Been the victim of food poisoning? Claim your no win no fee in Belper injury compensation today!
Food poisoning is a miserable and distressing condition which can often go unreported if symptoms are mild. However, sometimes the effects of this debilitating condition may be serious and cause long-term consequences for the patient.
The physical symptoms may be one thing, but the time taken off work and the inconvenience of being unwell can be costly and involve debts being accrued.
If you have been the victim of food poisoning that occurred through no fault of your own within the last 3 years’, then you may be eligible to pursue a no win no fee Belper injury compensation claim for your symptoms.
Food poisoning – the causes
Food poisoning is caused by consuming food that has become contaminated by various types of pathogens. These pathogens are commonly bacterial or viral in origin and they can cause widespread food poisoning outbreaks; with many people becoming unwell from one source of contamination.
Common large scale events which cater for large numbers of people are often the source of this large outbreaks of food poisoning. For example, hotel catering on all-inclusive basis can result in many people becoming unwell from food poisoning.
Similarly, weddings and large corporate functions can be responsible for outbreaks of food poisoning. However, smaller outbreaks are usually caused by eating foods that have been incorrectly prepared, cooked or stored increasing the rate of bacterial growth causing food poisoning symptoms to develop if consumed.
Food poisoning – the symptoms
- stomach cramps
Food poisoning – the treatment
Treatment should be sought and medical advice obtained if symptoms persist longer than 24-48 hours, as dehydration can develop which may cause additional complications.
Rest and rehydration are essential to maintain the body’s fluid levels and aid recovery. Oral rehydration salts may be given to replenish the depleted minerals, salts and hydrostatic balance in the body.
Simple and easily digestible foods can be offered when the symptoms subside and should be eaten slowly.
Food poisoning – making the claim with the help of no win no fee in Belper lawyers
If you have suffered food poisoning through no fault of your own within the last 3 years’, then you should contact the leading experts: Accident Advice Helpline, and make a no win no fee in Belper injury compensation claim.
Accident Advice Helpline has in excess of 16 years’ experience of processing injury compensation claims for people who have been injured through no fault of their own.
Their helpful and knowledgeable telephone advisers can answer your call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and offer no obligation advice about making a no win no fee in Belper compensation claim for your food poisoning incident.
Don’t delay! Phone the helpline or try their unique 30-second online test and start your no win no fee in Belper claim today!
So for expert legal advice about a possible claim call Accident Advice Helpline today on 0800 689 0500 from a landline or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile.
Date Published: 14th January 2014
Author: Emma Matthews