Compensation for suffering a neck injury on holiday

When you are on holiday the last thing that you are often thinking about is sustaining an injury, but unfortunately you may often find yourself in a position where there is little to nothing that you can do about it, and as the fault of someone else you are left with injuries which can have a direct impact on your lifestyle.

Upper body injuries can be particularly serious, especially any injuries that you sustain around the head and neck area and if you do find that you have been the victim of accidents which have left you with a neck injury then you could look to make a claim to cover any costs that you have incurred as a result.

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Where could I sustain a neck injury when I am on holiday?

There are a number of situations on holiday where you could sustain a neck injury, some potential situations where this might occur include:

  • Injuries sustained in a fall from height
  • Injuries sustained in trips and slips
  • Injuries caused in a motor vehicle accident
  • Injuries caused on public transport
  • Injuries sustained on an adventure holiday or guided tour.

What types of neck injuries might I sustain?

Any injuries to your neck can have severe consequences, but one of the most common types of injuries that you will likely sustain is whiplash. Whiplash occurs when the neck is suddenly thrust forward and back in a sudden motion and can cause damage to the tissues in and around the neck as well as causing a great deal of pain. Left untreated this type of accident can lead to further injuries which can become chronic over the long-term.

Can working with Manners Pimblett help me to make a claim in this situation?

Making a compensation claim is not always easy and if you find yourself in a position where you do need to make one then working with industry experts can really help your cause. The team at Manners Pimblett can work with you on your compensation claim to ensure that you receive the compensation that you are entitled to. 

To find out how we can help, contact the team today on 0845 077 0772.

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