Experiencing an accident abroad can be a daunting and stressful event, leaving you uncertain about the next steps. At Serious Injury Law, we specialise in accident abroad compensation claims, ensuring that you receive the support and compensation you deserve. Whether it’s a road traffic accident abroad, scooter accident on holiday, or another type of travel-related injury, our experienced accident abroad solicitors are here to help. 

 

Understanding accident abroad compensation 

 

When you suffer an accident abroad, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries, medical expenses, and other losses. Navigating the legal complexities of an accident abroad claim can be challenging, but our dedicated team is well-versed in international laws and regulations. We offer a comprehensive legal service to guide you through the entire claims process. 

 

Types of accident abroad claims 

 

  • Road traffic accident: Such as car accidents abroad, motorcycle or cycling accidents. 
  • Scooter or moped accidents: For those who have suffered an accident after hiring a scooter or moped abroad, we provide tailored legal advice to secure the compensation you may be entitled to. 
  • Package holiday claims: Our team has extensive experience helping clients who have suffered accidents abroad during a package holiday. 
  • Cruise Injury Claims: We have years of experience within the team, of successfully handing cruise ship injury claims. 
  • Other claims may include accidents taking place on an oil rig, aviation accidents, or slips, trips and falls whilst on holiday. 

 

What to do if you have an accident abroad 

 

Here are some key steps to take in the event of suffering an accident abroad 

 

  1. Seek medical attention: Prioritise your health by seeking immediate medical care.
  2. Report the incident: Notify the local authorities and obtain an official report. As well as this, there may be other procedures to follow, when an accident has happened in a public place like a hotel, and accidents may need to be reported to staff or cabin crew on a flight.
  3. Gather evidence: Collect photographs, witness statements, and any other relevant documentation, this will enable us to understand the extent of your injury, as well as the location and circumstances of your accident.
  4. Contact Serious Injury Law: Reach out to our specialist team as soon as possible to discuss your accident claim abroad.

 

Why choose Serious Injury Law for your accident abroad claim? 

 

Choosing Serious Injury Law for your accident abroad claim ensures you are represented by a vastly experienced team with a proven track record of success. Our solicitors have handled many claims just like yours, securing thousands of pounds in compensation for our clients. We are committed to helping rebuild the lives of individuals who have suffered serious, life-changing injuries – or who have suffered personal loss as a result of an injury overseas. Our expertise, dedication, and personalised approach ensure that you receive the best possible support and outcome for your claim. Trust us to guide you through the complexities of international personal injury law with compassion and professionalism. 

 

Expertise and Experience 

 

Our accident abroad solicitors have extensive experience handling a wide range of claims, including road traffic accident claims abroad and package holiday accidents, and cruise ship injuries. We understand the nuances of international personal injury law, and work successfully alongside foreign legal teams. Together, we are committed to achieving the best possible outcome for our clients. 

 

No win no fee accident abroad claims 

 

At Serious Injury Law, we offer a no win no fee arrangement for accident abroad claims. This means you can pursue your claim with confidence, knowing that you won’t have to pay any legal fees unless your claim is successful. 

 

Comprehensive legal support 

 

From initial consultation to final settlement, our accident abroad lawyers provide thorough and compassionate legal support. We handle all aspects of your claim, allowing you to focus on your recovery. 

 

Contact Serious Injury Law today 

 

If you’ve experienced an accident abroad and are unsure about your next steps, contact Serious Injury Law. Our team of dedicated accident abroad solicitors is here to help you navigate the complexities of your claim and secure the compensation you deserve. Call us today for a free consultation and let us support you on your journey to recovery. 

Can I claim for an accident abroad?

Yes, you can claim for an accident abroad if we can prove that the incident was caused by someone else’s negligence. Our solicitors will evaluate your case and guide you through the legal process. However, it’s important to note that time limits do apply to these claims, so we advise you make a claim as soon as possible so that your window for making a claim doesn’t expire.  

What types of accidents can I claim for?

You can claim for various types of accidents abroad, including road accidents, slips and falls, injuries on an aircraft, and more. Our team will assess the specifics of your case and advise you accordingly. 

How long does an accident abroad claim take?

The duration of an accident abroad claim varies depending on the complexity of the case and the cooperation of the parties involved. Our solicitors strive to resolve claims efficiently while ensuring you receive fair compensation. Claims can take anywhere from a number of months, to a couple of years.