Dr McNamara in STOCKPORT
Occupational medicine: • Medical toxicology (medical effects of exposure to chemicals), including carbon monoxide, lead & pesticides • Occupational hazards within the National Health Service • Occupational respiratory diseases • Work-related upper limb disorders (repetitive strain injury)
Dr Marshall in SOUTHAMPTON
Expert in asbestos-related lung disease claims • Also specialises in respiratory disorders, e.g. breathalyser claims ...
Mr Alford in COLCHESTER
Personal injury accidents in: • Factories • Workshops • Construction sites • Warehouses • Chemical plants • Power stations • Offshore platforms • Quarries • Docks • Transport premises • Agricultural premises • Offices • Shops • Fairgrounds • Leisure centres • Theme parks • Vehicles • Private dwellings • Places of public assembly • Streets, etc. • Also work-related upper limb disorders, asbestos-related diseases, occupational asthma & other work-related diseases
Dr Alan Jones MBBCh MD FRCGP in SWANSEA
Clinical/medical negligence, medico-legal & criminal injuries Dr Alan Jones is the Clinical Director of Medical Legal Doctor (UK) Ltd, Clinical Negligence Expert GPs and Criminal Injury Expert GPs, companies which comprise of some 10 GP experts working in an innovative and streamlined fashion utilising an experienced infrastructure with a track record of excellence. ...
Dr Collins in LONDON
General medicine & respiratory medicine • Clinical respiratory physiology • Asthma • The interface of heart & lung diseases • Cardiomyopathies • Coronary heart disease • Heart failure • Thyroid diseases • Over 30 years' experience of clinical medicine, both acute & outpatient, in undergraduate & postgraduate teaching hospitals • 20 years' medico-legal practice • Court attendances welcomed • 150 peer-reviewed publications
Mr Bugler in CHESTERFIELD
My particular expertise lies in knowledge of substances hazardous to health in the following principal areas: • Occupational asthma (including exposures to flour & grain dust, isocyanates, anhydrides, colophony (solder) fumes, glutaraldehyde, wood dust, latex, enzymes, hard metal, cyanoacrylates, epoxies, metal-working fluids) • Respiratory disease (including byssinosis, fibrosis, farmer's lung, EAA) • Occupational cancers (including bladder, lung, nasal sinuses & leukaemia) • Exposure to chemical ...
Dr Rudd in LONDON
Asbestosis • Mesothelioma • Industrial lung disease • Lung cancer • Respiratory disease • Occupational asthma
Dr Dawes in DUDLEY
Principal in general practice since 1988 • Providing medico-legal reports since 1998 • Whiplash • General RTA & personal accident injuries ...
Professor Donaldson in EDINBURGH
I specialise in using toxicological approaches to determine how likely a chemical or dust exposure is to have caused a claimed disease or episode of ill-health. For example, I have opined on whether exposure to chemicals in cleaners was likely to have been associated with asthma & whether working with asbestos was likely to be the cause of an individual developing mesothelioma. I am able to give an opinion on these matters based on comparing the known exposure/response relationship for any ...
Mr Walker in KENILWORTH
Occupational hygiene • Industrial disease litigation • Pollution, atmospheric • Safety, chemical • Safety at work
Dr Hetzel in BATH
All aspects of chest, lung & respiratory disease, including: • Asthma • Chronic bronchitis • Emphysema • Lung cancer • Tuberculosis • Sarcoidosis • Fibrosing alveolitis
Dr Prowse in NEWCASTLE-UNDER-LYME
Occupational lung disease, including asbestosis, pneumoconiosis, asthma & COPD • Chest injury • Respiratory disability • Emphysema • Fume inhalation effects
Dr Quantrill in LONDON
I specialise in failure to provide (breathalyser) cases for which I have written over 70 reports and appeared in court many times. Other interests include asthma in relation to damp housing, lung injury due to smoke inhalation and coroners' cases. ...
Dr Michie in SOUTHALL
General paediatric & neonatal cases • Vaccination • Infectious diseases • Haematology • Oncology in the age group • Child protection • Age determination • Torture documentation • Trauma & disability in paediatrics
Mr Woolley in ST ALBANS
Expertise: • Recognition, evaluation & control of occupational health risks such as chemicals, dusts, fumes, vapours & noise ...
