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WHAT IS AN ACCIDENT ABROAD?

Whilst the name might suggest otherwise, accidents abroad are not just limited to physical accidents. They include any holiday or work related accidents, injuries or illnesses which happen in a foreign country. No matter the cause, First4lawyers can help you make a claim for an accident abroad on a no win no fee basis.

Hotel accident
Hotel Accidents

Accidents in the hotel, no matter how they occur, can alter your holiday significantly.

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Holiday illness
Holiday Illness

Holiday illnesses can be caused by contaminated food or water, but when you are abroad it can seem much worse.

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Road accident
Road Accidents Abroad

Collisions and the like can happen abroad due to poor road conditions or bad driving from other motorists.

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Winter sports
Winter Sports

Winter sports injuries can occur during skiing, snowboarding and other such winter activities.

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Why Choose First4lawyers?

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Every year, we help thousands of people make claims after suffering an injury or accident that wasn't their fault

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We were named Claims Management Firm of the Year for two years in a row

We work with a carefully selected panel of solicitors who are experts in injury and accident claims

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We are the UK's largest independent personal injury firm.

The Facts About Accidents Abroad

17,000

According to the latest figures from the Gov.uk website, over 17,000 UK residents needed help from the Foreign and Commonwealth office whilst abroad in 2014/15.

(Source: Gov.uk)

3,000

Over 3,000 people were hospitalised abroad in the same year.

(Source: Gov.uk)

What would you like to know about accidents abroad?

Who can I claim against?

When on holiday abroad you are ultimately entrusting your safety to the tour operator that you booked your holiday through. If you’ve suffered an accident or food poisoning in a hotel then the tour operator or hotel owners will be held responsible for your safety and well-being... Read more

How long do I have to make a claim?

Making sure that you recover from the accident should be your first and most important step. Typically with most personal injury claims there is a 3 year window... Read more

Are there any exceptions to making an accident abroad claim?

If your holiday was booked as a package deal, and your accident/illness occurred as a result of negligence then you may have a claim... Read more

Do I need travel insurance to claim for an accident abroad?

You do not need travel insurance to make a claim for an accident abroad. Although, if you do have travel insurance you may be able to make a claim through your insurance provider... Read more

Do you have any more questions? 

How much compensation will I get?

First4Lawyers will find the right lawyer for you. We only work with the most experienced lawyers to ensure you get the maximum compensation you deserve, the justice you are looking for and help in making a full recovery.

How can First4lawyers help you?

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We can help you to make a compensation claim on a No Win No Fee basis

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We'll take all the stress out of making your claim by having one of our specialists there for advice every step of the way

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We can help you to recover whatever you have lost financially while injured

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