Holiday Illness Claims
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The Cayos Food Poisoning - Complaints and Compensation

Specialist travel lawyers, Simpson Millar LLP recovered substantial compensation for holidaymakers who suffered food poisoning and became ill whilst staying at several hotels in The Cayos, Cuba.

  • Sol Cayo Coco Gastric Illness Claims
  • Do you have a complaint against Thomas Cook, Virgin, Thomson etc?
  • Ill or injured in Cuba as a consequence of poor hygiene?
  • Did contaminated food or water cause illness amongst your party?
  • Travellers’ diarrhoea is commonly caused by Campylobacter and E. Coli

Freephone: 0808 145 1353 or drop us a line using the form above

The Cayos consist of a number of idyllic islands and keys laced along Cuba’s northern coastline that are popular with UK holidaymakers seeking a relaxing break in the sun. Mangrove and coconut trees edge beautiful platinum-sand beaches which are lapped by clear blue water and coral reefs that are teeming with marine life. If you stay is ruined by an illness outbreak, how can we help?

Food Poisoning Advice – The Cayos

Hotel Illness Alert – Hotel Sol Cayo Coco
Thomas Cook Holidays Compensation Claims – December/January 2011 and 2012

Simpson Millar’s holiday lawyers have been instructed by travellers struck down with profuse diarrhoea, stomach cramps, fever and headaches, following holidays at the Hotel Sol Cayo Coco in The Cayos, Cuba. Holidaymakers are advised to contact their GP immediately upon returning to the UK as food poisoning is suspected.

Our Holiday Illness Claims Team regularly monitor the following hotels in Cuba for food poisoning and illness outbreaks caused by bacterial infections from Salmonella, Campylobacter and E. Coli:

Holiday Hotel Watch

Food poisoning and holiday illness can occur when travelling with one of the UK’s largest tour operators including: Thomas Cook, Kuoni, First Choice or Virgin. Sickness can be caused by illness bugs including Salmonella, Cryptosporidium, Giardia Lamblia and Shigella amongst other infections. Complaints to tour operators representatives often results in excuses such as ‘over indulgence’, ‘a mysterious virus’ and ‘change in climate.’

Salmonella Fact: There are 20,000 to 30,000 cases and over 100 outbreaks of Salmonella food poisoning reported in the United Kingdom every year. The majority are caused by Salmonella Enteritidis which is often linked to undercooked eggs, egg products and chicken.

If you have suffered illness, i.e. Salmonella, Shigella, Campylobacter etc. in The Cayo’s, Cuba, and seek compensation for your illness or injuries, contact Simpson Millar’s holiday lawyers immediately for free initial holiday claims advice. Our team of specialist holiday lawyers handle hundreds of holiday claims against tour operators pursuant to the 1992 Package Travel Regulations and Sales of Goods and Services Act 1982, and we are happy to discuss representation on a 'No Win No Fee' basis. Contact our travel team on 0808 145 1353 or complete the online claim form and we will take on your holiday complaint against Thomas Cook, Kuoni, Virgin, Thomson Holidays etc.