Appliances

This list shows every expert witness in the UK Register of Expert Witnesses who claims expertise in Appliances. Click on any expert witness to view full details. You may prefer to interactively search the Register.

Mr Polak in FARNHAM
Mechanical engineering machinery & components • Engines, transmissions, turbines, compressors, pumps • Gears, chains, bearings, brakes, clutches, couplings • Lubrication methods & systems • Friction & wear • Industries: rail, automotive, power, process, food, manufacturing, alternative energy (wind), marine, aviation, mining, oil & gas, chemical...
Mr David Robbins BSc CBioL MIBIOL MEI in CARDIFF
Chemical engineering investigations • Contamination assessment • Electrical Failure investigations • Fires & explosions • Forensic evidence • Marine cargo loss • Marine fire investigations • Materials failures • Mechanical failure investigations • Personal injury • Road traffic accident investigations • Traffic collision • Water leaks • Marine engineering investigations • Metallurgical investigations • Marine firefighting equipment failure investigations
Mr Gregory in NEWARK
Accident investigation • Appliances - gas • Gas safety • Gas distribution • Gas utilisation • Pressure control • Gas metering • Noise-induced hearing loss (deafness) • Hand-arm vibration • Pneumatic power tools • Pneumatic conveying • Bulk solids • Offshore oil & gas • Agriculture • Occupational health & safety • Woodworking • Technical audits • Performance testing • Life testing • Technical compliance • Equipment failure • Slipping & tripping
Dr Anderson in NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Electrical machines & their control • AC motors • DC motors • Stepper motors • Timing motors • Large industrial motors • Large turbine generators & associated problems • Transient behaviour of electrical machines • Electromagnetic devices • Engineering product structure & engineering business process improvement • Industrial R & D project management • Electrical machine & system failure investigations & reporting • Unusual problems related to electromagnetics & electrostatics
Mr Thorneycroft in RINGWOOD
Over 30 years' professional engineering experience, including 24 years as an expert witness • Extensive range of cases undertaken, including machinery & equipment performance, fault & failure analysis, industrial disputes, product liability & consumer personal injury • Experienced in giving evidence in both the High Court and County Court
Eur Ing Davies in OXTED
45 years' experience in electrical power generation, transmission & utilisation • Will advise on power & lighting in buildings, transmission & distribution lines, cables, switchgear, transformers, current & voltage transformers, etc. • Auxiliary power supplies, UPS & standby generation, etc. • Power station equipment & layout • Investigations into failure or mal-operation of electrical & mechanical equipment & accessories • Electrical safety, burns & electrocution • Review & advice on electrical billing
Dr Hughes in CARLISLE
Occupational safety & health representation • Accident/incident investigation • Risk assessment & analysis • Management systems • Safe work systems • Human factors • Engineering failures • Compliance • Due diligence • Expert witness
Dr Ford in RICHMOND
General safety & electrical engineering issues • Equipment used in potentially explosive atmospheres • Application of health & safety legislation & assessment of risk • Suitability of equipment & design specification • Track-mounted cableway installations • Provision & Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER) • Dangerous Substances & Explosive Atmospheres Regulations (DSEAR) • CE Machinery Directive...
Dr Lockwood in LEATHERHEAD
Electrical power systems • Switchgear • Transformers • Variable speed drives (VSDs) • Uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) • Power electronics • Circuit breakers • Switches • Transient voltages • Generators • Busbars • Electrical faults • Electro-mechanical devices • Relays • Solonoids • Electrical motors • Electrical heaters • Control systems • Boiler controls • SF6 breakers • Batteries • Vacuum circuit breakers
Mr Leeke in STOURBRIDGE
30 years' experience of mechanical & electrical engineering in the manufacturing & process industries & 20 years' in consultancy • Technical advice & reports • Forensic investigations into fires, disasters & failures • Mechanical failures • Evaluation of plant design & performance • Satisfactory quality disputes • Health & safety issues • Risk assessments • Industrial & personal accidents • Contractual disputes • Project management
Eur Ing Williamson in CHELTENHAM
Over 30 years as a Chartered Engineer • Mechanical, electrical & manufacturing engineering • Alleged product failures • Health & safety • Alleged patent & intellectual property infringements • Manufacturing & process techniques, plant & machinery • Medical equipment • Batteries • Metal finishing - electroplating • Heat treatment • Engineering for non-engineers • UK, Europe & USA • Equally happy to write a short report, he has experience of cases extending over several years. Unusually, he has laboratories, workshops & a...
