Food Poisoning Compensation Claim
If you have been diagnosed with food poisoning and think you were exposed as a result of the actions of someone else, for example, after eating food purchased in a shop or restaurant, then an Accident Advice Helpline solicitor in Minffordd may be able to help you make a claim for compensation.
Food poisoning can be classed as a form of personal injury and the law allows for you to seek financial compensation if you have been the victim of such an injury. Although you do not have to seek legal advice, or indeed use legal representation to make a claim, it is always advisable to do so. Therefore, we suggest that you contact Accident Advice Helpline directly to discuss your case in more detail.
We will be able to offer you free, no obligation advice over the phone and then should you decide that you would like to continue with a claim for compensation, we will put you in touch with our solicitor in Minffordd.
How a solicitor in Minffordd can help
A solicitor in Minffordd will then be able to discuss your case in more detail and help ascertain precisely who is at fault.
You may already be aware that you have eaten at a particular restaurant and be certain that the food poisoning was caused as a result of something you ate there. However, that is not enough when it comes to establishing responsibility.
Your solicitor in Minffordd will need to be able to determine what led to the development of the food poisoning, for example, was food contaminated in some way? Were staff not performing good hygiene and therefore created an environment rife for bacteria? Perhaps they were not washing their hands properly before handling food. It may be that staff were not fully trained and therefore did not understand the importance of hygiene. Perhaps the management of the establishment did not provide suitable wash room facilities with hand soap to ensure that staff could properly maintain hygiene standards.
Whatever the situation your solicitor in Minffordd will do all they can to ascertain precisely what happened, and demonstrate that you were not to blame.
You will also need to provide medical evidence of your condition, which means it is advisable to seek medical attention as soon as possible. This can often be difficult to do when you are feeling so incredibly poorly, but it is essential to the positive outcome of your case.
Could you claim?
To find out not only if you could claim, but how much your claim might actually be worth, why not take Accident Advice Helpline’s 30 second test today?
By answering a few simple questions about your case and the third party involved, we can tell you if you are entitled to make a legal claim, and how much financial compensation our solicitor in Minffordd might be able to win on your behalf.