Dr Hayley Ash BSc MSc PhD MITAI LCGI MIET CEng in DURHAM
Hayley Ash leads the forensic engineering team at Keith Borer Consultants. She specialises in both civil and criminal cases involving road accident investigation and reconstruction, vehicle examination, personal injury and collisions involving cars, motorcycles, public service vehicles, cyclists and pedestrians. Her reports deal with human factors, driver reaction times, vehicle factors, road safety audits, speed assessment/analysis and image analysis....
Mr Bennett in DORCHESTER
Provision of expert opinion on all legal & technical aspects of vehicle use • Maintenance systems, loading, weighing & measuring • Tachograph design, use & analysis • Accident reconstruction, investigation & statements • Forensic identification & vehicle examination • Vehicle valuation • Heavy goods vehicle & public service vehicle licensing • MOT test scheme design, layout & authority • Legal & technical reports • Public inquiry & court attendance
Dr Robinson in DURHAM
Depression • Anxiety • Stress management • Psychosexual problems • Relationship problems • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Work-related problems • Psychiatric nursing issues, including forensic psychiatry
Mr Townley in MANCHESTER
Following 20 years as a forensic collision investigator with a leading bus operator, I now work independently. Key areas include: • CCTV analysis • Vehicle telematic data • Locus reports • Review of other experts' reports • Interrogation of all available evidence • Staged collisions • Insurance fraud. I have given evidence in Crown, County and HM Coroner courts.
Mr Roberts in GUILDFORD
Chartered Mechanical Engineer with over 30 years' experience of automotive design, development, manufacturing & after-sales, specialising in quality-related aspects • Experienced in the investigation & reporting of any aspect of motor vehicle quality & fitness for purpose
Ms Wybraniec in LONDON
Anna Wybraniec is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist with over 20 years' professional experience in clinical psychology working in the NHS and in private practice in London. She has been involved in preparing medico-legal reports for courts since 2000....
Mr Mighall in BATTLE
Consulting automobile engineers • Motor vehicle claims assessors & negotiators • Vehicle accident investigation & reconstruction • Specialist in international & national coach crashes • Motor vehicle damage assessments • Motor vehicle engineering & mechanical failures • Classic car damage assessment • Vintage car damage assessment • Vehicle damage specialists & unique vehicles • Emergency services vehicle damage & valuations
Dr Mynors-Wallis in POOLE
Psychiatric disorders • Post-traumatic stress & other related disorders • Depressive disorders • Anxiety disorders • Psychotic disorders • Alcohol & drug misuse • Personal injury assessments • Risk assessment • Child care parent assessments • Equality Act assessments • Medical negligence • Capacity assessments • Consultant Psychiatrist, Dorset Healthcare NHS Trust (Medical Director 2000-2015) • Registrar, Royal College of Psychiatrists 2010-2015 • Chair, South West Clinical Network in Mental Health (2015-2017) • Visiting...
Dr Wilkinson in OXFORD
Oxford Medico Legal • Medico-legal examinations, reports & expert opinions, consultancy & educational services in clinical forensic & general medical practice in the British & Irish jurisdictions. Dr Wilkinson is a Registered Medical Practitioner and General Practitioner in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. He is a Forensic Physician, Tutor in Legal Medicine, University of Oxford, Emeritus Lecturer in Forensic & Legal Medicine, University College Dublin. • Forensic...
