Compensation for suffering a wrist injury on holiday

Holiday time is something that we all look forward to, something that many of us have saved all year for – and a time where we can really sit back and relax and take a break from our regular jobs. For many people holidays are a time of great joy, but unfortunately for some people they can also be a time of great heartache.

An injury on holiday is the last thing you will often consider, especially as you will usually be in a foreign environment where you might not be able to speak the local language and an injury here can lead to quite a traumatising experience. If you do find yourself a victim in this way then you could look to claim for any wrist injuries that you have sustained through the negligence of another person.

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In which circumstances could I sustain a wrist injury?

Wrist injuries can occur in a whole host of different situations. Some common examples of where this type of injury can occur include:

  • Injuries sustained in road traffic accident
  • Injuries sustained in a trip or fall
  • Injuries sustained in a hotel or hostel
  • Injuries sustained while on public transport
  • Injuries sustained while on a tour or external trip.

What can happen as the result of a wrist injury?

In general wrist injuries can have a direct impact on your mobility and your ability to complete a number of common tasks including pushing, pulling, lifting and various other tasks. In turn, this can have an impact over the rest of your holiday as well as potentially a long-term impact when you return home if you are unable to work.

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

Wrist injuries are not uncommon and they can have a direct impact on your lifestyle – if you have been injured in this way then you shouldn’t suffer in silence. The team at Manners Pimblett are fully trained experts who can help you every step of the way.

For more information on how we could help you, contact the Manners Pimblett team today on 0845 077 0772.

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