Cruise ship accident claims

How to claim for a cruise ship accident?

To receive compensation for a cruise ship accident, factors like medical expenses, loss of earnings, pain and suffering, and travel expenses are typically covered. However, the amount varies case-by-case. Consult a legal expert, like the Holiday Claims Bureau, to determine eligibility. It’s important to tell us:

  • Outlining the specifics of what happened during the incident
  • Description of the agony and hardship you have faced
  • Examination of the long-term symptoms resulting from the accident
  • Providing details of the evidence substantiating the cause of the incident

Are you the victim of a cruise ship accident that wasn’t your fault? Get a free legal consultation today by calling 0161 813 2131 or filling out our online contact form

Our solicitors can help you determine the value of your claim and work on a No Win No Fee basis.

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Types of cruise ship accident claims we support

  • Slips, trips, and falls on wet floors, stairs or decks
  • Accidents involving broken glass and damaged objects
  • Accidents caused by defective equipment in cabins
  • Accidents caused by hazardous swimming pool facilities

At the Holiday Claims Bureau we deal with all sorts of holiday accident claims. If you have faced an issue while on holiday abroad and it is not included within the list above, contact our team on 0161 813 2131 to see how we can best help you.

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Can I claim for a cruise ship accident on holiday?

If you have been involved in an accident on a cruise ship holiday, you may be able to make a claim for compensation with the support of Holiday Claims Bureau. Our experienced solicitors provide a professional legal service to handle the claim process, from submitting the claim to negotiating settlement and recovering other losses that arise from the accident. The details we’ll need from you are:

  • Seek medical attention immediately, regardless of the extent of the accident
  • Report the accident to the relevant holiday package and/or tour operator and country authority
  • Gather contact details of witnesses, capture photographs, and maintain records of medical expenses
  • Seek independent legal advice from Holiday Claims Bureau and exercise caution when considering offers from the airline or holiday package provider

The Holiday Claims Bureau is dedicated to providing professional assistance with experienced solicitors who specialise in handling package holiday accident claims, ensuring the highest possible compensation for you on a No Win No Fee basis.

Latest Holiday Claims News and Success Stories

Take a look at our recent news and compensation claim wins that we have secured for our clients

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Supporting evidence for our solicitors to help your claim

Experiencing an accident, injury or illness abroad can be disruptive. If you have encountered any of the losses or expenses below, the Holiday Claims Bureau can help.

Treatment Costs
Treatment Costs
  • Over the counter medicines and prescriptions
  • Private rehab cos (physio, CBT)
  • Future treatment
  • Professional care
Care & Assistance
Care & Assistance
  • Family and friends assistance with personal care and domestics tasks that you require after the incident
Lost Earnings
Lost Earnings
  • Wages
  • Future earnings
  • Career progression / opportunity
  • Overtime earnings
Travel Expenses
Travel Expenses
  • Parking expenses
  • Mileage
  • Public transport
  • Taxi fares

Frequently Asked Questions for Cruise Ship Accident Claims

Do you have any questions regarding an injury on holiday? View our FAQs for answers to the most asked questions.
Can I claim for an accident on holiday?
At Holiday Claims Bureau, we specialise in helping clients who have sustained injuries during their cruise ship holidays. If the accident was caused by the negligence of the cruise line or its employees, you may be entitled to compensation. Don't hesitate to contact our experienced team of solicitors for expert advice and support. Call us today at 0161 813 2131 or fill out our contact form to discuss your claim.
What's required to make a cruise ship accident claim?
To make a successful claim for a cruise ship injury in the UK, you will need to provide evidence that the injury was caused by the negligence of the cruise line or its employees. It's important to seek legal advice as soon as possible to understand your options. Contact our expert solicitors at 0161 813 2131 or fill out our contact form to discuss your claim.
How long after a holiday can I make a claim?
In the UK, you typically have three years from the date of your holiday to make a claim for injury compensation. However, it's important to seek legal advice as soon as possible, as evidence and witness recollection may become more difficult over time. Contact our team at 0161 813 2131 or fill out our contact form to discuss your claim with our expert solicitors.
What is the most common injury on a cruise ship?
The most common injuries on cruise ships are slip, trip, and fall accidents. These can occur due to wet or slippery surfaces, poor lighting, or uneven flooring. If you have been injured on a cruise ship, contact our team at 0161 813 2131 or fill out our contact form to discuss your claim with our expert solicitors.
How it works
After filling in our simple online form the rest is easy...
step 1
One of our advisors will be in touch to take any extra information needed
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We will assess your claims legitimacy and once approved we will begin the claim
step 3
Once an agreement has been made a cash sum will be awarded to you

Authorised and Regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority, SRA number 632313. Holiday Claims Bureau is a trading name of JPS Walker Solicitors Limited, which is a limited company registered in England and Wales at Pure Offices Ltd, Brooks Drive, Cheadle Royal Business Park, Cheadle, SK8 3TD under Company Number 10213017.