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Professor Gregg in MIDDLESBROUGH
Fractures • Dislocations • Os calcis fractures • Fracture treatment • Fracture complications • Osteonecrosis & avascular necrosis of bone • Total hip replacement surgery • Total knee replacement surgery • Bone & soft tissue tumours • General adult elective orthopaedic surgery • Foot surgery • Venous thromboembolism Professor Gregg is also Professor of Orthopaedic Surgical Science...
Dr Armstrong in SOUTHAMPTON
Diagnosis & management of rheumatic disorders, including inflammatory arthritis, connective tissue diseases, soft-tissue rheumatic disorders & occupation-related musculoskeletal symptoms & disorders • Bone disease, including osteoporosis & muscle diseases • Trauma-related rheumatic problems (including whiplash) • Matters relating to anti-rheumatic drugs, including DMARD, NSAID, corticosteroids & immunosuppressive drugs • Spinal pain • Chronic pain syndromes & fibromyalgia • CRPS • Medical/clinical negligence
Professor Watts in IPSWICH
I have experience in the assessment of patients, their clinical care and the provision of medico-legal opinions. I have wide knowledge and experience in rheumatology. My areas of special expertise are inflammatory arthritis (rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis), connective tissue diseases (systemic lupus erythematosus, myositis, scleroderma) and vasculitis (giant cell arteritis, polymyalgia rheumatica, Wegener's granulomatosis). I am also experienced in the care...
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 Wade in LEAMINGTON SPA
Comprehensive experience in general orthopaedics • From 1.2.2019 medico-legal work only • Main subspecialty: upper limb, shoulder, elbow & hands, nerve entrapments, Dupuytren's, tendon & nerve injuries, etc. • Previous Clinical Director of orthopaedic department unit for 6 years • Active engagement in trauma rota 25 years • Interest in all aspects of major & minor trauma • Research interests: • Hand trauma • Tendon reconstruction...
Mr Tibrewal in CHISLEHURST
Multiple injuries • Musculoskeletal disorders • Back pain • Neck pain • Matters arising from, or related to, orthopaedics & trauma surgery • Knee, foot & ankle disorders • Honorary Senior Lecturer at Guy's, Kings & St Thomas' Medical School...
Mr Taylor in WARRINGTON
Rolling element bearings • Plain bearings • Oil & grease lubrication • Tribology - lubrication, sliding friction & wear • Failure analysis of rotating or reciprocating engineering components • Bolts & bolting • Materials failure • Fatigue of metals • Fretting • Measurement & metrology of engineering components • Vibration analysis • Recent work includes: railway bearing life, traction motor bearing failure, diesel engine crankshaft bolt fracture
Mr Garry in NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Accident investigation: • Industry & industrial premises • Construction & building • Docks • Agriculture • Transport & road traffic; highway • Offices & shops • Hospitals & nursing homes • Education • Sport & leisure • Domestic • Mechanical engineering: • Machinery defects & disputes • Cranes & lifting equipment • Papermaking machinery • Boiler plant & steam ancillaries • Mechanical handling equipment, including fork-lifts • Consumer product defects • Safety design • Machine tools • Manufacturing engineering & processes • Hydraulic...
Mr Hughes in ST HELENS
Children • Adults • Intellectual ability • Functional skills • Literacy • Communication • Police interview • Need for Appropriate Adult • Understanding of Interview Caution • Understanding of documents & forms • Readability of documents • Fitness to plead • Capacity to instruct/participate • Special Measures in Court • Need for Intermediary • Vulnerable witness • Suggestibility • Compliance • Learning difficulty • Disability • Specific learning difficulties • Dyslexia • Dyspraxia • ADHD • Attention difficulties • Hyperactivity • Autism • Asperger...
Mr Williams in READING
Crop storage & processing systems, grain silos, storage buildings, grain drying & milling equipment • Vegetable storage systems • Failure investigation • Investigation of accidents & injuries • Inspection of agricultural machinery, tractors, harvesting & materials handling equipment • Failure investigation • Investigation for accidents & personal injury • Working in UK & internationally
Professor Kulkarni in MACCLESFIELD
Clinical Director in Specialised Ability Centre - University Hospitals of Manchester (NHS FT) • Part-time NHS consultant - UHSM - since 1991 in rehabilitation medicine • NW Deanery: Chair of Specialist Training CTTE • Specialist areas: amputee medicine, trauma rehabilitation, some cases of neurological rehabilitation - major cases only
Mr Freij in CANTERBURY
Accident & emergency (all aspects of accident & emergency work) • Pre-hospital care • Clinical negligence • Disaster medicine • Resuscitation • Also attends Coroner's Court...
Mr Barker in TAUNTON
20 years' experience as a Chartered Mechanical Engineer in: • Design & manufacturing • Commercial vehicles • Transport • Heavy goods • Road trailers • Tankers • Curtainsiders • Handling & lifting machinery • Cranes • Earthmoving plant • Agricultural tractors • Sawmill bandsaws • Timber & log handling • Diesel engines • Accident & failure investigation • Reconstruction • Forensic engineering examination • Materials testing • Fracture • Fatigue & stress analysis • Design standards • Maintenance of machines • Fitness for purpose • Health &...
Mr Sen in GUERNSEY
Trauma • Personal injury • RTA • Sports injury • Hand injury • Back & limb injury • Whiplash • Fractures • Medical negligence...
Mr Freij in READING
Accident & emergency (all aspects of accident & emergency work) • Pre-hospital care • Clinical negligence • Disaster medicine • Resuscitation • Also attends Coroner's Court...
Mr Henderson in LEICESTER
Cosmetic surgery • Hand surgery • Breast reconstructive surgery • Burn surgery • Ophthalmic plastic surgery • Aesthetic surgery...
Mr Maley in MILTON KEYNES
Warehouse, distribution & logistics operations • Warehouse & supply chain audits • Warehouse processes & warehouse management systems • Fitness-for-purpose reviews • Systems specification & selection • Warehouse layout & design • Warehouse equipment • Forklift trucks • Manual handling • Racking, shelving, design & installation • Warehouse floors, pallets & containers • Radio data (radio frequency) terminals & systems • Bar-coding labelling • Third party logistics operations • Road transport • Health & safety
Mr Norris in SHEFFIELD
General orthopaedic trauma • Hand injury & trauma • Work-related upper limb disorder • Soft tissue injury • Personal injury in all the above • Clinical negligence in the area of hand surgery
Dr Grayson in LONDON
General rheumatology • Special interest in non-inflammatory musculoskeletal conditions, especially back & neck pain, shoulder pain, etc. • Work-related upper limb disorder • Fibromyalgia • I have in the past taken an interest in 'steroid litigation' • Also prepared to do medical negligence & criminal work...
