If I have an accident whilst on holiday and it’s my fault, can I still make a claim?

In this video, John McCarthy answers the frequently asked question, “If I have an accident whilst on holiday and it’s my fault, can I still make a claim?”

Quick overview

No – the whole principle underpinning the entitlement to be compensated is that there has been negligence or breach of duty on the part of some other person. If there is an instance of contributory negligence on your part, then the amount of compensation will be reduced accordingly.

Have you suffered an accident whilst on holiday?

Contact our holiday accident claims solicitors for advice on whether you may be entitled to compensation.