While cruise ship, ferries and boat operators ensure that they try and take every precaution while driving their vehicles, accidents and illnesses still happen while they are at sea. If you have enjoyed a cruise, or a relatively short journey on a ferry and you were injured in an accident that was not your fault, you make be able to make a no win no fee in Hartshead Moor claim for compensation.
There are various ways that people can fall Ill or become injured on a boat of any type.
What are some of the ways people can become ill or injured?
Some accidents may occur due to:
- Cluttered walkways
- Unsecure objects hitting people
- Wet floor surfaces
- Food poisoning
- Legionnaires disease
- Tripping and falling accidents
- Injuries caused by faulty products in cabins and communal area
If a crew member is involved in an accident, this is probably work related, therefore if injured while on board they will be able to make an no win no fee in Hartshead Moor claim against their employers.
What to do if a crew member is injured?
A vessel’s crew are employees of the ship’s owners so therefore would be covered by the rules and regulations covering all of employees. The employer, like all employers, has a legal duty to protect the health and safety of everyone on board and in the workplace. If the employer doesn’t comply with the rules and regulations and you are injured in an accident because of their negligence, you may be able to make a no win no fee in Hartshead Moor injury claim.
Make a no win no fee in Hartshead Moor claim for compensation
Many people in fact live on canal boats and generally have no problems with their residence. However, accidents tend to occur when holidaymakers, who are not experienced in sailing, hire them out for a week or two. They tend not to know much about handling boats and while the operator gives them some instructions before they set off on their sailing trip, they can still be prone to accidents.
No matter what type of vessel you are on, there should be some sort of insurance in place in case of accidents. To see if you are eligible to make a no win no fee in Hartshead claim, get in touch with Accident Advice Helpline. You can speak to a trained member of Accident Advice Helpline, by calling 0800 689 0500, or if you would prefer to call from a mobile, call on 0333 500 0993. Or if you would like a friendly member of the customer service team to call you back, just text ‘CLAIM365’ to 88010 and someone will get back to you.
We know that you will be satisfied with the expert and friendly service and support that you receive from Accident Advice Helpline.