Food allergy compensation claims expert legal advice

Food Allergy compensation claims

If you have a food allergy: If you think you or a loved one is suffering an allergic reaction to food you should act immediately. You should do two things as quickly as possible:

  1. Get medical help immediately
  2. Get legal advice as soon as possible
Allergic reaction claim food allergy

Peanuts are a dangerous food allergen


Get medical help immediately

You should see a medical practitioner as quickly as possible.

NOTE: If you or anyone you know is having anaphylactic shock you need to get them medical help urgently. You should use their EpiPen as soon as possible. Find out more about Anaphylactic reaction here.

Get legal advice urgently

First, was the food supplied to you at a restaurant, fast food outlet, takeaway or a sandwich bar or other prepared food outlet? If so you should be able to make a claim for compensation.

But making a claim for a food allergy incident is not a simple issue. You should consult a specialist law firm, such as O’Neill Injury Solicitors, who have expertise in this area. We will;

  • assess whether you can make a claim
  • gather the relevant evidence
  • put together your case with the best chance of succeeding
  • obtain the highest level of award possible
For free initial advice please call 01535 958 778, email us, or use the contact form on this page.
We want to ensure that you get every penny of the compensation you are entitled to as quickly and efficiently as possible.

For more information of food allergies consult the NHS site.