumstances of the accident and who is involved. In some cases, it may be advisable to make a claim as soon as possible to ensure the best chance of success. It is recommended to consult with a legal professional for specific advice regarding your situation.

How do I prove that someone else was at fault for my holiday accident?

To prove someone else was at fault for your holiday accident, you can gather evidence such as photographs, videos, or eyewitness statements from those present at the scene. Additionally, obtaining any applicable police reports, medical records, or documentation of the accident can help establish the other person's liability. You will usually need a report from a foreign expert advising on the local safety standards and whether they were breached.

Will I need to go to court if I make a holiday accident claim?

It is not always necessary to go to court if you make a holiday accident claim. Many claims are settled out of court through negotiation or alternative dispute resolution methods. However, if the parties fail to reach a settlement, the case may proceed to court for a decision.

How much compensation can I get for a holiday accident claim?

The amount of compensation you can receive for a holiday accident claim will depend on various factors, such as the severity of your injuries, the impact on your quality of life, and any financial losses incurred. It is best to consult with a personal injury lawyer who can assess your specific circumstances and provide an accurate estimate.

Contact our holiday accident and injury solicitors

If you believe you may be entitled to compensation for a holiday accident claim, don't hesitate to contact our experienced solicitors. Give us a call on 0161 696 6235 or fill out our convenient online enquiry form. Our team is ready to assist you in determining your eligibility for compensation and guiding you through the legal process.

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