This form of parasite is commonly contracted when holiday makers enter a swimming pool that has not been cleaned or treated correctly.
It is often noted that there is a strong smell of sewage around your resort from the hotel making use of the untreated sewage to fertilise plants and soil around the complex, leaving holiday makers at huge risk of getting sick abroad and contracting cryptosporidium.
Symptoms come in the form of:
- Stomach cramps
- A high temperature
These symptoms can last between two and 10 days which is why it is necessary for you to seek medical advice when on holiday. When going through the holiday sickness claims process, having the medical evidence at hand will greatly assist with your holiday claim, helping you to get what you are owed as quickly as possible.
At all times, your tour operator should be there to prevent sickness on holiday and to put in place any actions which could prevent the spread of a parasitic infection.
We are here to help you with your holiday illness claim. Our team of experts will be there every step of the way to show you how to claim your holiday money back plus any additional compensation that you might be owed.