Holiday Sickness Claims Solicitors in Manchester

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Have you or a member of your family been unfortunate to suffer an accident or illness on holiday?

Our Holiday Sickness Solicitors are able to support you if you have suffered because of negligence. Also, there is no financial risk to you as our holiday sickness claims are funded by a No Win, No Fee agreement.

What are Holiday Sickness Claims?

An illness abroad can cause serious health problems, as well as ruin a holiday.

Many of the most common holiday illnesses are completely avoidable if proper health and safety rules are followed. Tour operators, hotels, restaurants and other service providers have a duty of care to you as a customer.

Holiday sickness claims can be made for a number of different conditions caused by a failure by these parties to make sure that all necessary steps have been taken to ensure your safety.

What types of holiday sickness can I claim for?

The most common holiday sickness conditions are:

  • Food poisoning, including gastroenteritis, e-coli and salmonella
  • Norovirus
  • Legionnaires’ disease
  • Bacterial infection
  • Typhoid

How much can I claim for being sick on holiday?

The amount you can claim will depend on the specific details of your case and the nature and severity of your illness. Mild food poisoning on holiday involving stomach pain, cramps and diarrhoea continuing for several days would, on average, settle for between £700 and £3,000.

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    How long do holiday sickness claims take?

    The process can take slightly longer than a claim within the UK, as your tour operator legally has 6 months to investigate your claim internally. As a guide, the average length of a holiday claim is around 18 months; although this can be reduced if there are multiple cases of sickness in the same resort.

    Does travel insurance cover food poisoning?

    If you suffer from severe food poisoning, the doctor may recommend that you stay in a hospital for a few days or a week. As a result, your medical bills may add up to thousands of pounds.

    A travel insurance policy does not only provide compensation for medical fees; it also enables you to recover your lost travel investment. However, the insurance only covers the costs incurred and does not compensate you for the loss of enjoying your holiday.

    How long does a travel insurance claim take?

    How long does it typically take travel insurance companies to pay a claim? It will depend on the type of your claim. But generally, once you have provided your travel insurer with all the necessary documentation, you should receive an outcome within 10 to 14 business days. If you wish to pursue a claim for compensation against the holiday company then we recommend you get in touch with our experts at Treadstone Law.

    Can Treadstone Law help me claim for a Holiday Sickness?

    If you have become sick on holiday, our solicitors may be able to help you claim compensation.

    Whether your holiday was in the UK or abroad, we can help you to claim relevant compensation. Depending on the type of incident involved, all you need to do is speak to us.

    We have been instrumental in helping our clients claim significant sums for both accidents and illnesses whilst on holiday.

    Our Holiday Sickness Claims expert solicitors are able to support people who have suffered because of illness abroad.

    Call us on 0161 490 8960 so we can provide you with expert legal advice at no cost to you.

    Our Holiday Sickness Claims are funded by a No Win, No Fee agreement. This means there is no financial risk to you.

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    Why Treadstone Law?

    Our civil litigation department has over 20 years’ experience and a high success rate in making claims for clients like you against people who have wronged you (subject to approval we can act for you on a NO WIN NO FEE* basis).

    Your claim for personal injury could get you the compensation you may be eligible for. As part of our process, we will need to see your supporting evidence straight away and asses the contents.

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    TrustScore 4.7 out of 5
    Client Testimonials

    Over 10 years of winning our cases!

    "I have used Treadstone law for myself and my family over the last 10 years , they are a very good company and always win our cases!"

    Mr B Bojang / Manchester

    Highly recommended

    "Very satisfied with the outcome of my claim. Everything was explained to me in an easy to understand way. My solicitor was very friendly and approachable. Highly recommended."

    Paul / Manchester

    Professional, efficient and effective.

    "I have dealt with Treadstone Law on several occasions and have always found them to be professional, efficient and effective. I would highly recommend them."

    Mr N Cahill / London

    Utmost skill and professionalism.

    "When the dentist ruined my teeth Treadstone Law handled my claim for dental negligence with utmost skill and professionalism. I was able to recover damages sufficient to rectify the carnage inflicted on me by the dentist."

    Dominic Walker

    Invaluable in getting me the result

    "Recently had Stuart represent me during a difficult period. He was excellent at communicating with me throughout, and clearly has a lot of knowledge. Stuart put it in a way I could understand which made my ability to be properly involved so much easier. His advice was invaluable in getting me the result, but his personable manner was the reason I chose him to represent me. I have already passed him on to several friends and a family member, with all positive feedback."

    Ben Nolan

    Couldn't me more pleased with the result

    "I was a bit worried at first having never made a claim, but Stuart really knows what he's doing and looked after my case from start to finish. Couldn't be more pleased with the result and the way it was handled."

    Mr B. Worsley

    Goes above and beyond!

    "I have dealt with Treadstone law twice. On both occasions I recieved much more than I was expecting financially. The service levels recieved at Treastone law and more specifically Stuart was exceptional.. Stuart goes above and beyond! He was in touch at every point throughout the process and I would highly recommend him!"

    MR C Bowman

    "Treadstone delivered timely and accurate legal advice which helped me enormously and directly lead me to winning my case."

    Mr B / Manchester

    "Treadstone Law were recommend to me, they took the case on very quickly spoke to all witnesses within 48 hours and even met me at the scene of the accident so that I could walk them through what happened."

    Miss S / Oldham

    "Fantastic customer service, speedy resolution to my case, Stuart and Shu were friendly and knowledgeable."

    Mrs H / Bury

    "My wife was recently involved in a quite serious car crash, thankfully she wasn’t seriously injured but the car was totally destroyed, Stuart and his team handled everything from day one, from getting the pay-out for the car to dealing with the injury claim in an extremely professional and compassionate manner, he kept in contact with us at every step of the process and managed to sort everything out in under 12 weeks. I would recommend Treadstone Law to anyone that has had an accident, excellent service and total professionals."

    Mr Howard / Manchester

    "My solicitors have worked really hard to win my case. I am really pleased with the services provided. I would definitely recommend Treadstone to friends and family in the future. Thanks again."

    Mrs M / Cheshire

    “I was inundated by phone calls from dodgy companies telling me to put a claim in, but a colleague recommended Treadstone Law. I gave them a call and was astonished that, nine months later, I got a cheque for £4,700. Brilliant result!”

    Mr S / Wythenshawe

    “My son was injured at a holiday club. Treadstone Law came out to see me the same day I contacted them, and the solicitor who showed a real interest in the case. He explained it all well and was really nice to my son who was a bit frightened as he thought he was in trouble . We went to the scene of the accident and he did a full report taking loads of photos . This was really important as the play scheme moved all the incriminating evidence the next day.”

    Miss C / Cheshire

    “I had a simple road traffic accident and I was astonished when my solicitor called me and said she has settled my case for £13,000. I was very happy with the customer service that I received from Treadstone Law. They were always happy to help me with any questions I had and made me feel so welcome when I visited their offices. I will recommend my friends and family to use them if they require legal services.”

    Mrs O / Manchester

    “I was treated as a real human being by Treadstone Law. I was asked how I was, and the Solicitor did more than I had come in for, as I asked his advice about several other things. He answered all my questions and advised me what I should do, or what he would do if it were him. He made up for a lack of sensitivity shown by another solicitor’s firm, who treated me like a cash cow, were mercenary and lacked empathy. Unfortunately, I still have to deal with these solicitors, but not for long hopefully. Thank you again, and I will recommend you. Treadstone Law have restored my faith in solicitors!”

    Mrs D / Manchester

    “I was very impressed with the service I received, from the start of my claim to completion.”

    Mr S / Bolton