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Woman hit by car on holiday in Spain receives £8,300 compensation

5th April 2014

A woman who was knocked over by a car on the first day of a family holiday to Spain has finally won her two-year battle for compensation.

The mum-of two had been using a zebra crossing outside her hotel in the southern...

£930,000 settlement for brain injury victim following fall from boat

31st March 2014

A Devon man who suffered a severe brain injury when he fell more than six metres to the ground from a yacht in dock overseas has received £930,000 in an out of court settlement.

Katherine Allen, head of the Travel and International...

Holiday crash teen receives compensation despite insurer going bust

30th May 2013

A young holidaymaker who lost several teeth in a road traffic collision has finally won her battle for compensation – despite the other driver’s insurance company ceasing to trade.

The teenaged girl was badly injured when her face hit the back of...

Hotel floor "awash with water" caused holiday fall injury

16th May 2013

A family holiday turned into a painful ordeal for a grandmother who fractured her wrist when she slipped and fell on a hotel floor that was “awash with water.”

The woman, who was in her 50s, was made to fight for three...

Student left with severed tendon after holiday injury receives damages

9th May 2013

A young man who suffered a horrific injury within hours of arriving at his holiday destination has finally won his five year battle for compensation.

The incident happened shortly after the student and a group of friends arrived in the Greek resort...

Young woman receives damages following ski collision

11th December 2012

A skier who has no memory of the collision which left her with a broken neck as well as serious facial injuries has received £40,000 in an out of court settlement.

Kieran Mitchell, a holiday accident specialist at Fentons Solicitors LLP, said...

Pensioner receives damages following wife’s fatal holiday fall

13th November 2012

A hotel has paid £23,000 in compensation after a woman fell to her death down a flight of stairs on the premises whilst on holiday with her husband.

Katherine Allen, head of the Travel and International Litigation department at Fentons Solicitors LLP,...

Compensation after ski collision causes serious leg injury

10th April 2012

A skier who suffered severe damage to her leg when a snowboarder ploughed into her on a French mountain has received £34,000 in an out of court settlement.

Rebecca Gilmore, a holiday accident  expert at Fentons Solicitors LLP, said the North Yorkshire woman endured...

Damages for Newtown grandmother who broke shoulder on Turkish holiday

9th February 2012

A Newtown holidaymaker who broke her shoulder in several places when the deck of a boat she was boarding gave way beneath her, has received £220,000 in damages in an out of court settlement.

Brenda Jones, 66, had to have a half-shoulder...

Compensation win for woman knocked unconscious after holiday slip

21st November 2011

A holidaymaker who was hospitalised after being knocked unconscious when she slipped on a wet hotel foyer floor has won £10,500 in compensation.

The West Glamorgan woman in her forties - who was on a Thomson package holiday in the Dominican Republic...

Skiing injury victim receives damages

17th October 2011

A holidaymaker who suffered serious injuries when another skier collided into him has received £20,000 in compensation in an out of court settlement.

The Hampshire man in his forties was on holiday in the French Alps with his wife and friends when...

Damages awarded after airline ‘flat-bed’ malfunctions

10th September 2011

A woman who was left with a permanent back injury after her British Airways ‘flat-bed’ seat malfunctioned and sprung upwards into her back has been awarded over £44,000 in compensation.

Katherine Allen , head of the Travel and International Litigation department at Fentons...

Damages win after holiday bathroom slip

15th August 2011

A 32 year-old holidaymaker has received £7,500 in damages after he slipped on a wet bathroom floor and injured his face and mouth.

Nicola Simpson , a holiday claims specialist with Fentons Solicitors LLP, said her client and his wife were on a...

Stair fall holidaymaker wins damages claim

24th May 2011

An elderly lady who broke her ankle when she fell down the steps to her villa while on holiday has won a claim for compensation.

The 75-year-old, who was staying in Majorca, was left with a black eye and also badly shaken...

Food poisoning claim only admitted once expert lawyer on board

19th April 2011

A holidaymaker who contracted food poisoning whilst in Egypt has finally received compensation after he contacted a specialist holiday claims lawyer.

The man had been on an all-inclusive package holiday in the Red Sea resort of Sharm El Sheikh when he became...

Compensation awarded after electric shock throws man across room

31st March 2011

A holidaymaker in his sixties, who injured his shoulder when he was thrown across his hotel room after receiving an electric shock, has received £4,000 in compensation.

Nicola Simpson , a holiday claims specialist with Fentons Solicitors LLP, said her client and his...

Damages victory for driver injured in holiday fall

14th January 2011

A man who was unable to work for weeks after breaking his arm on holiday has received £8,000 in an out of court settlement.

The self-employed executive hire driver had been holidaying in the Greek resort of Lakitira, on the island of...

Woman injured by falling luggage receives damages payout

2nd June 2010

An airline passenger who was hit in the face by a bottle of whiskey which fell from an overhead luggage compartment has received compensation totalling £10,000.

The woman suffered cuts and bruises to her face as well as serious damage to her...

Compensation for holiday car accident victim

25th February 2010

A young woman who suffered a fractured vertebra during a road accident while holidaying in Spain has received £40,000 in an out of court settlement.

The 26-year-old office worker had been holidaying in Motril on the Spanish Costa Tropical, when she was...

Claim success after holiday fall leaves lasting damage

17th February 2010

A holidaymaker who fell on the first day of her vacation has been awarded £42,000 in damages after she suffered a permanent injury to her arm.

The hospital cleaner, who was in her late 50s at the time of the accident, had...