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    "If you've been injured through no fault of your own you could be entitled to compensation. If you're unsure if you could claim, I recommend you call Accident Advice Helpline."

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    Help with a compensation claim in South Hams


    When staying in any type of hotel or hostel, you’ll have a right to expect to be protected from risks that might result in you being injured an accident that was not your fault. This will be the case regardless of whether you’re staying in a family-run hostelry in small town or village, or a large hotel that’s part of a major chain in a large city. If you are hurt as a result of the negligent actions of a guest house owner, you might be able to take personal injury action after seeking out help with a compensation claim in South Hams.

    Securing the right help with a compensation claim in South Hams

    Maybe you were injured as a result of a fault on a lift you were using in a larger hotel. If a mechanical problem caused the lift to jolt to a halt and you were to fall over and injure yourself as a consequence, you might well find yourself in a position where you could take action against the hotel.

    Perhaps you went to use an electrical item in your room, only to receive a nasty electrical shock that resulted in you sustaining burn injuries. You might have gone to put the kettle on, adjust some lighting, or avail yourself of some refreshments from the minibar, only to be thrown back by an electrical charge. As all hotels and hostels have a responsibility to make sure that all of their electrical equipment is safe, you could be able to claim compensation under these circumstances.

    You might even have been given a dose of food poisoning from a meal you ordered from room service. If you could prove that your condition was the result of consuming a dodgy meal from your hotel’s kitchen, you may have grounds on which to seek recompense for your suffering.

    Get in touch with Accident Advice Helpline

    When you call our helpline, you’ll get to speak with one of our claims advisors, who will be able to provide you with all the personal injury advice you need, and let you know if we might be in a position to help you.

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    If you need to get yourself some good quality help with a compensation claim in South Hams after being injured in an accident that was not your fault while you were staying in a hotel or hostel, look no further at all than Accident Advice Helpline. Call us today on either 0800 689 0500 from your landline or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile for all the personal injury advice you need.

    Date Published: 2nd November 2015

    Author: David Brown

    Accident Advice Helpline (or AAH) is a trading style of Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited. Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with registration number 07931918, VAT 142 8192 16, registered office Dempster Building, Atlantic Way, Brunswick Business Park, Liverpool, L3 4UU and is an approved Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with licence number 591058 and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

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