Dr Bodansky in LEEDS
Medical negligence • Diabetes • Endocrinology • General (internal) medicine • Acute medicine • Male sexual disorders • Has experience of criminal defence & prosecution of rape & indecent assault in relation to male sexual dysfunction • Life expectancy • Mortality • Quantum • Adviser to solicitors for NHS Resolution, GMC, MPS, MDU, major insurance companies • Adviser to CPS, NCA, police, HM Coroners
Mr Roberts in PRESTON
Forensic collision investigation • Vehicle examination, all classes • Motorcycle examination • Off-road & plant collisions • Motorcycle collisions & dynamics • Damage inspections, analysis & consistency • Tyre mark analysis • Vehicle light bulb analysis • Critical appraisal of available evidence • Speed calculations • Reaction times • Pedestrians & pedal cycle-involved collisions • Detailed site investigation • Preparing detailed but clear reports • Experienced expert witness in presenting evidence at court
Dr Van Graan in LONDON
Neuroscience • Neuroimaging • Neurological injury & rehabilitation • Neuropsychology: diagnoses, causation & treatment of a wide range of neurological conditions, including injury (such as incurred in the context of MVAs) • Major trauma • Pain • Anxiety disorders • Bereavement • Depression • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) • Human factors in sport & occupational performance • Aviation psychology • Specialist interests & expertise in the following physical conditions: neurological disorders, pain management &...
Professor Denney in SEVENOAKS
Body fluids, alcohol in • Chemical analysis, alcohol backtrack calculations • Analysis of drugs • Drug abuse • Drugs on banknotes • Forensic science • Breath analysers • Pharmaceutical & clinical analysis • Hazardous chemicals • Breath & blood alcohol values • DNA interpretation • Formerly Visiting Professor in Forensic Science at Kingston University
Mr Corrigan in BIRMINGHAM
I specialise in collision investigation and reconstruction and motor vehicle examination. A collision investigation and reconstruction involves attending the scenes, carrying out a thorough investigation, including motor vehicle examination, from the evidence available, reconstructing the collision, and examining the behaviour of the persons and vehicles involved in determining the causes. Analysis of CCTV footage to calculate the speed for a vehicle and the pre and post impact movement....
Professor Payne-James in SOUTHMINSTER
Accident • Assault • Injury • Trauma • Wounding • Personal injury • Torture • Tasers • Medical negligence • Road Traffic Act (drink/drug drive fitness) • Drug & alcohol misuse • Clinical forensic medicine • Fitness to detain • Fitness to be interviewed • Forensic & legal medicine • Deaths in custody • Harm in custody • Miscarriages of justice • Death investigation • Sexual assault • Death in custody • Care in custody • Police complaints • Nutrition • Venous access • Thrombophlebitis • Assessment of post-mortem stomach contents • Self-inflicted injury...
Dr McQuire in PRESTON
Psychological effects of personal injury • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) • Adjustment disorder • Phobias • Depression • Anxiety • Work-related stress • Trauma • Children & adult assessments • Psychological effects of road traffic accidents
Mr Crouch in SOUTH CROYDON
All road traffic matters, specialising in forensic collision investigation in both criminal and civil forums. Key areas include CCTV analysis, vehicle examination, high-speed loss of control, civil litigation, review of other expert's reports, locus reports, plans and technical drawings. Mark is published in his field and has presented his research both nationally and internationally. He is also experienced in training others in this field and has vast experience of giving live evidence.
Mr Boulton in STAFFORD
Expert in all areas of road traffic accident investigation & reconstruction • The service for civil & criminal matters includes: • Visit to the scene to obtain measurements for scale drawing • Photographs or video, as required • Read & comment on all witness statements • Comment on police reports, including accident investigation reports • Compile full & concise report as to cause of accident, supported by mathematics, where applicable • Give evidence in court, where I have been accepted as an expert for...
Dr Lyle in BRISTOL
Criminal Justice Expert Reports (defence/prosecution) Special areas of expertise: • Psychometric Testing • Learning Difficulties • Memory Testing • Suggestibility • Head Injury • Asperger's and Autistic disorders • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder • Detection of Malingering or otherwise • Sexual Offences • 'Viewing' offences •Driving,...