Eur Ing Kelly in DERBY
Expert opinion in electrical engineering • Electrical installation disputes • BS7671 IEE Wiring Regulations • Electricity at Work Regulations • Verification of electrical installation designs & specifications • Part P of the Building Regulations • Advice to contractors & consultants based on technical, legal & safety requirements • Training & support
Mr Bennett in ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH
Electrical engineering • CE & PUWER conformity • Project management • Control systems • Machinery safety • Functional safety • Electrical inspection & testing
Mr Coates in LEATHERHEAD
Electrical power cables in the voltage range 400V to 132kV, specifically: • Failure assessment • Use & fitness for purpose • Installation conditions • Performance & selection • Joints, terminations & accessories associated with the above cables
Mr Moodie in LONDON
Electrical contracting • Electrical installation • Electrical drawing & design services • Electrical building service engineering • Electrical estimation
Dr Darren Walsh BA BAI MSc PhD in STEVENAGE
Chemical engineering investigations • Contamination assessment • Electrical Failure investigations • Fires & explosions • Forensic evidence • Marine cargo loss • Marine fire investigations • Materials failures • Mechanical failure investigations • Personal injury • Road traffic accident investigations • Traffic collision • Water leaks • Marine engineering investigations • Metallurgical investigations • Marine firefighting equipment failure investigations
Professor Arnold in SOUTHAMPTON
Accident, fire & explosion investigation in electrical installations • Electrical apparatus & plant failure • Electricity generation, transmission, distribution & supply, overhead lines & underground cables • Electrical installations disputes • High reliability systems • Renewable energy, feasibility, design, advice • Electrical power systems, design, installation, commissioning, operation & maintenance...
Mr Richard Siddons BSc DMS CEng MIChemE MEI in LEEDS
Chemical engineering investigations • Contamination assessment • Electrical Failure investigations • Fires & explosions • Forensic evidence • Marine cargo loss • Marine fire investigations • Materials failures • Mechanical failure investigations • Personal injury • Road traffic accident investigations • Traffic collision • Water leaks • Marine engineering investigations • Metallurgical investigations • Marine firefighting equipment failure investigations
Eur Ing Stuart Mortimore EurIng BSc(Eng) MBA ACGI in GLASGOW
Chemical engineering investigations • Contamination assessment • Electrical Failure investigations • Fires & explosions • Forensic evidence • Marine cargo loss • Marine fire investigations • Materials failures • Mechanical failure investigations • Personal injury • Road traffic accident investigations • Traffic collision • Water leaks • Marine engineering investigations • Metallurgical investigations • Marine firefighting equipment failure investigations...
Dr Thomas in NEATH
Forensic electrical engineering • Electrical maintenance engineering • Electrical & mechanical safety engineering • Risk assessments & method statements • Engineering safety audits • Incident/accident investigations • Insurance claims • Construction site safety • Health & safety training • Competency assessments of electrical staff • Electrical appliance testing • CDM documentation • Health & safety policies • Health & safety documentation • Bond Solon legal trained • Won last 10 cases
Eur Ing Ward in BUXTON
Chartered Mechanical & Electrical Engineer, Dick Ward has more than 30 years' international consulting experience in the design & management of industrial projects involving electrical installations, power generation (steam, diesel & gas turbine), process & mechanical handling plant, particularly for the chemical, metal, mining, pulp, paper, packaging & power industries • He also advises on plant operations & maintenance practices • Consulted frequently in cases of contractual dispute, machine failure &...
Eur Ing Barraclough in ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH
Electrical engineer • Domestic appliances, fires • Plumbing fittings, failures • Electromechanical devices • Security doors • Security grilles • Agricultural engineering
Dr Paul Jowett BSc PhD MRSC in MANCHESTER
Chemical engineering investigations • Contamination assessment • Electrical Failure investigations • Fires & explosions • Forensic evidence • Marine cargo loss • Marine fire investigations • Materials failures • Mechanical failure investigations • Personal injury • Road traffic accident investigations • Traffic collision • Water leaks • Marine engineering investigations • Metallurgical investigations • Marine firefighting equipment failure investigations
Mr Millar in CHELTENHAM
Instrumentation & control • Automation • Electrical engineering • Instrument, control & electrical works • Project management of instrument, control & electrical works • Project management of industrial engineering works • Technology • Process technology • General management • Company start ups • Pulp & paper manufacturing industry • Renewable energy, solar, DC micro grids • Battery storage • Residential battery storage • Commercial battery storage • Energy storage • Solar energy • Substation battery storage
Eur Ing Dr Hayward in LONDON
Safety/liability of consumer products: • DIY tools and equipment • Furniture • Toys • Play and educational equipment • Pushchairs, nursery and childcare products • Choking hazards • Child-resistant features • Labels, warnings and instructions • Packaging • Domestic glazing, doors and other construction products • Ladders and platforms • Gardening tools and machines • Cooking and kitchen equipment • Heating and lighting • Electrical, gas, oil and solid fuel appliances • Barbecues • Cigarette lighters • Cycles • Clothing •...
