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Polis Grand Hotel, October 2016

Irwin Mitchell have been contacted by a party of British holidaymakers who travelled to the Polis Grand Hotel in Greece in October 2016.

Two holidaymakers have had a confirmed diagnosis of Salmonella with one of them needing to be admitted to hospital for 5 days in Barcelona and there is a possibility of another 2 confirmed illnesses within this group.

Despite some positive reviews on Trip Advisor, the holidaymakers noticed that the food was not at the correct temperature that they would expect and that the food served at breakfast was uncovered.

Gastric symptoms can range from mild diarrhoea to abdominal cramps and blood in the stools. Having significant experience in assisting those unfortunate enough to contract gastric illness we 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 travelled to the Polis Grand Hotel and subsequently suffered from symptoms of gastric illness or sustained an injury, 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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