Mr Brueton in LONDON
Orthopaedics • Hip & knee surgery, including: • Joint replacement & arthroscopy • Osteoarthritis & rheumatoid arthritis • Accident & trauma surgery • Injuries to the hand & upper limb • Injuries to the back & lower limb • Whiplash injuries • Soft tissue injuries • Occupational health & orthopaedics • I have particular interest in acetabular & pelvic fractures...
Mr Ward in ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH
Noise-induced hearing loss • Whole body & hand-arm vibration
Professor McNamara in NORWICH
General upper and lower limb trauma • Elderly trauma • Soft tissue injuries • Specialist hip fracture • Hip replacement for hip fracture • Specialist knee trauma, including replacement • Fractures around knee replacement • Revision (re-do) knee replacement • Infection around knee replacement • Specialist knee cap (patella) trauma, pain, instability • Specialist knee trauma in native knees
Dr Murray in ULVERSTON
Personal injury work • Vast experience since 2003, mainly RTAs • Also some medical negligence work
Dr Aziz in LONDON
2002-2005 Royal College of Physicians Tutor • Expert in the field of acute general medicine, medicine for the elderly & rehabilitation medicine • Functional disability & prognosis following orthopaedic injury • Particular interest in medical reports for legal purposes, benefits tribunals & disciplinary reports • Full-time offices in North Middlesex Hospital • Consultations at Nuffield Hospital, Enfield & Garden Hospital, Hendon • Considerable experience in orthogeriatrics, personal injury & medical negligence
Dr Pietsch in LONDON
General trauma & injuries arising from trips, falls, RTAs, personal injuries & sports injuries, including fractures & soft tissue injuries
Mr Hunt in NORWICH
Career history I qualified in 1978 and have worked in surgical, orthopaedic and A & E medicine. I have extensive experience in all areas of trauma and soft tissue injuries. Medico-legal training/courses I have attended courses in report writing, marketing and single joint expert training run by Bond Solon. I attended the Bond Solon clinical negligence and report writing course. Medico-legal experience I have 29 years' experience in the...
Mr Cointet in BROCKENHURST
I am a State Registered Prosthetist (Bachelor of Science in prosthetics and orthotics), with over 20 years' experience in the fitting and design of prostheses. I am competent to accept instructions for prosthetic fitting and rehabilitation, prosthetic provisions and prosthetic costs.
Mr Bishop in LONDON
Plastic surgery • Cosmetic plastic surgery • Scars from disease, trauma or surgery • Management of scars • Willing to undertake medical malpractice work...
Mr Dunnet in ASHFORD
Whiplash injury to cervical spine • Bony trauma to both upper & lower limbs, including elbow, hand, hip, knee & ankle
Mr Sjolin in BURY ST EDMUNDS
Consultant Orthopaedic & Trauma experience since 1995 • Special interest in upper limb pathology, especially shoulder conditions • Member of British Elbow & Shoulder Society • Member of British Orthopaedic Association • Regular medico-legal course attendances • Cardiff University-Bond Solon Expert Witness Certificate 2018 • Clinics in London, Suffolk & Norfolk
Mr Jackson in COWBRIDGE
Investigation of industrial & leisure accidents of almost every kind • Preparation of detailed court reports supported by photographs & plans • Manufacturing plant & machinery • Sports, play & leisure • Slips, trips & falls • Manual handling • Woodworking machinery • Work-related upper limb disorders • Consumer product defects • Noise & deafness • Construction work • Fork-lift trucks • Agricultural machinery • Road traffic accidents • Ladders & scaffolding • Fires & explosions • Welding • Hand-arm vibration syndrome
Professor Tolat in GILLINGHAM
Trauma management • Hand & wrist disorders • Shoulder disorders
Mrs Alexander in LUTON
Lifting & handling of objects • Lifting & handling people, patients & clients in a variety of care settings, including community • Injuries resulting from any of the above • Risk assessments for all types of manual handling
Mr Harris-Jones in LONDON
Personal injury • Medical examination to include: • Soft tissue injuries • Neck injuries • Back injuries • Soft tissue injuries following road accidents or injury at work • Some work-related injuries • Upper limb disorder problems, such as repetitive strain injury • Fitness for work, advice & reporting on • Medical retirement • MedCo Registered • MedCo registration: DME4234
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...
Mr Muir in MANCHESTER
Mr Muir is a hand and wrist surgeon. His NHS and private clinical practices are devoted to all aspects of hand surgery, both elective and trauma. He is able to accept instructions from both claimant and defendant solicitors on all aspects of the above. This includes wrist fractures, finger fractures, soft tissue injuries of the hand and wrist (including tendons) and all aspects of elective surgery. He is able to accept instructions in respect of personal injury and of negligence claims....
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
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 Prem in BIRMINGHAM
My sub-speciality within orthopaedics is paediatric orthopaedics & foot & ankle surgery • I practice adult foot & ankle surgery at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital & paediatric orthopaedics at the Birmingham Children's Hospital • The hospitals are tertiary care centres • I have done fellowships in Australia & Manchester & did my orthopaedic training in London
Dr Cowley in ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH
Health & safety management systems • Organisational culture • Training & education • Incident investigation • Workplace traffic management • Machinery safety & guarding • Manual handling • Noise • Thermal comfort & stress • Confined space entry • COSHH assessments • Airborne contaminant control • Experienced in the assessment of requirement for, procurement, training, fitting, use, storage & maintenance of PPE & RPE
Mr Finn in LONDON
Leading world authority • Independent • Qualified by experience & knowledge • Advisor to government institutes in Britain & America • Expert in police arrest, assault by or on police • All aspects of martial arts • Expert in all self-defence issues • Hand-held weapon expert • Authority in respect of all public institutions using arrest & restraint skills • Previous cases include various acts of violence & murder • Published the first Home Office-approved book on police arrest • Trained in giving evidence in court,...
Mr Freij in LEICESTER
Accident & emergency (all aspects of accident & emergency work) • Pre-hospital care • Clinical negligence • Disaster medicine • Resuscitation • Also attends Coroner's Court...
Ms Coote in AYLESFORD
All areas of civil & criminal cases relating to occupational health, safety & welfare, for example: • Accident investigation • Occupier liability • WRULD cases/RSI • Premises health & safety issues causing illness, injury, etc. • Risk assessment • Training, competence & development • Failure in management systems
Mr Freij in NORTHAMPTON
Accident & emergency (all aspects of accident & emergency work) • Pre-hospital care • Clinical negligence • Disaster medicine • Resuscitation • Also attends Coroner's Court...
