You may have been exploring the North Yorkshire Moors and stayed in Harome while on holiday. The Star Inn and the Pheasant are great places to eat and stay in this picturesque village. However even in such idyllic locations, accidents happen and illnesses occur. You may be searching for injury lawyers in Harome because you have been involved in an accident that was not your fault in which you sustained injuries. You may not be able to locate any injury lawyers in Harome who specialise in the type of personal injury compensation claim you want to make. If this is the case, then why not contact us at Accident Advice Helpline?
Injury lawyers in Harome
You might also be searching for injury lawyers in Harome if you have been informed by a doctor that you have an illness which can be proved to have been caused by another person’s negligence. Such an illness might be food poisoning after eating out, or a work-related illness.
If you have food poisoning after eating at a restaurant, hotel and so on, you may be able to make a personal injury compensation claim, as the catering staff may have been negligent in their duties. Meat, poultry and fish have to be cooked at the correct temperatures to eliminate harmful bacteria such as salmonella. Also bacteria flourish in our salad greens, so these have to be very thoroughly washed.
If you have been on holiday abroad, and booked an all-inclusive package deal with a UK tour operator, you could have had food poisoning after eating a buffet-style meal. You will undoubtedly not have been the only person to have suffered from food poisoning at your resort hotel, so you should check with other guests to find out how many of them have had the same illness. When you get back to the UK you can make a group claim for compensation against the tour operator.
Sometimes food is left out for some hours, and in hot climates bacteria will flourish. Try to avoid eating food which has become tepid, or food which has been hanging around for some hours.
Food poisoning can ruin your holiday, and you will need medical treatment. If you have food poisoning while on a package holiday you should report it to the holiday representative and he or she should then report it to the UK tour operator. Ask for a copy of that report so that it can be used as supporting evidence in your personal injury compensation claim.
Accident Advice Helpline
If you think you have a personal injury compensation claim to make, call us at Accident Advice Helpline on one of our freephone numbers, whenever you need to. Our lines are always open. Call 0800 689 0500 from a land line or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile. Call now for expert legal advice.
Date Published: 2nd November 2013
Author: David Brown