Mr White in MACCLESFIELD
Motor accident investigation • Forensic inspection of motor vehicles • Collision analysis using PC-Crash • Animation of crash scenarios • Low speed accident investigation • Locus reports • Repair quality & mechanical fault reports • Night time photography (HDR) • Criminal cases - murder, attempted murder, death by dangerous, death by careless • Civil cases - high value personal injury, low speed incidents & fraud, fitness for purpose • Dispute resolution & arbitration
Mr Wagstaff in MAULDEN
My main specialist field is the analysis & interpretation of forensic evidence & information gathered from road traffic collision scenes & incidents, examination of the vehicles involved, of the interviews of parties involved & other independent witness evidence. I have also specialised in the analysis of tachograph data in relation to speed & vehicle movements during collision events. I am a Bosch CDR Operator, where I am a Certified Technician & Analyst. I am able to analyse CCTV. I am a...
Dr Spoto in LONDON
Mental illness • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Child care • Testamentary capacity • Court of Protection • Forensic psychiatry • Mental Health Act • Psychotherapy • Road traffic accidents • Mental Health Review Tribunals • Immigration • Personal injury
Dr Skett in GLASGOW
Clearance of alcohol from the body • Metabolism of alcohol • Calculation of blood or breath alcohol concentrations • Interaction of alcohol with other drugs • Clearance of drugs & chemicals from the body • Toxic effects of drugs & chemicals • Uses & abuses of drugs • Drugs of abuse
Dr Solomon in MANCHESTER
Dr Solomon routinely assesses a range of psychological and psychiatric problems, including: depressive disorders, trauma and stressor-related disorders, anxiety disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorders, addiction and substance misuse disorders, bereavement and adjustment to loss, chronic pain, somatic symptom disorders, occupational stress, personality disorders, and self-esteem problems. She also has a special interest in appearance-related distress.
Mr Phillips in BELPER
Forensic collision investigation and collision reconstruction - all vehicle types - specialist in pedestrian/cycle collisions • Forensic vehicle examination all vehicle types, including large goods, PCV, motorcycles, agricultural vehicles • Specialist large loss forensic vehicle inspections, including seatbelt analysis, mechanical failure, defects and modifications • Scene examination locus reports and scale plan drawing • Review of police reports and 3D laser scan data • LVI • Staged collisions • Suspected fraud
Mr Ward in BRADFORD
Specialist in the investigation & preparation of reports on the following vehicles & /or their components: • Commercial vehicles, heavy & light • Passenger carrying vehicles • Cars • Plant vehicles • Classic, prestige, collectors vehicles • Off-road vehicles • Motorcycles • Cycles • Established in 1984, with 40 years' experience in the motor trade & transport management • Numerous court appearances, presenting reports & advising solicitors & barristers • First court appearance 1986 & evidence presented in high-profile...
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
Mr Doughty in ROCHESTER
Provision of expert opinion on all legal & technical aspects of vehicle usage • Maintenance systems, loading, weighing & measuring • Forensic road traffic collision/accident investigation & reconstruction • Forensic motor vehicle examinations • Forensic route tracing from tachograph charts & tachograph analysis • Criminal & civil cases involving stolen vehicles • Forensic vehicle examinations regarding the true identity of suspect vehicles • Heavy goods vehicle & public service vehicle licensing dealing with...
Mr Sorton in PENRITH
Accident investigation, road traffic • Accident reconstruction • Mechanical examination • Forensic examination • Site examination
Dr Pradhan in BIRMINGHAM
Psychopathology & psychiatric disorders • Trauma sequelae (psychiatry, including personal injury) • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Personality disorder • Criminal responsibility (psychiatric assessment) • Fitness to plead (psychiatric assessment) • Dangerous & risk assessment (psychiatric) • Crime victims (psychiatry) • Offender assessment (psychiatric) • Witness assessment & testamentary capacity • Criminal behaviour • Child & family cases (custody cases) • Psychiatric care & rehabilitating • Disability...