Mr Pennycook in WIRRAL
Soft tissue injury • Trauma, fractures & dislocations • Head injury • Burns • Road traffic accidents • CS gas • All personal injury work • Medical negligence
Mr Bates in LONDON
I am an orthopaedic trauma surgeon at the Royal London Hospital, specialising in injuries to the limbs and pelvis. I treat injuries to both upper and lower limbs and I specialise in treating fractures of the pelvis and acetabulum. I am also an expert in amputations and osseointegration for amputees with short stumps and socket problems. I am therefore happy to accept instructions on: • Orthopaedic injuries to upper or lower limbs • Fractures of acetabulum or pelvis • Multiple injuries involving...
Mrs Filson in ALTRINCHAM
Physiotherapy quantum for any medical or professional negligence, road traffic accidents, insurance claims, with regard to: • Paediatrics: neurological, respiratory & orthopaedic • Adult neurological: spinal injuries, hemiplegia, head injuries, etc. • Amputations • Orthopaedics, including whiplash, spinal problems & peripheral problems • Acute trauma • Adult respiratory • Sports injuries • Repetitive strain injuries • Registered with the Health Professional Council
Mr Saab in BURY
Whiplash & other RTA injuries • Trauma • Wounds • Soft tissue injuries • Back injury • Fractures • Industrial accidents • Trip & fall accidents • Burns • Ankle injury • Knee injury • Wrist injury • Head injury • Special interest in whiplash injury to the neck from RTA • Medical negligence
Dr Baskerville in LONDON
Vascular disease, surgery & treatments, including: 1. Arterial conditions: • Aneurysms • Peripheral vascular disease • Carotid disease • Congenital vascular malformations • Raynaud's phenomenon & HAVS • Thrombosis & gangrene • Vascular trauma • Thoracic outlet syndrome 2. Venous conditions: • Varicose veins & complications • Deep venous thrombosis & pulmonary embolism • Venous ulceration • Phlebitis 3. Lymphoedema
Mr McFeely in MANCHESTER
Investigation of industrial accidents • Preparation of detailed court reports supported by photographs & plans • Manual handling • Upper limb disorders • Falls & falling objects • Slipping & tripping • Machinery • Noise & deafness • Component failures
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
Dr Hardie in LONDON
Traumatic brain & spinal injuries • Clinical & occupational neurology • Disability assessment • Neurological rehabilitation • Cerebrovascular disease: intracranial aneurysms, AVMs, TIA & stroke services, thrombolysis for acute stroke • Sport-related injuries, especially concussion & spinal injuries • Military medicine & defence medical rehabilitation • War pensions & armed forces compensation Also consulting in Nottingham & Bristol...
Mr Irwin in WASHINGTON
General trauma • Hand conditions & injuries • Upper limb conditions & injuries • Overuse injuries & 'RSI' • RSD & complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) • Medical negligence
Mr Maddan in BARNSLEY
Retail, food & general merchandise due diligence systems - what is expected in the marketplace in terms of systems, monitoring & end result • Liquor licensing & underage sales - pricing accuracy, price comparisons, accuracy of product descriptions • Food labelling, date code control, third party accreditation - marketplace perspective on systems & performance • Product safety, withdrawal & recall systems...
Dr Persey in LONDON
Personal injury, predominantly in the field of rheumatological disease, whiplash & related injuries • Medical negligence in relation to rheumatological disease • Expert evidence with regard to patents on rheumatological medications
Dr Purnell in ST ALBANS
Health risk assessment & control of hazards in the workplace • Occupational hygiene • Noise • Hand-arm vibration • COSHH • LEV • Personal protective equipment • Legionella risk assessment & control Areas of expert witness work include: • Investigation of workplace accidents and environmental pollution incidents • Identification of causative factors in cases of occupational ill-health • Examination of work environments and equipment following failure and/or injury • Inspection...
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 Hollingworth in BRISTOL
Arthritis Traumatic • Degenerative • Osteoarthritis • Rheumatoid • Childhood • Spondyloarthritis • Ankylosing spondylitis • Psoriatic • Disorders relating to • Occupational Connective tissue diseases Systemic lupus erythematosus • Antiphospholipid syndrome • Dermato-polymyositis • Scleroderma • Wegener's granulomatosis/GPA • Arteritis, vasculitis, giant cell, temporal, nodosa, Churg-Strauss Fibromyalgia ME, chronic fatigue syndrome, syndromes of central sensitisation • Medically...
Mr Freedlander in SHEFFIELD
Consultant Plastic Surgeon with over 20 years' experience of medico-legal work • Personal injury & clinical negligence reports • Extensive experience in cosmetic & reconstructive surgery • Burns & scalds • Hand trauma • Cleft lip & palate • Scarring as a result of injury or surgery • Cases involving non-accidental injury & cases involving child protection issues • Past President of British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeons
Mr Burdett-Smith in HEREFORD
Medical negligence relating to accident & emergency • I have 25 years' experience & am regularly instructed by the GMC & MDU • I have published scientific papers on the subjects of hand injuries, assaults & criminal injury compensation • Resuscitation, whether cardiac or trauma • I regularly taught on & direct courses on advanced life-saving techniques around the country • The management of serious injury • I have published scientific papers on the subject of major trauma
Dr Croft in LONDON
Infection & infectious diseases • Hospital-acquired infection • Travel & tropical medicine • All vaccinations • Especially: AIDS/HIV, Campylobacter, Clostridium difficile, encephalitis, Escherichia coli O157, food poisoning, gastroenteritis, immunisations, Legionnaire's disease, leishmaniasis, leptospirosis, life expectancy, listeriosis, Lyme disease, malaria, meningitis, MRSA, norovirus, Q fever, sepsis, septic shock, swine flu, toxoplasmosis, typhoid fever, tuberculosis
Dr Lewis in SOLIHULL
I am a Chartered Clinical Psychologist with extensive experience of providing psycho-legal reports in civil and criminal proceedings. Areas of expertise include personal injury, clinical negligence, assessment of cognitive functioning/IQ, neurodevelopmental disorders, e.g. ADHD, autistic spectrum disorders, mental capacity, fitness to plead/stand trial, assessment of personality and mental health. I also undertake therapy within a medico-legal context.
Professor Whitelaw in BRISTOL
I am an experienced clinician in the field of neonatology (newborn medicine), having been a consultant since 1981. I have specialised in injury to the fetal & newborn brain since 1981. I am the author of over 150 original papers in the scientific literature in this field, as well as many chapters in textbooks. My medico-legal experience has been in cases of cerebral palsy alleged to be caused by negligent care of the pregnant mother or newborn baby.
Mr Freij in MANCHESTER
Accident & emergency (all aspects of accident & emergency work) • Pre-hospital care • Clinical negligence • Disaster medicine • Resuscitation • Also attends Coroner's Court...