Dr Limbrey in WINCHESTER
A Consultant Respiratory Physician at University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust • Assessment of asbestos-related diseases, including pleural plaques, asbestosis, pleural thickening, mesothelioma & lung cancer • Pulmonary fibrosis • Pulmonary vascular disease, including venous thromboembolism (deep vein thrombosis & pulmonary embolus) • Asthma & chronic obstructive pulmonary disease • Respiratory infections • Chest injury • Breathalyser cases • Medical negligence
Dr Rehman in LONDON
Specialist occupational health physician • Chief Medical Officer to a multi-national civil engineering company & three major multi-national retailers • Advice on disability discrimination, reasonable adjustments, work-induced stress, manual handling accidents & employer liability
Professor Douglas in LONDON
Respiratory diseases, including asthma, asbestosis, bronchitis, emphysema & mesotheliomal tumour • Environmental factors, including fugitive gas emissions, irritants, carbon monoxide poisoning & toxicology • Occupational disease, including post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) • Drink driving, failure to give breath sample due to medical impairment • Musculoskeletal disease • Hand-arm vibration syndrome (HAVS) ...
Mr Dippnall in CHESTERFIELD
Provide expert opinion on occupational disease claims for civil litigation cases in the UK, including occupational asthma, silicosis, dermatitis & asbestos diseases • Matters involving exposures to asbestos, silica, isocyanates, fumes, wood dust, metalworking fluids, toxic metals, bio-aerosols, enzymes, etc. • Legal duties of employers, exposure assessments, safe systems of work, employee training regimes, adequacy of control measures, personal protective equipment & ventilation systems
Dr Rosenthal in LONDON
All aspects of paediatric respiratory disease • Previous cases include: • Delays in diagnosis & mismanagement of children with cystic fibrosis, asthma, inhaled foreign bodies, pneumonia, relationship of housing conditions to symptoms & suffocation risk in relation to certain toys
Dr Honeybourne in BIRMINGHAM
Problems encountered by patients with chest disease using breath alcohol measuring devices • The correct choices of antibiotics for chest infections • The management of acute chest diseases • Diagnosis & treatment of asthma • Occupational chest diseases, including asthma, asbestosis & mesothelioma
Mr Merrills in NOTTINGHAM
Pharmacy practice • Ethics • Retail pharmacy business • Use of medicines • Criminal cases involving pharmacy or medicines • Wrongful death involving pharmacy • Technical reports • Prescription fraud • Contracts for pharmaceutical services • Dispensing & prescription data • Legal issues relating to practice of pharmacy (formerly Deputy Chief Pharmacist at the Department of Health, London)
Dr Hughson in CHESTERFIELD
Matters relating to exposure to hazardous substance including, but not restricted to, asbestos, isocyanates, epoxy resins, metal & wood dusts, hydrocarbons, fumes, etc. • In addition, this would include retrospective exposure assessment, exposure modelling, legal duties of employers & employees, & evaluation of the efficacy of working practices & control measures such as ventilation, enclosures, protective clothing & other equipment
Mr Asker-Browne in TOTLAND
The effect of work upon health • Management of occupational health programmes • Health & safety policies • Ventilation for control of contaminants • Control of substances hazardous to health • Health effects of the indoor environment • Stack emissions & their measurement
Dr Benfield in MENAI BRIDGE
Occupational asthma • Effects of dusts on the lung, including asbestos, coal dust, silica, etc. • Treatment & prevention of tuberculosis • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease • Pharmacology & therapeutics in respiratory disorders • Lung cancer • Vocal cord dysfunction • Dysfunctional ventilation • Cardiff University Bond Solon Expert Witness Certificate ...
Dr Habibi in LONDON
Paediatric intensive care • Emergency medicine • Infectious diseases • Meningococcal disease • Meningitis & septicaemia • Respiratory diseases • Ethical issues • General paediatrics • Life expectancy • Sleep medicine
Mr Smith in NEWARK
Accident investigation: • Industry & industrial premises • Construction & building • Docks • Agriculture • Transport & road traffic, highways • Offices & shops • Hospitals & nursing homes • Education • Sport & leisure • Offshore oil & gas • Occupational health & safety: • Noise-induced hearing loss (deafness) • Industrial diseases, including dermatitis • Respiratory illness, including asthma • Ergonomics & manual handling • Work-related upper limb disorder (RSI) • Slipping & tripping accidents • Ladders & scaffolding • ...
Dr Shaw in BOURNEMOUTH
Care of patients in general practice • Fitness for work • Sickness absence from work • Work-related health problems ...
