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Accidents and Illness Abroad Claims

Holiday tour operators are responsible for ensuring all contractual obligations to customers are met, whether by the tour operator themselves or external suppliers.

You may be able to claim compensation from the tour operator if you have been involved in an accident or become ill whilst on a package holiday abroad.

Some examples of failure to carry out their obligations may include:

  • Food poisoning
  • Road accidents
  • Bacterial infections
  • Skiing and sporting injuries
  • Slips, trips or falls
  • Terrorist incidents
  • Legionnaires’ disease

Accidents and illnesses abroad can happen for all sorts of reasons, so if you can’t find yours listed above get in touch and we will be happy to discuss your individual case.

We understand how stressful the experience can be, so our aim is to give you clear legal advice in a plain and simple language. Customer service is our priority and we are well known for treating our clients with dignity, respect and compassion.  

Accidents and Illness Abroad: Frequently Asked Questions

Who can make a claim?

Anyone who has been involved in an accident or taken ill abroad may be eligible for compensation. You can make a claim whether you were out of the country on holiday on your own, as part of a group or during an organised trip.

What accidents and illnesses abroad can I make claims for?

We deal with a wide range of accidents and illnesses, some of which are listed above. This is not an exhaustive list, so please contact our team if you have had an accident or illness abroad that is not mentioned and you think you may be eligible to make a claim.

What happens when I make a claim for an accident or illness abroad?

As soon as you contact us, our experienced team will discuss your experience in more detail and will advice you on the prospects of success of your claim as well as will answer any questions you may have. Once you have instructed us our team will begin the investigation and will collate the relevant evidence and will keep you updated on the progress on the investigation. Upon the completion of the investigation we will send the allegations to the defendant if appropriate and will start the litigation process.

How much compensation could I receive?

The amount of compensation you could receive for an accident or illness abroad claim depends on a range of different factors, such as the severity of your condition and its long-term impact on your life, psychological trauma or any financial losses incurred by yourself or family members.

How long do I have to make an accident or illness abroad claim?

The time period you have to make a claim for compensation depends on the country in which your accident or illness happened. We would always recommend that you make a claim as soon as possible so our lawyers can begin the process promptly and help you receive the compensation you deserve.

To talk to us about an accident or illness abroad, get in touch.

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