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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."

    Esther Rantzen

    Injury lawyer in Port Appin


    Port Appin is a remote coastal district of the Scottish West Highlands. There are a number of small settlements in the area. Port Appin, for example, is home to a number of restaurants, a shop and public toilets.

    Food outlets need to take care if they do not want to deal with an injury lawyer in Port Appin

    There are many different places and ways to contract food poisoning, just some of the places being:

    • Works canteens
    • Cafes
    • Supermarkets
    • Restaurants
    • Takeaways
    • Cruise ships
    • On holiday abroad
    • Hospital canteens

    In fact, there are no food outlets that are not potential places to contract the illness and you may then want to make a personal injury claim using an injury lawyer in Port Appin.

    The ways of food poisoning can be caused

    Bacteria or viruses are the usual causes of food poisoning, once contaminated the microbes will multiply very quickly. To try and avoid this happening the outlets need to make sure that the food:

    • Has been thoroughly cooked
    • Has been stored at correct temperatures
    • Has been cooked and not left too long at warm temperatures
    • Has not been handled by someone who is ill and has dirty hands
    • Has not been cross contaminated by another food
    • Is still in date

    Not taking proper care of the food, which then makes you ill, could result in someone using an injury lawyer in Port Appin to make a personal injury claim for food poisoning.

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    The foods involved in food poisoning

    Some foods need more care, as they are more likely than others to create food poisoning such as:

    • Burgers
    • Kebabs
    • Sausages
    • Raw meat and poultry
    • Cooked sliced meats
    • Pate
    • Soft cheeses
    • Pre packed sandwiches
    • Raw eggs
    • Raw shellfish
    • Unpasteurized milk

    Where to go when you have recovered

    You should contact Accident Advice Helpline. We have successfully assisted many people for more than 15 years to conclude their personal injury compensation claims and numerous of them have been for for food poisoning.

    Accident Advice Helpline have experts who have the knowledge needed to deal with food poisoning claims, who have the expertise needed to make sure you get a fair deal for your compensation claim, and will do this keeping it as trouble free as possible for you.

    We have a helpline number, 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993, which is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, so we will be there whenever you need us.  You can speak to one of our friendly advisers about your need for an injury lawyer in Port Appin, in confidence and without any obligation to proceed unless you want to.  Any advice they give you is free of charge.  You could also complete our online claim form or try our 30-second test, which is there to give some guidance as to an amount of compensation you can expect to receive.

    We operate on a no-win, no-fee basis so you need no money to start your claim, so why wait? Call now.

    Date Published: 19th October 2013

    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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