Mr Biffin in TELFORD
Road traffic accident investigation & reconstruction • Interpretation of tyre marks & vehicle damage • Speed calculation • Tyre examination • Visual tachograph chart examination & interpretation • Vehicle examination • Vehicle handling characteristics • Seat belt examination & usage • Photographic services • Report validation & interpretation • Plan drawings • Locus reports • Interviewing police officers & witnesses • Court attendance & evidence presentation • Trial & inquest notes • General traffic enquiries
Mr Newcombe in BURNLEY
I am competent to accept instructions in relation to all types of road traffic collisions and associated offences. I served on the Lancashire Police Collision Investigation Unit from 2011 to 2018. During that period I attended a large number of road traffic collisions involving fatalities. I produced reports in relation to these collisions and presented the findings to HM Coroner and the criminal courts. I have given evidence at Manchester, Liverpool and Preston crown courts....
Mr Church-Taylor in PRESTON
Forensic collision investigation • Road traffic accident investigation & reconstruction • Accident causation & consistency of staged or contrived collisions • Detailed site inspection & locus reports • Examination of motor vehicles & components • Analysis of expert reports • Preparation of computer-aided design drawings & scale plans • Preparation of computer-derived motor vehicle damage assessments & repair costing
Mr Ferguson in LONDON
Advice on traffic & access relating to site development • Hotels • Food & non-food retail • Housing & change of use • Support of unitary development plans policy at public inquiry • Traffic impact assessment • Evidence given on behalf of a number of prominent developers & agencies, including Elbrook C & C Ltd, Blue Orange Core, Bright Stars Nursery Ltd & London Borough of Harrow
Atha in LIVERPOOL
Independent expert evidence & consultancy in criminal cases involving controlled drugs (amphetamine, LSD, MDMA/ecstasy, heroin, cocaine, NPS) • Valuation • Consumption patterns • Effects of drugs on behaviour & driving ability • Surveys of drug use & drug users • Research services & sample testing • Literature search & document retrieval • Cannabis: market analysis • Estimation of potential yields from cannabis cultivation systems • Quality assessment • Interpretation of forensic analyses • Therapeutic & medicinal uses...
Mr Seston in SOLIHULL
A former police officer in the West Midlands Police with over 30 years' service, 24 of which were as a traffic patrol officer • Extremely experienced in all manner of road traffic matters, particularly collision investigation & motor vehicle examination • Holds Class 1 Advanced driving certificate for both cars & motorcycles, & holder of a Class 1 PCV (D+E) driving licence • Trained & experienced in the use of in-car video systems...
Dr Bott in TUNBRIDGE WELLS
Depressive disorders • Anxiety disorders • Alcoholism • Stress in employment • Psychological effects of accidents, including PTSD & assault, including rape • Civil matters relating to access to children • Psychological reaction to medical, surgical or obstetric negligence • Post-traumatic embitterment disorder
Dr Harper in EDINBURGH
I have experience in providing expert witness reports, largely within the areas of personal injury and medical negligence. I undertake assessments of individuals reported to be experiencing the type of difficulties that I routinely see in my clinical practice, including PTSD, cPTSD, depression, anxiety, complicated grief, somatisation disorder and adjustment disorders. I have provided over 1000 reports and have experience of acting as an expert witness in both the Sheriff Courts and Court of Session.
Mr Yusupoff in MANCHESTER
Psychological sequelae following personal injury • Post-traumatic stress disorder, assessment & treatment • Phobias, depression & anxiety, assessments & treatment
Mr David Winstanley DipASM MITAI LCGI in WIGAN
Personal injury & road death accidents & collisions involving motor cars, motorcycles, public service vehicles, commercial vehicles, cyclists, pedestrians • Human factors, driver reaction times, vehicle factors, road safety audits, speed assessment & analysis • Image analysis from photographs, negatives, transparencies • Photogrammetry • Reconstructions & analysis & interpretation from CCTV evidence • Vehicle examination • Evaluation & analysis of existing reports • Fraudulent claims investigation • Dashcams,...
