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Holiday Claims - Personal Injury

Clerksroom Barristers offer a nationwide service for fast track and multi track  claims, involving accidents abroad, travel claims and in particular holiday food poisoning claims.

Our counsel attend all courts in England & Wales in addition to drafting pleadings and providing initial advice on the prospects of a claim.  To book online, click here or call our team of clerks on 0845 083 3000.

Andrew Mckie and Ian Skeate are currently co-authoring a book entitled 'A Practical Guide to Holiday Sickness Claims' by Andrew Mckie Publication due: 2016, which can be found at

Our counsel are always prepared to consider acting on a CFA basis. They have a reputation for tough negotiating, fighting claims, tactical advice and sensible advice delivered in an approachable and professional manner, recognising the experience of our professional clients.

Counsel are also prepared to attend conferences at Chambers in Manchester, Leeds, Birmingham or Taunton, by telephone or at the office of the Instructing Solicitor. Counsel can often return papers at short notice and are always prepared to discuss cases informally on the telephone, where the need arises.

Counsel seek to offer a flexible and commercially minded approach to cases involving:-

  • Advice as to whether the 1992 Package Travel Regulations are applicable.
  • Quantum advices with a specialism as to heads of loss in food poisoning cases and loss of enjoyment.
  • Advice as to breach of duty in relation to accidents abroad and food poisoning cases.
  • Claims under the Montreal convention and advice in relation to accidents on planes.
  • Standard of care abroad and accidents in foreign hotels including slips, trips and falls.
  • Accidents at Sea and Cruise Ship Claims under the Athens Convention.
  • Accidents on tour operator excursions.
  • Ski or snowboarding accidents.
  • Motor accidents and Rome II
  • Claims under the 1992 Package Travel Regulations.
  • Advice on quantum and causation for all types of travel claims.
  • Costs advice in relation to travel claims.

Telephone 01823 247 247 and speak to one of the clerks who will be happy to help.