Dr Umoh in SOUTHEND-ON-SEA
Assessment, diagnosis & management of mental disorders, including substance misuse disorders, mental disorders in civil & criminal proceedings, fitness to plead, advice on sentencing of mentally disordered offenders, assessment of offending risk • Post-traumatic stress disorder, other forms of psychological impacts of trauma • Negligence & the psychiatric consequences of it • Substance misuse • Employment advice, fitness to return to work, prognosis of impact of returning to work • Specialist...
Dr Vasu in ASHFORD
Neonatology, including: • Normal newborn care • Intensive care • Resuscitation • Brain injury • Nutrition • Jaundice • Infection and standards of information disclosure
Mr Freij in LEEDS
Accident & emergency (all aspects of accident & emergency work) • Pre-hospital care • Clinical negligence • Disaster medicine • Resuscitation • Also attends Coroner's Court...
Miss Ang in LONDON
Orthopaedics & trauma, mainly personal injuries • Special interest in hand & upper limb areas...
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
Dr Porter in WIGAN
I have been a Lecturer at the University of Salford, Manchester since 1997. I lecture at Corpus Christi Cambridge where I am Medical Director for the Medical Summer Programme. I have written nine textbooks translated into eleven languages. My expertise is patient assessment and management, ethics and professional practice, rheumatology, orthopaedics and soft tissue injury management. I am a publishing consultant for Elsevier publishers Oxford. I hold a PhD in exercise behaviour in rheumatology.
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 Lawson in HALIFAX
Mental Capacity Act 2005 & Deprivation of Liberty Safeguard Assessments • Psychiatric assessments of people with learning disabilities, autism & Asperger's syndrome • Mental Health Act 1983-related assessments of mental disorders • Testamentary capacity & COP assessments • Section 12 approved MHA 1983 • Medical Member, North of England Panel for MHA 1983 Section 12 Approval Applications • Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine
Mr Roberts in CHEPSTOW
All aspects of musculoskeletal disease & injury • Particular interest in joint replacement surgery, shoulder surgery & trauma
Mr Burge in OXFORD
Medical negligence reporting in hand, wrist & peripheral nerve surgery
Mr Tadross in DONCASTER
I am a Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon. I am well versed & have extensive experience in the management of trauma, complex fractures & conditions related to them. I have special interest in joint replacement, including revision surgery & arthroscopic surgery.
Ms Anne Franc CBiol MSB in LONDON
Forensic Equity is a leading provider of forensic science services. With well over 1,000 years of combined experience, our forensic scientists cover all of the major forensic disciplines. All of our services and fee rates are suitable for legal aid applicants. We are always happy to receive case papers and will assess them and provide an initial opinion without charge....
Mr Ajekigbe in MIDDLESBROUGH
Trauma & elective plastic surgery • Trauma & elective hand surgery • Soft tissue injuries (e.g. treated in accident & emergency)
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 McCabe in STROUD
I have practised in the medicolegal field for 31 years since becoming a Consultant in 1988. I am Bond Solon trained, accredited and annually updated. In medical negligence, the most common instructions relate to: • Multiple injury trauma, including head injury • Cauda Equina Syndrome • DVT/PE • Missed fractures, especially scaphoid, hip and spinal • Foreign bodies • Stroke thrombolysis acutely • Burns • Soft tissue injuries, especially chest injury • ED management in general...
Mr Burge in BRISTOL
Burns, including acute care & long-term effects • Other soft tissue trauma & tissue loss • Scars • Hand trauma • Cosmetic surgery of the breasts, trunk & limbs • General plastic surgery • Skin cancer surgery
Mr Siddiqi in WILMSLOW
Trauma & orthopaedics • Shoulder, elbow, hand & wrist • Sports injury, including knee injury • Personal injury claims in road traffic accidents & workplace injury, including whiplash injury
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
Mr Rowles in DERBY
Trauma: • Soft tissue injuries • Multiple injuries • Fractures • Orthopaedics: • General • Research: • Multiple injuries • Injury mechanism • Major disasters • Management of multiple injuries, open injuries, spinal injuries • Injury scoring techniques, etc. • Clients seen in Derbyshire & Nottinghamshire from all over
Mr Freij in LONDON
Accident & emergency (all aspects of accident & emergency work) • Pre-hospital care • Clinical negligence • Disaster medicine • Resuscitation • Also attends Coroner's Court...
Mr Cuschieri in DONCASTER
Vascular surgery • Hand-arm vibration syndrome
Mr Singh in BEDFORD
Mr Sameer Singh is a consultant trauma and orthopaedic surgeon who has acted as an expert witness since 2008. He has attended the Bond Solon Excellence in Report Writing and Courtroom Skills training and is instructed by both claimants and defendants on personal injury and medical negligence cases. Sameer deals with all matters pertaining to orthopaedic trauma (bone and soft tissue) and soft tissue injuries. He can provide expert reports on all aspects of trauma, including upper and lower limb...
Dr Horsford in LONDON
Neuropsychological assessments • Parenting assessments • Assessment of cognitive & intellectual abilities • Sexual abuse & risk assessments • Mental health & mental capacity assessments • Disability assessments • Drug use & addiction • Occupational stress & depression • Offender assessment & fitness to plead • Performance & fitness to work assessments • Equality, diversity & human rights • Recruitment & selection • Children Act • Employment Tribunals • Unfair dismissal • Expertise working with black & minority ethnic communities...
Dr Lewis in TOWCESTER
Product liability: fracture & failure of plastic products such as vehicle components, ladder parts, extruded pipe & plumbing fittings, battery cases, lamps, hand tools, storage tanks; failure of rubber products such as boots & gloves • Medical & ethical products: catheters, implants • Contract: plastic product design & injection moulding • Trade secrets • Patents: plastic product design & manufacture • Design right • Analysis of polymers, including thermoplastics, thermosets, paints, adhesives & composites...
Mr Freij in BIRMINGHAM
Accident & emergency (all aspects of accident & emergency work) • Pre-hospital care • Clinical negligence • Disaster medicine • Resuscitation • Also attends Coroner's Court...
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 • COVID 19 risk assessment, audit & compliance checking • Review of systematic failures and consequences investigation.
Mr Phillips in DURHAM
I have been a consultant in a busy Emergency Department for over 20 years, dealing with the initial management of every condition that may present. I have been involved in the production of medicolegal reports since 1996 and in that time have written around 4000 reports dealing with personal injury and clinical negligence, mainly at the request of the claimant's solicitors. I have successfully completed the Cardiff University Expert Witness Certificate. I have a special interest in complaint...
Mr Chinelis in ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH
Occupational noise (NIHL) • Occupational vibration (HAVs, WBV) • Abatement notices • Nuisance • Planning appeals • Public inquiries • Licensing • Noise & vibration • Environmental impact assessment • Pollution control & surveys • Acoustics (buildings & architectural) • Sound insulation • Entertainment noise • Construction noise & vibration • Occupational noise • Air, rail & road transportation noise & vibration • Licensing • Air conditioning & ventilation systems • Environmental noise & planning relating to commercial, industrial...