Mr Wilson in PRESTON
Accident investigation • Forensic collision investigation • Road traffic accident reconstruction • Motor vehicle examinations • Scale plans • Expert reports • Photography & video • Damage profiles, critical speed & other tyre marks • Motorcycle collisions • Police vehicle collisions • Pedestrian collisions • HGV & bus collisions • Tachograph analysis • Video & still photography • Critical appraisal of previously prepared reports • 30 years' experience presenting evidence at court
Mr Oakley in CHELMSFORD
Forensic investigation of road collisions • Witness evidence appraisal • Evaluation of expert reports • Collision site survey • Drive-through video recording • Examination of crashed vehicles • Fraudulent claim investigation • Investigation of all types of motoring offences • Legal Aid Agency & SJE instructions undertaken • Ex-police collision investigator and 22 years in private practice
Dr Ranu in WOODFORD GREEN
Clinical forensic medicine (general) • Clinical forensic medicine - wounding • Road Traffic Act (alcohol & drugs) • Traffic medicine • Police complaints • Custody medicine • Trauma • Assault • ABH • GBH • Assessment of victims of torture • Interpretation of scarring • Sexual assault & sexual offences medicine • Cardiff University Bond Solon Expert Witness Certificate (Criminal Law) by examination 2015...
Mr Bishop in WATERLOOVILLE
Alcohol technical defences • Calculation of blood, breath & urine concentrations • Alcohol backtracking calculations • Post-driving drinks & laced drinks calculations • Metabolism of alcohol • Failure to provide situations • Drink/drug driving under the influence • Interaction of medications with alcohol • Illicit drug use • Alcohol/drug-assisted aggravated/sexual assault • Effects of alcohol/drugs/medication • Interpretation of forensic reports
Mr Burgess in LEYLAND
Forensic collision investigation & reconstruction • Examination of all classes of vehicle • Damage analysis & consistency • Tyre marks • Speed calculations • Reaction times • Vehicle light bulb analysis • Condition & use • Pedestrian collisions • Bicycle collisions • Police vehicle collisions • Motorcycle collisions • LGV & PCV collisions • Digital & analogue tachograph analysis • Appraisal of available evidence & expert reports • Photography & scale plans • Experienced expert witness • Early response & interim reports to...
Dr Berry in EAST GRINSTEAD
Drug testing • Alcohol test calculations • Toxicological interpretation • Clinical toxicology • Forensic toxicology • Alcohol • Drugs • Drugs & driving • Substance misuse • Drug-facilitated crime • Child custody • Drugs - licit & illicit • Drugs & personal injury • Insurance reports
Dr McNally in LEICESTER
Consultant Physician in diabetes & endocrinology at Leicester Royal Infirmary • All aspects of diabetes, hypoglycaemia & complications • Endocrine disorders • General medical conditions
Professor Elliott in SHREWSBURY
The medico-legal aspects of psychiatric disorders in adults, including the psychological consequences of trauma, in particular following road traffic or industrial accidents • Assessment, diagnosis, treatment options, prognosis & aetiology of all psychiatric disorders, including depression, anxiety & post-traumatic stress disorder • Forensic psychiatry, including work-related stress, fitness to plead, sexual offences & psychological consequences of clinical negligence • Parenting assessments
Mr Andrew Stephens in SPENNYMOOR
Formedecon Ltd has a team of experts, including ex-Home Office scientists, former senior police officers and internationally recognised academics, who undertake both prosecution and defence cases worldwide providing the best information in an impartial manner. Areas of expertise include: • Alcohol BAC calculations • Drink drive procedures • Failure to provide cases • Drug drive cases • Drug identification and valuation • Toxicology • DNA analysis • Blood pattern analysis • Body fluids • Road traffic...
