If you have been involved in an accident abroad and it was caused by someone else’s negligence, you are entitled to claim compensation in the same way that you can in the UK. There are however differences in how you approach making a claim that requires the assistance of expert solicitors who understand the process.
Whether you’ve been injured after a fall, or because of a car crash, understanding who you should be making a claim against is crucial.
If you were working abroad at the time of the accident, you may be entitled to make a claim against your employer if they are based in the UK or have a registered office in the UK.
If you were on holiday at the time of the accident, and you booked your holiday through a UK travel agent, there are many circumstances in which you can make a claim against your tour operator.
Accident situations vary, and you may be struggling to work out what you need to do, however our solicitors will guide you through the process every step of the way.
Examples of accident abroad claims
- Road traffic accidents involving foreign drivers
- Food poisoning whilst on holiday or travelling
- Slip by the side of a pool
- Accident involving a water sport whilst abroad
- Deaths whilst abroad
Mrs C to Sara after receiving compensation issues in child birth - I am thrilled with the outcome and feel that I can finally get my life back on track. This would not have been possible without you. Thank you so, so much.Mrs P
I just want to thank you for all your help in the past 3 years and a bit. I am so pleased it’s all over and I can move on with my life.Ms N
Just to say how really grateful I am to you.Mr S from Norwich
Thank you very much for working on my dental negligence claim and reaching a successful outcome with the very acceptable compensation payment. During the process, I have been grateful for your professional, empathetic approach alongside clear explanations and prompt responses to my queries.Professional and empathetic approach
I would just like to thank you for all your hard work and for helping me. I really do appreciate what you have done for me and it was a pleasure to meet and work with you.Mr R thank you Sara