Anaphylactic Shock Claims
Anaphylactic Shock arises when there is a serious reaction from the body’s immune system which is triggered by a normally harmless substance. But what are the causes and what should you do if your anaphylactic shock has been caused by another persons carelessness?
What are the symptoms of Anaphylactic Shock?
It’s commonly accepted that anaphylactic shock involves the lungs, rhythm of the heart and or blood pressure. and the body’s reaction will typically include any or all of the following symptoms
- Swelling of eyes, lips, tongue and or throat which can lead to breathing problems;
- Difficulty in swallowing or speaking;
- Wheezing or repeated coughing;
- Difficult or noisy breathing;
- Abdominal pain with associated cramps ;
- Vomiting after an insect sting;
- Feeling light headed or dizzy with possible loss of consciousness.
It’s clear that this sort of reaction needs to be treated as a medical emergency and medical attention needs to be sought immediately.
What are the causes of Anaphylactic Shock?
In general the body’s immune system is reacting to what is an ordinary substance which it is wrongly perceives as a threat. The body can be so sensitive that it only takes minuscule quantities of allergen to cause a reaction. It tends to be the protein in particular foods that people are allergic to.
Common Allergic Foods
- Nuts – especially peanuts;
- Shell fish and sea food
- Milk (cows)
People who already suffer with allergic conditions such as hay fever or asthma or eczema tend to be predisposed to food allergies as well.
Wasp or Bee stings in particular which normally results in a anaphylactic reaction within a 30 minute period.
Again the anaphylactic reaction will be to the proteins that can be found in the latex or to the chemicals which are found in the manufacturing process.
Do you have an Anaphylactic Shock Claim?
We have long standing experience in helping victims who have suffered anaphylactic shock.
Anaphylactic shock claims will often arise when clients are eating out and the restaurant will fail to correctly display the allergens contained within the chosen meal. On occasions the client will also check with the staff about potential allergens but sadly they still go on to receive food which is contaminated with disastrous consequences.
We make the process as simple as possible and our clients have always been very pleasantly surprised in relation to the amount of compensation we recover. We put that down to our experience which enables us to present your claim in best way.
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100% of our Anaphylactic Shock Claims are made on a No Win No Fee basis. If your Anaphylactic Shock Claim is unsuccessful it will not cost you anything.
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Once we have taken all the relevant information we will be able to start your claim for Horse Riding Accident Compensation.
100% of our Anaphylactic Shock Claims are made on a No Win No Fee basis which means that you do not have to worry about any financial risk at all as if your Anaphylactic Shock Claim is unsuccessful it will not cost you anything.
We are able to give you immediate legal representation, rehabilitation and treatment no matter where you are in England or Wales. We also provide urgent:
- Home visits
- Hospital visits for those who are unable to meet us at home
- Face to face meeting at one of our private meeting rooms based in most UK cities