Illness and Accident Compensation Service
Have you suffered from an illness or sickness
bug whilst on holiday due to
food poisoning or substandard hygiene practices or had
an accident at your resort or hotel in the Dominican Republic?
If your answer is yes then our Travel Law Specialists
may be able to help you claim compensation for your ruined holiday.
Everyone looks forward to their annual holiday, but if it is spoilt because of someone else's fault or negligence
then within English Law and notably the Package Travel Regulations
1992 you may have a right to claim compensation from
your tour operator if it was a package deal.
Our Promises to You
- We conduct all Dominican Republic holiday sickness, illness or
accident compensation claims under a "no win no fee" agreement
- Our Team have a friendly nature and
a wealth of experience relating to holiday travel law claims. They
promise to answer all your questions in a straightforward and non-legalistic manner
so you understand what is happening with your case throughout the entire compensation
Sickness / illness in the Dominican Republic
The Dominican Republic is sadly one of the hotspots for holiday illness, with
the some of the most common illnesses being:
to find out which hotels we are currently receiving enquiries about holiday illness.
Symptoms and signs of food poisoning
The most common symptoms are usually vomiting and diarrhoea
but you should be aware that it can in some cases result in more severe secondary
conditions ie chronic fatigue syndrome, reactive arthritis and
irritable bowel syndrome.
Salmonella Food Poisoning at Dom Rep Hotel
Following a holiday at an all-inclusive
hotel in the Dominican Republic Mr H was diagnosed with Salmonella - a food borne
infection linked to the consumption of contaminated food and poor hygiene standards.
Simpson Millar LLP's specialist lawyers are currently making a substantial
holiday compensation claim against his tour operator.
Accidents in the Dominican Republic
Accidents on holiday
are unfortunately a fact of life, listed below are some of the most widespread types
we see whilst people are abroad:
- Slips in restaurants
- Slipping due to wet stairs or steps
- Slips and trips on damaged floor tiles
- Motor vehicle crashes eg coaches, cars and motorcycles
Accident abroad causes nasty injuries
Whilst on holiday in the Dominican Republic,
Miss P slipped and fell on a piece of cake. She sustained nasty injuries to both
her knees. The cake had been dropped on the floor in the hotel bar and had remained
a hazard for sometime. Our Holiday Accident Specialists are pursuing a personal
injury claim against her tour operator with a view to obtaining substantial compensation
due to the severity of her injuries.
Holiday Resorts in the Dominican Republic
If your holiday has been ruined by an illness or accident because of
someone else's negligence, whatever the resort, hotel, or location
our holiday claims
experts can help. Set out below are a selection of the Dominican Republic's
most popular resorts:
- Puerto Plata
- Las Terrenas
- San Juan
- Playa Dorada
- Bahia Maimon
- Juan Dolio
- Cayo Levantado
- Costa Dorada
- La Romana
Holiday compensation enquiries
Don't delay if you have been ill or had an accident whilst in the
Dominican Republic then give our Team
a call on Freephone: 0808 145 1353 or complete our no-obligation
online enquiry form so we can assist you with your compensation claim.