Professor Woodhead in MANCHESTER
Lung, respiratory & thoracic diseases • Occupational lung disease, e.g. asbestos-related • Legionnaires' disease • Lung infections • Asthma
Dr Warburton in LIVERPOOL
All aspects of respiratory medicine • Occupational diseases such as, occupational asthma, asbestos-related diseases & other pneumoconiosis • All aspects of general medicine • Life expectancy & prognosis
Dr Mohammed in LONDON
I have been a consultant at Whipps Cross University Hospital, Barts Health NHS Trust in London, since August 2010. I am the Clinical Lead for the lung cancer and pleural disease services. I started medico-legal reporting in 2009. I cover most aspects of respiratory medicine, including COPD, asthma, pulmonary embolism, tuberculosis, lung cancer, pneumonia, oxygen therapy and pulmonary fibrosis. My respiratory expertise provides me with a better understanding of intensive care-related illnesses ...
Dr Chetcuti in LEEDS
Asthma in children • Respiratory illnesses in children • Respiratory management in preterm (premature) babies & newborn infants, including mechanical ventilation & surfactant administration in newborn intensive care • General paediatrics • Complications of prematurity • Complications of birth • Allergy • Carbon monoxide poisoning in children • Damp housing & respiratory health • Child neglect & welfare
Dr Corless in WIRRAL
I have acted as an expert witness for over 12 years. My fields of expertise include all asbestos-related lung disease, including mesothelioma, asbestosis, diffuse pleural thickening & asbestos-related lung cancer. I have completed more than 500 reports on these conditions. I am also happy to provide life expectancy reports. I have been fully trained in report writing & courtroom skills & attend regular refresher training.
Dr Couriel in MANCHESTER
Diagnosis & management of acute & chronic respiratory & chest illnesses in children, including asthma, cystic fibrosis, pneumonia & other respiratory infections • Advisor to several national bodies on children's respiratory problems • Medico-legal expert for 25 years, with over 400 cases of alleged negligence in care of children with respiratory illness or personal injury claims • Fully familiar with the duties of expert witnesses under Civil Procedure Rules, including most recent revisions
Mr Froés in BOLTON
The recognition, evaluation and control of workplace environments that lead to ill health from chemical, physical and biological agents. Examples of such agents include: dusts causing respiratory illnesses, such as asbestos and cotton dust; chemicals causing occupational asthma or dermatitis and workplace noise that causes hearing loss. ...
Dr Barber in MANCHESTER
Industrial lung disease • Occupational asthma • Asbestosis • Respiratory diseases • Lung injury • Bronchitis • Emphysema • Mesothelioma • Pulmonary function testing • Medical negligence ...
Dr Conway in LEEDS
Paediatrics • Infectious diseases • Immunisation • Cystic fibrosis (paediatric & adult) • Chronic fatigue syndrome • Immunodeficiency • Infectious diseases, paediatric • Dr Conway was Lead Clinician in cystic fibrosis services • Consultant Paediatrician, Spire Hospital Leeds • Honorary Consultant in Paediatrics & Infectious Diseases, Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust
Mr Humphrey in MAIDSTONE
Personal injury & fatal accidents, including: • Falling, tripping & slipping accidents • Workplace hazards • Machinery hazards • Manual handling, lifting & repetitive strain injury • Industry hazards • Cranes, lifts & forklift truck accidents • Domestic hazards • Commercial premises hazards & accidents • Sports & leisure accidents & hazards • Fairground & playground accidents • Musculoskeletal injury & diseases • Industrial products, including: • Defective equipment • Equipment failures • Product liability ...
Mr Morgan in COWBRIDGE
Accident investigation: • Industry & industrial premises • Construction & building • Docks • Agriculture • Transport & road traffic; highways • Mines & quarries • Offices & shops • Hospitals & nursing homes • Education • Sport & leisure • Domestic • Mechanical engineering: • Product liability • Product defects & injuries • Child safety • Consumer safety • Play areas & equipment • Heating equipment, safety & venting • Sick building, legionella, etc. • Forestry operations & safety • Safety design • Protective equipment • Machine ...
Mr Hutt in NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Accident investigation: • Industry & industrial premises • Construction & building • Docks • Agriculture • Transport & road traffic, highways • Offices & shops • Hospitals & nursing homes • Education • Sport & leisure • Occupational health & safety: • Noise-induced hearing loss • Industrial diseases, including dermatitis • Respiratory illness, including asthma • Ergonomics & manual handling • Work-related upper limb disorder (RSI) • Vibration white finger (VWF) • Woodworking machines • Slipping & tripping accidents ...
Dr Ng in ORMSKIRK
I hold dual accreditation as a Consultant Paediatrician and Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist. I have also completed a Master of Laws degree from the University of Liverpool. I have undergone medico-legal expert training courses and attended court with expertise in general paediatric and paediatric endocrinology cases (25% claimant, 25% defendant, 50% joint). I have provided medico-legal reports in all aspects of paediatric endocrinology and diabetes, child protection issues, road traffic ...