The importance of taking out travel insurance

Planning and preparing for holidays can be almost as exciting as the holiday itself, but in all the rush of holiday preparations, one of the really important tasks you need to do is take out holiday insurance. Holiday insurance provides you with the protection and assurances needed that you will be covered if things should… Read more »

What do when making a serious injury claim

If you’ve been injured in an accident that was not your fault, you may be entitled to compensation. If you can prove someone else is responsible for what happened to you, you should most definitely proceed with a serious injury claim to get the compensation you deserve. But before you do so, read on to… Read more »

MoJ places limits on holiday sickness claims

The Ministry of Justice has introduced new rules on holiday sickness claims, which will place a cap on the amount of damages a claimant can receive under a new fixed recoverable costs regime. This measure was formally announced in April and will take effect during 2018. Travel companies and insurers have welcomed the measure, as… Read more »

Things you need to know before claiming dog bite compensation

If you’ve been the victim of a dog bite, as well as being traumatised and upset, you may also want to seek dog bite compensation. A dog bite is a personal injury and as such is subject to personal injury claims just like other injuries. A dog bite is the most common animal attack for… Read more »

How much do you really know about food poisoning on holiday?

A holiday should be the perfect opportunity to relax while having fun with friends and family. Unfortunately, many people suffer illness due to food poisoning which can ruin their trip. When it comes to food poisoning on holiday, most common causes of illness include:- – Uncooked food – Poor standards of hygiene and food preparation… Read more »

A guide to claiming compensation for a misdiagnosed ectopic pregnancy

Claims for misdiagnosed ectopic pregnancy can result in significant damages awards, particularly when loss of earnings and ongoing care requirements are taken into account. If you are planning to pursue a clinical negligence claim relating to misdiagnosed ectopic pregnancy, get in touch with the medical negligence team at Mackrell & Thomas Solicitors to find out… Read more »

How to make a No Win No Fee Ski Accident Claim

Mackrell & Thomas Solicitors provide legal support for personal injury claims, including people making skiing accident claims on a no win no fee basis. If you’ve suffered as a result of a holiday ski accident and wish to make a claim, our conditional fee agreements (no win no fee agreements) are an ideal choice. You… Read more »