China has some beautiful monuments and is renowned for pretty ornamental gardens. However, perhaps the most famous landmark is the Great Wall of China. This is visited by many, many tourists every year and is always swarming with visitors. This means that travel accidents can and do happen if you are not careful.
How can a travel accident occur whilst visiting the Great Wall of China?
There are several ways that a travel accident can occur whilst visiting this great monument. You could sustain a slip, trip or fall injury whilst colliding with another tourist, or perhaps you may trip over the uneven ground around the wall.
Travel accidents needn’t only mean a physical injury. With the large amount of tourists visiting this landmark it is not surprising that pickpockets sometimes strike on unsuspecting visitors. This can mean a loss of money or even your passport if someone steals your hand bag. This can be just as serious a travel accident as it can mean you will experience great difficulties in getting home, not to mention the emotional pain this can cause as it is a very stressful time.
How to stay safe whilst at this location
If you remember one thing then remember this: always be aware of your surroundings and always be on your guard. If you are aware of who and what is around this will not only prevent a slip, trip or fall as you will be able to avoid any obstacles but could prevent any thefts as you are more likely to keep your belongings closer to you.
Unfortunately, whether you are walking the Great Wall of China or are simply laying on a beach in sunny Spain travel accidents can and do happen when you least expect it. If you have sustained a travel injury within the last 3 years that wasn’t your fault you may be able to make a claim.
Accident Advice Helpline specialises in compensation claims such as those from a travel accident. With years of experience our team of lawyers will make the claims process as simple and stress free as possible. In fact, many clients are able to settle their travel accident compensation claim without stepping foot in a court room.
Speak to Accident Advice Helpline today to find out more on 0800 689 0500.
Date Published: April 27, 2015
Author: Accident Advice