Mr Corbett in COVENTRY
Electric machinery & power apparatus • Electric motors & generators • Electric drives • Electric vehicles • Batteries • Alternators • Wind generators • Transformers • Phase converters • Power factor correction • Electromagnetic & permanent magnet devices • Automobile electrical equipment • Domestic appliances & installations • Heating • Lighting • Pumps • Fans • Garden fountains • Aquaria • Power tools • Angle grinders • Saws • Electricity supplies & installations • Electrical faults, accidents, health, safety & testing
Mr Dean in LEATHERHEAD
Power distribution systems • Cables • Cable failures • Power transmission systems • Cable joint design • Cable joint failures • Cable accessories • Cable terminations • Cable accessory design • Cable installation • Electrical equipment condition assessment • Partial discharge testing • Third party damage to cable systems • Underground cables
Mr Murray in ANTRIM
Mechanical engineering • Process engineering • Machine design • Hazard analysis • Litigation work • Health & safety at work • Safety in work practices • Guarding & control of machinery • Lifting equipment & lifting hazards • Analysis of equipment failures • Handling of hazardous materials • Road traffic accidents, personal injury
Mr Aitken in LEATHERHEAD
Electronics failure, including integrated circuit, printed circuit board, component & power electronics failures • Capacitor failures • Assessment of the impact of operating environment on materials, electrical systems & electronic systems, including the effects of pollution, mechanical & electronic stresses • Failure analysis & troubleshooting of consumer & industrial electronics & electro-mechanical systems • Forensic investigation & analysis of electrical & electronic fires • Safety & compliance of...
Mr Hammersley in CHEADLE HULME
Consultant Forensic Mechanical & Materials Engineer & expert witness (practising since 1997, 18 years with Dr J H Burgoyne & Partners LLP (Burgoynes), 9 of which as a partner) • Forensic mechanical engineering-based investigations • Forensic metallurgical based investigations • Forensic polymer/non-metallic materials based investigations • Forensic component failure analysis, including expertise in fractography & electron microscopy • Forensic investigations into the cause of damage to equipment...
Mr Watts in MACCLESFIELD
Accident investigation: • Industry & industrial premises • Agriculture, transport & road traffic • Offices & shops • Hospitals & nursing homes • Education • Sport & leisure • Domestic • Mechanical engineering: • Machinery defects & disputes • Cranes & lifting equipment • Mechanical handling equipment, including forklift trucks • Machine tools & machine shop practice • Lifts, escalators & hoists • Food processing equipment • Power station equipment • Accident scene reports, plans,...
Mr Frank Anderson BEng CEng CMarEng FIMarEST in KENILWORTH
Chemical engineering investigations • Contamination assessment • Electrical Failure investigations • Fires & explosions • Forensic evidence • Marine cargo loss • Marine fire investigations • Materials failures • Mechanical failure investigations • Personal injury • Road traffic accident investigations • Traffic collision • Water leaks • Marine engineering investigations • Metallurgical investigations • Marine firefighting equipment failure investigations
Mr Mark Slater BEng CEng MIEE in BASINGSTOKE
Chemical engineering investigations • Contamination assessment • Electrical Failure investigations • Fires & explosions • Forensic evidence • Marine cargo loss • Marine fire investigations • Materials failures • Mechanical failure investigations • Personal injury • Road traffic accident investigations • Traffic collision • Water leaks • Marine engineering investigations • Metallurgical investigations • Marine firefighting equipment failure investigations
Dr Walker in HALIFAX
Expert reports on those exposed to carbon monoxide gas, usually as a result of poorly maintained or installed heating appliances. Such exposure can be chronic, or be the result of one or more episodes of exposure to higher levels of the gas. Opinion on symptoms of active exposure, as well as likely long-term sequelae of chronic, non-lethal exposure, including affective and cognitive dysfunction. I will often recommend formal neuropsychological testing in order to quantify any persisting...
