Claim for holiday illness compensation with other holidaymakers

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Claim for holiday illness compensation with other holidaymakers

If your holiday abroad has been ruined by an outbreak of illness, you could be entitled to bring a claim for compensation with other holidaymakers at your hotel.

The most common causes of illness in package holiday hotels are food poisoning and contaminated swimming pool and drinking water. This often means that if you have fallen ill on holiday, it is likely that other holidaymakers will be suffering similar symptoms.

How can I bring a group holiday illness claim?

If your holiday has been ruined by illness on a package holiday in the past 3 years, you will be entitled to bring a claim against your tour operator on your return to the UK.

By making a group holiday illness claim, it becomes much more difficult for your tour operator to deny liability for the outbreak of illness.

At Your Holiday Claims, our experienced holiday claims solicitors regularly help groups of holidaymakers claim the compensation they deserve after widespread outbreak in package hotels around the world.

The first thing we would recommend is that you report your illness to the tour operator representative at your hotel. They should fill out a sickness form to document your illness. Ask them for a copy of this as it can be used to support your claim.

We would also recommend speaking to other British holidaymakers who have been affected by the illness at your hotel. By exchanging contact details, you can agree to pass on your claim to the same solicitor on your return home.

Will making a group claim affect the compensation I receive?

Even though your claim is brought as part of a group, the expert solicitors at Your Holiday Claims will still negotiate settlement based on the individual circumstances of your case.

The holiday illness compensation you receive will still be dependent on the severity of your illness, the number of days lost of your holiday and any out of pocket expenses you incurred.

At Your Holiday Claims, our goal is to achieve the best possible settlement for each individual case we handle.

By bringing your claim as a group, you will have many other holidaymakers to back up your claim, which can reduce the time it takes for you to receive the compensation you deserve.

Speak to the group holiday claims specialists at Your Holiday Claims

At Your Holiday Claims, our dedicated solicitors have over 50 years combined experience in travel law and have helped hundreds of people across the UK bring group holiday claims against their tour operator.

To find out how we can help you make a group holiday illness claim, call our experts on 0330 100 2851.

Or simply complete our quick holiday illness form and one of our holiday claims advisors will be in touch with you shortly.

Get in touch with one of our team

If you would like more information on how to make a claim for holiday illness, or would like some advice to determine if you could have a successful claim, speak to our team of professional experts who cover a wide range of legal matters, from loss of income due to holiday illness to serious injury claims. Contact us today on 0330 100 2851.

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If you or any members of your family have fallen ill on holiday in the last 3 years, or been involved in an accident abroad, you may be entitled to compensation and we are here to help.

So start the process today by calling our holiday claims experts on 0330 100 2851, or simply complete the online contact form below to arrange a quick call-back. We look forward to helping you.
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Trevor and I would like to take this opportunity to thank you and your team who helped us in our successful claim. It is such a relief to be able to now put this behind us. Many thanks for all your hard work and for all you have done for us.
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Claim for holiday illness compensation with other holidaymakers