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....
Ms Andersson in LONDON
Aesthetic (cosmetic) & reconstructive plastic surgery • Registered GMC specialist for plastic surgery • Large experience in medico-legal field • Single joint expert • Breast reconstruction, deformities, enlargement & reduction • Trauma • Burns • Hand & microsurgery • Birthmarks • Skin cancer • Facial aesthetic surgery • Liposuction • Eyelid surgery • Correction of protruding ears, nose & chin • Nerve reconstruction • Transsexual surgery • Tummy & skin tucks • Thigh & arm lifts • Botox • Hyaluronic acid & chemical peel treatments...
Mr Freij in MILTON KEYNES
Accident & emergency (all aspects of accident & emergency work) • Pre-hospital care • Clinical negligence • Disaster medicine • Resuscitation • Also attends Coroner's Court...
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 Lomas in SEVENOAKS
Impact of educational provision on life chances, employability & education • Impact of medical treatment on life chances, employability & education • Impact of head injury on life chances, employability & education • Special Educational Needs, including 'failure to educate' • Bullying (child & adult) • Child & adult learning difficulties
Mrs Halsall in WIGAN
Vocational, employment & functional expert • Capacity for work • Functional abilities & limitations • Employment prospects • Suitable occupations • Pre & post-injury earning potential • Evidence-based vocational expert witness assessments
Mr Freij in NOTTINGHAM
Accident & emergency (all aspects of accident & emergency work) • Pre-hospital care • Clinical negligence • Disaster medicine • Resuscitation • Also attends Coroner's Court...
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 Barabas in BURNLEY
Preparing medico-legal reports for assessment of personal injuries (general accidents, road traffic accidents, accidents at work) • Medico-legal reports on disability & trauma resulting from injury & orthopaedic problems due to accidents • Whiplash, muscle & limb injuries • Back injuries • Mr Barabas does not undertake medical negligence cases
Dr Henry in BROADSTAIRS
Retired NHS GP & GP trainer
Eur Ing Barraclough in ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH
Electrical engineer • Domestic appliances, fires • Plumbing fittings, failures • Electromechanical devices • Security doors • Security grilles • Agricultural engineering
Mr Perez in HARROW
Hand injury, pathology & surgery • Wrist injury, pathology & surgery • Elbow injury, pathology & surgery • Shoulder injury, pathology & surgery • Personal injury • Clinical negligence • Industrial injury & employment tribunals
Mrs Jaffe in ILFORD
I have over 24 years of experience as a handwriting expert • Specialist areas of work: suspected forgeries, the identification of signature & non-signature scripts, the verification of disputed documents & notes, anonymous letters & graffiti • Graphological assessments are utilised for psychological profiles, character appraisals & recruitment • Court expertise provided in the UK & abroad • Professional & reliable service • Comprehensive reports • References available
Ms Conroy in DONCASTER
Asbestos • Chemical agents (including carcinogens, asthmagens & others) • Biological agents (including legionella) • Physical agents (including noise, vibration, etc.) • Ergonomics
Dr Milligan in HEXHAM
Newborn babies • Premature babies • Birth asphyxia • Birth trauma • Resuscitation of newborn babies • Brain injury • Neurodevelopment • Cerebral palsy • Lung diseases of newborn babies • Ventilation of newborn babies • Infection in newborn babies • Jaundice in newborn babies • Fluid balance & nutrition in newborn babies • Transport of newborn babies • Neonatal intensive care • Complications of intensive care
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...
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
Dr Nelson in ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH
Noise & vibration • Whole body vibration
Mrs Thorndycraft-Pope in STONEHAVEN
The examination of questioned handwriting to help identify the author, e.g. wills & contracts • The examination of alterations, obliteration, etc., to help reveal the original entries, e.g. altered cheques • The detection of indented impressions to aid, e.g. in identifying the author of anonymous letters • The examination of documents to establish authenticity, e.g. security fibres • All necessary scientific equipment, e.g. stereomicroscope, VSC, Mi-Scope & ESDA
Dr Donner in LONDON
A Registered Clinical Psychologist with the Health Professions Council and a Chartered Psychologist at the British Psychological Society • Areas of expertise include: • IQ & cognitive functioning • Psychometric evaluation • Suggestibility • Mental capacity • Forensic risk assessment • Diagnosis of autism & Asperger syndrome • Fitness to plead or stand trial • Specialist interest in providing expert witness testimony for cases involving adults with autism, Asperger's syndrome and/or learning disability
Mrs Briggs in RUGELEY
Forensic handwriting, signature and document examination by an experienced expert witness with over 15 years' experience of criminal and civil casework. • Comparison of disputed handwriting and signatures with known samples to determine authorship • Examination of printed, photocopied and typewritten documents • Examination of certain documents to determine authenticity • Reconstruction of torn/shredded documents • Preparation of court-compliant reports...
Dr Wotherspoon in ST HELENS
Personal injury litigation • RTA personal injury • Falls & other injuries • Minor orthopaedic trauma • Continuing care analysis • Disability analysis • Nursing home injury • Incapacity benefit • Disability living allowance • Fully trained disability analyst by Benefits Agency • Medical aspects of housing...
Dr Holland in CHESTER
I have been a medical expert for 18 years & undertake medico-legal work in Chester, Stoke-on-Trent, Birkenhead, Liverpool, Wrexham & Rhyl • General practice minor injury cases, including: • Whiplash injury • Soft tissue injuries of the head, neck, back & limbs • Minor psychological effects • Injuries most commonly a consequence of road traffic accidents, accidents in the workplace & tripping & slipping accidents in public places
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 &...
Mr Shaw in BRADFORD
Orthopaedics • Trauma • Personal injury • Medical negligence...
Mr McInally in COVENTRY
I am Principal Forensic Scientist with Forensic Assessment, and have been a full time practising Forensic Scientist for over 37 years, dealing primarily with various aspects of the scientific investigation of crime. Over the past 22 years I have been acting almost exclusively on behalf of Criminal Defence Solicitors in criminal proceedings that involve certain aspects of forensic science. Such involvement includes the examination of exhibits and scientific case...
Dr Hartnoll in LONDON
I have been a Consultant Neonatologist since 1999 working in tertiary level neonatal units covering both medical and surgical conditions until I retired from NHS clinical work at the end of December 2019. I am able to give expert opinion on all aspects of neonatal care, including the medical care of the surgical baby, and complications of prematurity, perinatal injury and birth asphyxia.
