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Sol Palmeras, 2017

The International Personal Injury Team at Irwin Mitchell are concerned by recent reports of guests falling ill with gastric symptoms during holidays taken at the Sol Palmeras in Cuba in August 2017.

Despite positive reviews of the resort online, Irwin Mitchell have learnt of reports regarding holidaymakers who fell ill during their stay. One holidaymaker claims that some of the meat was “not kept refrigerated” while another claims that some of the food was “not hot at all” and “a lot of meat/burgers were undercooked”. Other holidaymakers report falling ill with gastric symptoms.

Gastric symptoms can range from mild diarrhoea to abdominal cramps and blood in stools. Having significant experience in assisting those unfortunate enough to contract gastric illness Irwin Mitchell know first-hand the potential long term effects that can be associated with such illness, with sometimes permanent long term complications arising such as Post infective Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS).

If you have also travelled to the Sol Palmeras in Cuba and subsequently fallen ill, Irwin Mitchell, who specialise in dealing with cases of such nature, would like to hear from you.

For more advice on making a holiday illness claim, contact us on 0800 056 0066 or complete our enquiry form and we will call you back.


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