Have You Been Seriously Injured While Travelling Overseas?
Travelling overseas is always an exciting time; however, if you were to fall victim to a serious injury along the way, your time overseas can quickly become scary and upsetting. Seeking medical treatment while outside of Australia can be frustrating, especially if you are in a country where English isn’t the native tongue. LHD Lawyers can help you seek compensation for injuries sustained while travelling overseas.
Do You Have A Compensation Claim?
Once you have returned to Australia, seek the help of LHD Lawyers as soon as possible. It can be extremely difficult to know your rights, especially if you are dealing with the laws of a foreign country. Our expert team will be able to review all aspects of your case and let you know whether you are able to claim compensation.
What Passes as a Travel Accident?
It can be difficult to know whether or not you have a solid claim. Travel accidents can happen at any time, anywhere; but what defines a travel accident?
- Injuries sustained on a domestic (overseas) or international flight
- Injuries sustained while in a coach, including part of a travel group
- Injuries sustained while on a train
- Injuries sustained while on a cruise ship
- Water-related injuries sustained through activities such as boating or Jet Ski riding
- Injuries sustained while in a car
Do I Need Travel Insurance?
LHD Lawyers strongly advise you take out travel insurance before you travel; no matter how far from home you are travelling. Ensuring sure you have a good level of cover will ensure you are covered in the event of an accident occurring. You should also check the Australian Government's Smart Traveller website to ensure that it is safe to travel overseas before leaving Australia.
How Do I Make a Claim?
In most cases, LHD Lawyers may need to contact international sources directly to verify identities and receive the necessary paperwork for your case. We strongly advise to contact us as soon as the accident has occurred as strict time limits apply to every case.
Once your travel accident lawyer has reviewed your case and completed the necessary research, they will be able to inform you of your options and advise you how best to proceed.
Our lawyers are with you the whole way. You can rest assured knowing that your case is handled professionally, providing you with peace of a mind in your moment of need.
I’m Visiting Australia, Can LHD Help Me with a Compensation Claim?
If you are visiting Australia as a citizen of another country and believe you have a compensation case, get in contact with LHD Lawyers as soon as possible. Our team of compensation lawyers will be able to assess your claim and let you know if you have a solid case.
If you are a tourist visiting Australia and have been seriously injured as a result of a third party, you may be entitled to compensation. Our team of compensation lawyers will be able to assess the travel accident and determine whether the other party was responsible for the injuries you have sustained. We will then discuss your options with you and how to proceed accordingly with your case.
Why Choose LHD
At LHD Lawyers, we believe every Australian deserves to have their compensation claim heard. With a 99% success rate, we are confident that we will win your case. Our team is dedicated to helping our clients win the compensation they deserve - no matter what their financial situation.