Mr Griffin in BURY
Road traffic accident & reconstruction • Personal injury & fatal accidents involving motor cars, motorcycles, public service vehicles, commercial vehicles, cyclists, pedestrians & emergency vehicles • Accident scene reports, plans, photographs, driver factors, vehicle factors, road conditions, skid marks, speed assessment & analysis • Vehicle braking, tyres & wheels
Mrs Jenkins in DURHAM
Alcohol: • Calculation of blood, breath & urine concentrations • Metabolism of alcohol • Interaction of medications with alcohol • Failure to provide situations • Post-driving drinks & laced drinks calculations • Drugs: • The effect of prescribed & controlled drugs on an individual's demeanour (particularly in relation to their driving ability) • Consider the possibility of post driving drug consumption based on metabolite levels
Mr Baker in STOKE-ON-TRENT
Glass analysis • Paint analysis • Fibre analysis • Footwear mark & toolmark comparisons • Forensic evidence, general • Analytical chemistry • Drink drive calculations • Drug analysis, valuation & packaging • MDT analysis • Drug driving • Electronic tags
Mrs Smith in SLOUGH
Fingerprint Expert with more than 30 years' experience, having conducted thousands of fingerprint comparisons and examined crime scene and fingerprint evidence in numerous cases, with offences ranging from burglary, fraud, immigration matters and theft to arson, rape, terrorism and murder. Has also attended Crown Courts, Magistrates' Courts and Youth Courts to give expert advice and testimony on many occasions. Work includes:...
Mr Marmoy-Haynes in UPMINSTER
I accept instructions from defendants and claimants via solicitors on most health and safety topics. I have particular experience in health and safety legislation, fatal accident investigation, manufacturing, construction, banking, education, healthcare, charity, retail and pharmaceuticals. My skills include: risk assessment, training, work at height, fall prevention, safe systems of work, safety documentation and policies, fire safety and protection, COSHH, manual handling and work equipment.
Dr Irvine in STOCKTON-ON-TEES
Clinical forensic medicine, general • Clinical forensic medicine, sexual abuse • Clinical forensic medicine, wounding • Fitness to be detained • Fitness to be interviewed • Road Traffic Act (drink/drugs & driving) • Police complaints • Trauma • Assault Additional emails: [email protected] [email protected]
Professor Johnston in LONDON
Professor Johnston is a Clinical Pharmacologist and Toxicologist with over 40 years of experience in providing expert testimony to the criminal, family, civil and coroners' courts. He provides expert advice to both the defence and prosecution in cases involving the use of drugs. He has the support of an ISO 17025 accredited laboratory (UKAS 7641) for drug analysis. The laboratory specialises in drugs and alcohol in driving cases, including alcohol technical defence.
Mr Stott in CLITHEROE
Interpretation of all digital tachograph data, including post-impact speed & route tracing • Forensic analogue tachograph analysis, including route tracing, events & faults • Personal injury accident investigation • Full HGV, PCV, car & motorcycle post-accident examination • Component dismantling & failure causation reports • Pre- & post-collision - cost assessments & repair quality inspections • Used vehicle pre-purchase inspections • Classic & used car appraisal & agreed valuation reports...
Mr Loat in BRISTOL
3D laser scanning and point cloud animation • Full accident investigation reconstruction reports • Scale plans • 2D and 3D animated reconstruction using Relmo software • Examination and interpretation of physical scene evidence • Car and motorcycle/bike camera videos • Locus reports • Attendance at court
Dr Douse in TAUNTON
FORENSIC EXPERT WITNESS SERVICES OF THE YEAR 2019 FORENSIC EXPERT OF THE YEAR 2018 FORENSIC EXPERT WITNESS OF THE YEAR 2017 (EXPLOSIVES) FORENSIC EXPERT WITNESS SERVICES OF THE YEAR 2016 as a result of a poll of 100,000 solicitors and barristers carried out by Lawyer Monthly magazine. • Expert Witness Institute (EWI) Number: 1168 • The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists (TIAFT) Number: 8984...