Eur Ing Lister in GODALMING
Technical fields: • Airport ground handling systems & equipment • Mobile & static airport ground power systems • Light rapid transit & people-mover systems • Guided vehicles, design & application • Automation & robotics • Automated steel foundry & aluminium smelter plants • Mechanical handling systems & equipment • Tractor, trailer & general vehicle design • Integrated military transport systems • Civil & military truck designs • Electric & hybrid vehicles • Electric & electronic equipment • Pharmaceutical advanced...
Mr Lovis in MALKINS BANK
Consultant Forensic Engineer & expert witness undertaking the investigation of engineering incidents & personal injury accidents for commercial, legal & insurance clients • Provision of independent & impartial expert witness evidence • Mechanical, metallurgical & non-metallic materials (i.e. polymer, composite, rubber, glass & ceramic materials) based investigations • Forensic investigations both on-site & laboratory based • Component failure analysis, including expertise in fractography & electron microscopy...
Mr Gill in WARRINGTON
40 years of design & consultancy experience in moving machinery • 30 years of consultancy experience in the field of tribology & machinery failure • Widely experienced in assessing machinery components & explaining the root cause of failures
Mr Anderson in DORKING
Technical Authority of structural analysis for a major consultancy operating worldwide • Over nearly 30 years my particular fields of expertise are: • Stress analysis • Structural design, analysis, engineering & integrity • Finite element analysis • Fatigue • Fracture mechanics • Creep • Crack growth • Failure analysis • Dynamics • Vibration • Shock • Non-destructive testing • Design code assessments • Pipewhip • Missiles • Jet loadings • Blast • Safety cases • Risk management • Probabilistic analysis • Peer review
Dr Smith in MAIDSTONE
Forensic engineering associated with: • Incident investigation & reconstruction, including those associated with construction sites, infrastructure, buildings, factories or other places of work • JCT contracts • Incident or equipment failure causality analysis leading to personal injury or property damage • Investigations that require the support of hazardous operations analysis & failure mode evaluation • Incidents involving human & machine interface, including use of displays, machines & manual...
Dr Pitman in LEATHERHEAD
Materials analysis • Microanalysis using energy & wavelength dispersive X-ray analysis & interpretation of analysis results in engineering failures or materials characterisation • Scanning electron microscopy • Fractography • Hydrogen embrittlement of fasteners • Copper pipe failures • Fastener failures • Fuse failures • Metallic packaging failures (including beverage cans) • Pitting corrosion & preferential corrosion in water supply systems • Particle analysis & wear debris analysis • Electrical equipment failures...
Eur Ing Steven Rawden MSc BSc CEng FIMechE MIOSH in COVENTRY
Personal injury • Product liability • Professional negligence claims • Environmental health • Consumer protection • Building & construction problems & safety • Playground accidents • Ladder accidents • Structures & structural engineering • Road traffic accident investigation & reconstruction • Agricultural & horticultural • Manufacturing industries • Electrical safety • Chemical safety • Industrial diseases • Musculoskeletal disorders & RSI • Slips, trips & falls • Fork-lift trucks • Guards & guarding systems • Factory accidents...
Mr Tudor in BIRMINGHAM
Occupational health & safety • Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) • Noise surveys • Ergonomics & manual handling • Slipping accident investigation • Ladders & scaffolding • Cranes & lifting equipment • Play areas & equipment • Machine tools • Workshops • Machine guarding • Bearings • Consumer product defects • Consumer product safety • CE marking & product compliance • Helmets • Personal protective equipment (PPE) • Laser safety • Non-ionising radiation • Electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) & electromagnetic interference (EMI)
Mr Walsh in LONDON
I entered the profession as a 5 years indentured student apprentice for Domestic, Commercial and Industrial Plumbing, Drainage, Water, Gas, Oil, Public Health Engineering, Building Services Engineering from August 1964 and qualified as an Engineer in 1969. I continued my academic and practical training to complete my professional qualification when I was awarded my Council of Engineering Institutions (CEI) Chartered Engineer (CEng) status in 1983. I became an Expert Witness in 1984. I became a...

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