Category Archives: Compensation

Contracted Legionnaires Disease while on Holiday?

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Claiming Compensation for Legionnaires Disease on Holiday Poor conditions at your hotel, resort or cruise ship can lead to you and your family contracting Legionnaires’ disease while on holiday. The two main factors that help Legionella spread are a water temperature between 20 and 45°C and a food source in the water for bacteria such as […]

I have had an accident at work

Blog: I have had an accident at work

Accidents at work are unfortunately extremely common.  According to the Health and Safety Executive, as many as 1.4 million working people suffered a work related illness or accident in 2017/18.  Furthermore, 30.7 million working days were lost due to work related illness and 144 people were killed at work. There are a wide variety of […]

Is your Rented Property Affected by Damp?

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Can I claim against my Landlord for damp in my property? If your rented property is in a state of disrepair and this disrepair has caused damp and you have suffered as a consequence then it is perfectly possible to pursue your Landlord to carry out repairs so that you can properly enjoy your property. […]

E. coli ’caused Egypt hotel couple’s deaths’

e coli bacteria caused death of a couple on holiday in Egypt

Death of a British couple in Egypt caused by E. Coli virus Egyptian authorities declare that E. coli caused the death of a British couple who died after falling ill at a holiday resort in Egypt. John and Susan Cooper, from Burnley, Lancashire, died in Hurghada on 21 August 2018.  Their bodies were released by […]

Accidents and Illnesses on Holiday | Treadstone Law Solicitors

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Accidents and Illnesses on Holiday With the holiday season drawing to a close, accidents and illnesses on holiday remain an issue. Whether you choose to holiday in the UK or abroad, each year there are numerous people who have been unable to fully enjoy their break away due to an accident or illness. If you […]

Holiday Compensation Claim

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Each year we help a large number of holiday makers receive compensation for their holidays which have been spoilt by either an accident or illness due to no fault of their own. Holiday Compensation Claim Having invested a lot, both in terms of time and money, in their holidays, the last thing anyone wants or needs is […]

Egypt holiday compensation claim | Nightmare holiday

Egypt holiday compensation

Getting sick in a foreign country is upsetting. Especially, if you are somewhere unfamiliar dealing with doctors and nurses who may not speak your language. In more serious cases, it can have also a significant effect on your finances. Your Provider’s Obligations Your all-inclusive holiday provider must follow package holiday regulations. Therefore, they have a […]

Poor hotel hygiene in Turkey resulting in sickness

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Spent more time in the bathroom than on the beach while on holiday in Turkey? If poor hygiene in your hotel in Turkey has left you or your loved ones suffering from food poisoning or any other issue, you may be entitled to claim compensation. When you book a package holiday you are covered by […]

Holiday food poisoning resulted in £10,000 compensation

Barbecue holiday food poisoning

Holiday food poisoning dangers – barbeque The risk of suffering a bout of food poisoning from a barbecue on holiday comes as a result of two main problems. The first one is undercooked meat. The second is the transfer of germs from raw meat to food that’s already been cooked and is ready to eat. […]

Majorca Holiday ruined by food poisoning? Claim Compensation

Majorca holiday ruined by food poisoning

Majorca holiday ruined by food poisoning We recently took instructions from ‘Ms H’ from Urmston who had been on holiday to Majorca, Spain. She was on an expensive all-inclusive package which was her first family holiday with her children. Unfortunately, Ms H contracted food poisoning as a consequence of eating badly cooked meat at the […]