As the holiday season approaches thousands of families will ahead abroad for the summer.
Hopefully the holidays will be peaceful and enjoyable but the current political and economic climate carries risks.
British holiday makers who are injured or killed overseas due to an act of violence and/or terrorism can claim compensation via the Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme. So too can the witnesses to the act of terrorism or violence.
Examples that would be included in terrorism are bomb blasts, arson, hostage situations, shootings. Other, individual offences that might occur to an individual could be robbery, rape and assault.
To be eligible you need to
1.have lived in UK for 3 years prior to the attack
2.be a British, EU, EEA or Swiss citizen
Contact us without delay – we are very experienced in this area and have practiced in this field for many years. We will act for you and your family on a ‘No Win No Fee’ basis.
There are time limits in making a claim so do not delay.