Mr Orton in LONDON
General plastic surgery, including: • Scarring • Hand injuries • Treatment of burns • Cosmetic surgery • Reconstructive surgery, including micro-surgical techniques
Mr Cohen in MANCHESTER
Mr Cohen has over 18 years' experience managing a wide spectrum of adult and paediatric trauma, including soft tissue injuries, fractures and major poly trauma. He provides personal injury medical reports to the court for claimant and defendant solicitors in: • Major trauma • Road traffic accidents • Whiplash • Back injuries • Slips & trips • Fractures of the upper & lower limbs • Soft tissue & ligament injuries of the upper & lower limbs • Joint dislocations • Periprosthetic fractures of the hip & knee...
Mr Chesney in AMERSHAM
I have been in full-time practice as an osteopath since 1982 and an acupuncturist since 1987. I have lectured extensively at undergraduate and postgraduate level in both osteopathy and acupuncture and lectured to surgeons, doctors, nurses and midwives on both, nationally and internationally. I have acted as a clinical tutor and mentor in both disciplines. I have been published in professional journals, national newspapers and magazines. I completed an LLM in Medical Law in 2008 and the title of my...
Mrs Thurston in CHESHAM
Upper & lower limb amputees • Care of the elderly, falls & neurology • Trauma & orthopaedics • General surgery
Mr Worlock in BERWICK-UPON-TWEED
Trauma • Fracture management • Fracture pattern in child abuse • Management of musculoskeletal injuries • Consults in London, Manchester, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne & Oxford I have been in medico-legal practice since 1988 & have prepared over 7600 medical reports for personal injury & clinical negligence claims. I have given evidence in court on 54 occasions. I was a Founder Member of the Society of Expert Witnesses. I am on the recommended list of medical experts for both APIL & AVMA. I have lectured on the...
Dr Wilson in BELFAST
Food poisoning outbreaks • Food-borne & water-borne disease • Salmonella • Viruses • Microbiological examination of food, water & environmental samples • Regional food examiner • Food quality • Food microbiology • Food safety • Microbiological quality & safety of foods for import & export • Shelf-life • Consumer complaints • Molecular epidemiology • Public health • Ecological assessments • Campylobacter • Moulds • Swimming pools • Legionella • Occupational infections • Clostridium • E. coli 0157 • Infections...
Dr Jacobson in BECKENHAM
I have special interests in the fields of: • Neuropsychiatry • Affective disorders, including bipolar disorder • Psychiatric disorders following accidents, including post-traumatic stress disorder • Chronic pain • Neuropsychiatric sequelae of head injury • Brain damage in children & adults • Assessment of capacity
Mr Freij in SHEFFIELD
Accident & emergency (all aspects of accident & emergency work) • Pre-hospital care • Clinical negligence • Disaster medicine • Resuscitation • Also attends Coroner's Court...
Mrs Smith in SLOUGH
Fingerprint Expert with more than 29 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 Zoltie in HARROGATE
Accident & emergency medicine • Personal injury • Hand & upper limb injuries • Trauma • Neck & cervical spine injuries • Resuscitation • Negligence in accident & emergency medicine • Initial reports on multiple trauma • Soft tissue injuries • Neonatal & religious circumcisions • Whiplash • Whiplash in low-velocity impact
Eur Ing Simpson in EASTBOURNE
Keith has wide knowledge and experience in building services engineering (UK/international) in mechanical and electrical systems; private, public and military sectors. • Forensic engineering analysis professional competence - compliance with regulations, standards UK, EU(EN) • Power generation and electrical installations (power and lighting) design and construction • Mechanical (HVAC) engineering systems • Air conditioning/handling systems (central chillers, etc.)...
Mr Howard in SHEFFIELD
Clinical interest with 20 years' experience in expert reporting specialising in musculoskeletal physiotherapy, including assessment of orthopaedic physiotherapy & rehabilitative requirements • A special interest in personal injury, assessment of quantum for physiotherapy treatment & future needs • Review of physiotherapy treatment, medical records & correspondence • Practising Member of the Academy of Experts • Member of the Association of Medicolegal Physiotherapists • APIL & Bond Solon expert witness...
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 Dinsdale in NORWICH
Consultant & Expert Witness (criminal & civil) since 1978 • Investigation of accidental food contamination claims (UK & abroad), & allegations of food safety offences (UK & Ireland)...
Dr Ragi in EXETER
Nerve/muscle injuries: from accidents, occupation, irradiation, toxins, medicines, surgery, medical procedures, anaesthesia • Objective assessment on diagnosis, causation, rehabilitation & prognosis is enhanced by nerve conduction studies & electromyography • Experience in EEG Claimants seen for full medical reports or (at lower fee) reports focused on nerve/muscle injury. Member of Association of British Neurologists & American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine.
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...
Professor Hanspal in NEW MALDEN
I am a retired Consultant in Rehabilitation Medicine at Stanmore Prosthetic Rehabilitation Unit, RNOH Trust, Stanmore where my work was solely in rehabilitation of amputees and people with limb deficiency. I am a Past President of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics, the British Society of Rehabilitation Medicine and Founder of the Amputee Medical Rehabilitation Society. My research and publications have been in the same field.
Dr Imran Waheed MBChB FRCPsych in BIRMINGHAM
Dr Waheed has been doing expert witness reports since 2007. Due to high demand for high-quality reports, we now have a wide range experts on our panel in virtually every branch of psychiatry, neuropsychiatry and psychology. If Dr Waheed lacks capacity or feels that another expert is more suited, then we will pass the report to another member of our expert panel. Unlike approaching a single expert, we always work to the time frame the legal professional has in mind. We have a nationwide service...
Professor Stenson in EDINBURGH
All aspects of neonatal medicine • Risk management in neonatology • Development of clinical protocols in neonatology • Neonatal respiratory care • Neonatal intensive care & life support • Preterm infants: resuscitation, surfactant replacement, oxygen supplementation • Antenatal prescription of corticosteroids • Neonatal & preterm feeding • Parental rights in neonatal units • Medical ethics • Perinatal medicine • Birth asphyxia • Birth-related brain injury of babies • Neonatal death
Mrs Hewitt in ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH
Hand-arm & whole-body vibration • Noise-induced hearing loss
Mr Cousins in LEEDS
Psychological functioning: • Assessment of intellectual function, level of mental impairment, capacity, suggestibility, autistic functioning • Forensic mental health: • All aspects of psychological assessment, including aggression, arson, self-injury • Preparation of reports for mental health review tribunal, local review board • Assessment of personality disorder, re-offence risk, mitigating factors • Sexual offending: • Assessment & treatment of sexual offenders against adults & children,...
Mr Paul in MANCHESTER
Orthopaedics • Upper limbs • Sports injuries • Trauma • Repetitive strain injuries • Hand injuries • Whiplash injuries • Knee injuries • Hip surgery • Medical negligence
Professor Shokrollahi in LIVERPOOL
• Expertise in scars, burns, trauma, plastic surgery, cosmetic surgery, lasers & consent law • Editor in Chief of Scars, Burns & Healing Journal • Master of Law with commendation 2005 • Hunterian Professor of the Royal College of Surgeons 2007 • Associate Editor, Annals of Plastic Surgery • Three textbooks related to plastic surgery & burns • Extensive claimant & defence expert • Adult & paediatric surgeon...
