Families save hard for annual holidays to Marsa Alam in Egypt. If you suffer food poisoning whilst on holiday, it may not only affect your holiday enjoyment, but could leave you with serious and lasting health issues. Our specialist travel lawyers pursue claims against tour operators pursuant to the 1992 Package Travel Regulations and Sales of Goods and Services Act 1982.
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Found on the Red Sea's western shores this Egyptian town overlooks the Arabian Desert and boasts a tropical appearance with its luscious mangroves and palms. Marsa Alam is where the Temple of Seti and the Emerald Mines are found and is a resort popular with divers who explore hidden coral reefs and the company of dolphins and hammer head sharks. You cannot dive if ill!
Marsa Alam reports of illness and sickness are followed by our Egypt Illness on Holiday Claims Team who monitors hotels in and around the resort which include;
Food poisoning and illness outbreaks can occur when travelling with any holiday companies including: Thomas Cook; Jet2Holidays; Thomson; and Red Sea Holidays. Holiday illnesses can be caused by bacteria, viruses or parasitic infections including E. coli, Shigella, Giardia Lamblia and Salmonella. Foodborne viruses, parasites and bacteria should concern holiday companies as they can all cause watery diarrhoea, excruciating stomach cramps, fever and dehydration to ill hotel guests.
Holiday Illness Fact: Cryptosporidium is a parasitic infection that enters water supplies through the faeces of animals and humans and is resistant to chlorine making the swimming pool at your holiday a potential source of a sickness outbreak.
If you have suffered illness, i.e. Salmonella, Campylobacter etc. in Marsa Alam, Egypt, and are seeking compensation for your illness, contact Simpson Millar’s holiday lawyers immediately for a free holiday illness claims review. Our team of specialist travel lawyers handle hundreds of compensation claims against tour operators pursuant to the 1992 Package Travel Regulations and Sales of Goods and Services Act. We are happy to offer you free initial advice if you have been ill in Egypt. Contact our travel lawyers on 0808 145 1353 or complete the online claim form to see if we can take on your holiday complaint against Thomas Cook, Thomson Holidays, Jet2Holidays, Cosmos etc.