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Holiday Accident

If you have suffered an injury or loss as a result of any holiday accident, you could be entitled to make a claim for compensation.

Holiday Claims, a service provided by Irwin Mitchell are specialists in helping people who have suffered a holiday accident to secure the best possible compensation.

Many tourists and visitors overseas suffer a lot of inconvenience as a result of a holiday accident which was not their fault. They may suffer financial losses both whilst overseas and upon their return to the UK. As a result, we are helping thousands of clients secure compensation for their losses to ensure that they do not lose out due to the negligence of a third party.

Can I claim for my holiday accident?

We have expert legal advisors with specialist knowledge in foreign legal systems, meaning that we are in the best possible position to be able to advise you on your holiday accident claim.

We are one of the UK’s leading legal service providers, has handled a wide range of accident claims, securing significant compensation for thousands of satisfied clients.

We can advise you on any form of injury or illness whilst overseas.

Some of the common cases in which we have successfully agreed compensation settlements include:

Road Accidents.
If you were involved in a road traffic accident abroad, whether as a driver, passenger or pedestrian, you may be entitled to make a holiday accident claim. We can advise you on your position if you were involved in any road accident that was not your fault, including incidents involving your own car or a hired vehicle, coach or bus incident and bicycle or motorcycle accidents.

Trips, Slips and Falls.
Holiday accidents involving slips, trips or falls are unfortunate common occurrences and many of them are as a result of negligence on the part of a third party. We can advise you on any fall-related accident occurring in a public place. This can include hotels, restaurants, bars, airports, cruise liners and even pool-side areas.

Sporting Accidents.
We could also assist you in a claim for any sports related holiday accidents which occur as a result of third party negligence. This can include anything from swimming or beach sports through to adventure activities, skiing and watersports.

Can I bring my claim in the UK?

Depending on your circumstances, you may be able to bring your holiday accident claim in the UK, rather than in the country where the accident took place. In other cases, you may be able to choose where you would like to bring your claim to maximise your potential compensation settlement.

Our team of expert solicitors can advise you on the options available to you.

Is there a time limit on when I can claim?

We can help by providing you with an initial free consultation. Contact us today and see if we can support your claim on a no win no fee basis.  There may be a time limit on when you can make your claim, so get in touch with us immediately so that we can advise you in respect of your claim.

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"We were very happy with the outcome of our case, especially as we were initially offered nothing from the Tour Operator. Irwin Mitchell were very professional throughout and we are very happy with the outcome."

Chris and Michael, Worksop