Mr Humzah in HALESOWEN
Plastic & reconstructive surgery • Scars • Burns • Skin cancer
Mr Ayoub in GLASGOW
Medico-legal practice (medical reports & expert witness services) in the following: • Trauma & accident surgery, including musculoskeletal injuries & fractures • Multiple-injury patients • Head injury • Spinal injury • Personal injury • Road traffic accidents • Work-related injuries & soft tissue disorders • Sport-related injuries & disorders • Orthopaedic surgery, including general orthopaedic conditions & diseases, back/neck pain & whiplash, joint replacement (hips & knees), & knee injuries & disorders...
Eur Ing Cooper in LONDON
Specialist areas of expertise: • Lifts • Escalators • Cable cars • Window cleaning apparatus • General lifting & handling plant • Experienced in: • Personal injury & fatality investigations • Disputes over suitability & standards of workmanship • Professional negligence • Giving evidence in court...
Mr Thomas in CARDIFF
I am fully qualified to comment on all orthopaedic & trauma-related topics • I have also completed a specialist paediatric orthopaedic fellowship at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada • I have attended several medico-legal report writing seminars & produce an average of 500 reports per year • I have obtained the Cardiff University Bond Solon certificate • I also accept instructions in clinical negligence cases in my area of expertise (hip surgery & paediatric orthopaedics)...
Mr Handy in READING
Handwriting comparison: identification of writer based on comparison • Signature analysis: comparison to establish genuineness or otherwise of signatures • Document examination: detection of alterations, additions & erasures; detection of indented impressions by ESDA • Typewriting comparison • Civil & criminal work undertaken • Confidential reports prepared & evidence given at court or tribunal...
Mr Ambekar in LONDON
Personal injury litigation (except causation in clinical negligence)...
Mr Korab-Karpinski in HULL
Road traffic accidents involving whiplash injuries to the neck & lower back • Lumbar back pain conditions, including accidental & work-related injuries • Fractures...
Dr Merry in NORWICH
Clinical negligence • Work-related upper limb disorder & repetitive strain injuries • Back pain & prolapsed discs • Neck pain • Whiplash injuries • Osteoporosis • Arthritis • Rheumatic disease • Personal injury
Mr Logan in NORWICH
Hand injuries • Burn injuries • Scarring • Cosmetic surgery
Mr Hashemi in LONDON
Injury as a result of: • Road traffic accident • Industrial accident • Assault • Falls in public places • Medical negligence (A & E & hand surgery) • Special interest in: • Spinal injury (neck & back) • Work-related upper limb disorder (RSI) • Hand injury • Industrial injury
Mr Wain in DARTFORD
Consultant in Accident & Emergency Medicine, combined with emergency trauma & orthopaedics, until 2003 • Special interest in the following: • Soft tissue injuries • Fractures (related to upper & lower limbs, neck & back) • Hand & head injuries (traumatic or stress related) • Medical complaints related to pressure changes • Clinical negligence
Professor Thomas in STOKE-ON-TRENT
Whiplash • Upper limb • Trauma • Hands • RSI • Multiple injuries • Problem fractures • Limb reconstruction • Consulting Orthopaedic surgeon University Hospital North Staffordshire • Professor of orthopaedic engineering at the University of Staffordshire
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 Freij in LIVERPOOL
Accident & emergency (all aspects of accident & emergency work) • Pre-hospital care • Clinical negligence • Disaster medicine • Resuscitation • Also attends Coroner's Court...
Ms Ellen Radley BA PgDip(Law) MAE MCSFS in READING
The oldest independent forensic document laboratory in the UK • Forensic signature examination • Handwriting • Document examination • Typewriting examination • Forgeries: detection & examination • Alterations • ESDA (Electrostatic Document Analysis) • ESDA sequencing • Ink analysis • Dating issues • Evidence presented overseas and in UK courts • Extensive laboratory, library and photographic facilities • CVs and free of charge estimate of costs on submission of copy documentation...
Mrs Parry in ST ASAPH
Traumatic brain injury, including high-level cognitive dysfunction through to persistent disorders of consciousness • Trauma orthopaedics • Amputee • Spinal injury • Equipment & adaptations
Dr Stuart-Moonlight in FOLKESTONE
Coronavirus outbreaks • Norovirus outbreaks • Food poisoning incidents and outbreaks • Food and environmentally transmitted infectious diseases of bacterial, viral and protozoan origins, including Campylobacter, Salmonella, E. coli, Listeria, Vibrio, Staphylococcus, Shigella, Clostridium, Bacillus, Cryptosporidium and Giardia • Travel-related gastroenteritis • Food contamination (by physical contaminants) • Food contamination (by...
Mr Sianos in GLASGOW
• Trauma & orthopaedics • Hand & wrist injuries & conditions • Nerve entrapment syndromes • Work-related conditions • Whiplash injuries • Carpal tunnel syndrome • Dupuytren's contractures • Traumatic contractures • Reflex sympathetic dystrophy • Complex regional pain syndrome
Dr Bernstein in CHEADLE
Tenosynovitis • Repetitive strain injury (RSI) • Whiplash • Rheumatism • Rheumatology • Medical orthopaedics • Arthritis • Autoimmune disease • Personal injury to neck, back or joints (excluding fractures & major trauma) • Occupation-related pain syndromes • Work-related arthritis • Fibromyalgia • Algodystrophy • Reflex sympathetic dystrophy • Vibration white finger • Septic arthritis • Rheumatoid arthritis • Lupus • Systemic lupus • Vasculitis • Fatigue • Medical negligence • Medical malpractice • Complex regional pain syndrome • Scleroderma...
Dr Hodgson in LONDON
I am able to accept instructions for any problem in relation to a patient attending an Emergency Department. I undertake medical negligence report writing ONLY, not personal injury claims. CUBS Civil Expert Certificate 2019
Mr Hills in LONDON
I am an HCPC Registered Prosthetist who qualified in 1990. I have been practising predominantly in private clinical care for the past 26 years and undertaking expert witnesses work for over 25 years currently preparing around 30-40 reports per annum on a mixed claimant/defendant basis. In clinical practice I specialise in fitting all levels of upper and lower limb prostheses dealing with multi-limb loss, paediatrics, microprocessor controlled limbs and also have experience...
Mr David Browne - Senior Forensic Investigator in LONDON
Diligence International uses the latest techniques and facilities to extract, process, analyse and present forensic material. We act in both criminal and civil cases, representing plaintiffs and/or defendants and are often instructed as third party experts....
