The majority of people's annual holiday is the
biggest investment they make in the year. After months of saving,
planning and anticipation it can be extremely traumatic to suffer
an injury on holiday, and even more so if the injury in question
was caused by another party being negligent.
As with most other cases of personal injury, it is possible to
claim compensation in these circumstances (holiday accident). If
the holiday accident was sustained overseas then the legal
situation immediately becomes more complex, and, for this reason,
it becomes vital to seek the help of a lawyer in the
Essential Elements of All Injury Claims
In every personal injury claim there are two important facts
which have to be established:
The first is that an accident, event
or course of events caused an injury to you. This will usually be
ascertained via medical examination and is therefore the simplest
part of any claim.
The second fact is that the accident
in question happened as a result of somebody else's
In the majority of cases of a holiday accident, this will be
equally obvious and claimants are often surprised to find that a
third party which vociferously denies responsibility in the
immediate aftermath of an event becomes much more amenable once
legal action is raised.
It is true that the majority of cases are settled out-of-court
when the other party realises it will be futile and expensive to
argue their corner. That's why it's imperative that the
services of a personal injury lawyer in the relevant jurisdiction
should be retained. Often, the simple fact that you are pursuing a
claim with professional help will be enough to win the compensation
When you, or someone you love, has been seriously injured by an
individual or company that has acted negligently, you need to take
action. Our experienced personal injury lawyers are specialised in
ensuring that the party responsible compensate you accordingly for
the physical, mental and financial damages suffered following a
The initial consultation is completely free and you are under no
obligation to instruct us. Our promise is to offer you our legal
advice, based on our extensive experience in these matters, and
evaluate whether you have a valid claim.
The content of this article is intended to provide a general
guide to the subject matter. Specialist advice should be sought
about your specific circumstances.
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