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
Professor Warwick in SOUTHAMPTON
Highly specialised in hand & wrist problems • Current NHS consultant & Professor at Southampton University • Author of five textbooks & numerous articles • Medical reporting for 23 years • Personal injury & medical negligence • Chairman, British Orthopaedic Association Medicolegal Committee • Holds European Diploma of Hand Surgery • Over 4000 reports
Dr Usher in BATH
InterAction of Bath Ltd is a registered ergonomics consultancy & is competent to accept instruction in the ergonomic risk assessment of working environments • Experience lies in: • Musculoskeletal injury • Seating & workstation design • Production-line layout • Manual handling • Console design • Task analysis • Usability evaluation • Software ergonomics
Dr Aglan in HASLINGDEN
Assessment of personal injury • Work-related accidents • Road traffic accidents • Whiplash injury (pain in the neck, shoulders & arms) • Low back pain & leg pain • Chronic disability assessment • Anaesthetics-related accidents...
Dr Randle in LONDON
Ergonomic assessments of: • Work-related upper limb disorders (WRULD) • Repetitive strain injuries (RSI) • Manual handling accidents • Back injury cases • Human factors • Human error • Safety critical tasks • Safety management systems • Hand-arm vibration • Vibration white finger • Accident investigation • COMAH • Safety design • Patient safety • Product design • COSHH • Slips, trips and falls • Musculoskeletal disorder • Display screen equipment • Assembly work • Cumulative trauma disorder...
Eur Ing Lumley in LONDON
Technical: • Petroleum products, including treatment design & development • Energy conservation & management • Environment • Oil & gas processing • Pipelines • Metal cutting • Metal forming • Mineral oil extraction • Gas supply & control • Pharmaceutical products • Process plant • Pressure vessels • Food & drink processing machinery • Chemical industry machinery • Welding • Functional: • Consultancy services • Process engineering & contracting • Quality control • Assurance & inspection ISO 9001/2 • Project management • Purchasing &...
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 Croft in KINGSBRIDGE
Medico-legal reports on personal injuries: claimant, defendant or SJE instructions • Prompt reports prepared on soft tissue & minor injuries, including RTA, industrial & psychological trauma in adults, the elderly & children...
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 Butt in STOURBRIDGE
I have been doing medico-legal work since 1993, & am competent to accept instruction in the following: • Injury at work involving the musculoskeletal system • Accidents, road traffic accidents, involving the musculoskeletal system • Trauma & orthopaedics • Appeal cases for pension, early retirement, loss of benefits, etc.
Mrs Dickinson in CHESHAM
Physiotherapy • Trauma • Orthopaedics • Chronic pain • Oncology
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...
Mrs McNeill in GLASGOW
Health & safety • Mechanical engineering design • Investigation of industrial accidents, personal injuries & fatalities • Occupational diseases (asbestos, noise, hand-arm vibration) • Investigations of fire & explosions • Investigation of defective engineering design & plant mal-performance • PPE • Safe systems of work • Legionnaires disease • Air conditioning systems
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: • Industrial diseases, including dermatitis • Respiratory illness, including asthma • Ergonomics & manual handling • Work-related upper limb disorder (RSI) • Vibration white finger (VWF) • Woodworking machines • Ladders & scaffolding • Mechanical engineering: • Boiler plant...
Dr Coakley in LONDON
Rheumatic disease and arthritis in general, including: • Fibromyalgia • Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME • Whiplash • Complex regional pain syndrome • Rheumatoid arthritis • Psoriatic arthritis • Ankylosing spondylitis • Osteoarthritis • Spinal pain Consulting at: (i) Keats House, 24-26 St Thomas Street, London, SE1 9RS (ii) 16 Devonshire Street, Marylebone, London, W1G 7AH. Correspondence address: 24 Sidmouth Road, Welling, Kent, DA16 1DS.
Dr Tunnard in GLASGOW
Emergency medicine (A & E) • Personal injury • Assault • Clinical negligence • Malpractice • Sports injuries • Workplace accidents • Road accidents • Retrieval (transfer) medicine • Critical care transfers • Pre-hospital care (HEMS) • Aeromedical care
Mr Foster in LEEDS
Appointed as a consultant in one of the country's largest Major Trauma Centres in 2013 specialising in limb reconstruction and paediatric orthopaedics. Full range of limb reconstruction conditions treated, including congenital deformity (fibular hemimelia, congenital short femur, radial club hand), skeletal dysplasias (achondroplasia, multiple hereditary exostoses, SED), post-meningitis, Ollier's disease, metabolic conditions (hypophosphataemic rickets), acute trauma and post-traumatic...
Mr Freij in PETERBOROUGH
Accident & emergency (all aspects of accident & emergency work) • Pre-hospital care • Clinical negligence • Disaster medicine • Resuscitation • Also attends Coroner's Court...
Mr Soorma in MAIDSTONE
Accident & trauma • Foot & ankle injuries • Hand, wrist & upper limb injuries • Repetitive strain injury (RSI) • Soft tissue injuries • Neck & back injuries • Whiplash & other RTA injuries
Mr Vasireddy in WORCESTER PARK
Orthopaedic trauma surgery • Pelvic & acetabular fracture • Open fractures • Amputations • Orthoplastic surgery • Damage control surgery • Trauma resuscitation • Trauma • Physiology • Pre-hospital care • Helicopter emergency medicine service • Complex lower limb fractures - hip, femur, knee, tibia, ankle, foot • Complex upper limb fractures - shoulder, humerus, elbow, radius, ulna, wrist, hand • Compartment syndrome • Accident & emergency treatment • Trauma anaesthetics • Trauma pain • Orthopaedics & trauma • Fractures & breaks • Pelvis...
Mr McLoughlin in MANCHESTER
General orthopaedic complaints • Whiplash injuries of neck & back • Knee, ankle, hip & upper limb injuries • Trauma injuries • Delta 'V' claims • Extensive expert witness, court & medico-legal experience • Short waiting times • Professional, efficient but personable service • Member of the Society of Expert Witnesses & Academy of Experts...
Ms Davies in LONDON
Established in 2007, Skin Camouflage Services Ltd provides clinical treatment to the healthcare profession and is best placed to offer expert quantum services for adults, young people and children • Expert reports provide a professional skin camouflage opinion on past, present and future care arising from clinical assessment • Specialist scar therapy • Over 25 years' practitioner experience • Bond Solon trained • CPD compliant • Five medical consulting clinics across the UK...
Mrs Downing in HALESWORTH
Lawyer Monthly Expert Witness Winner 2016 • APIL Recommended expert • Director-level responsibility for two companies focusing on occupational therapy & mobility equipment • Over 24 years' expert witness experience • Team of experienced expert OTs specialising in complex & catastrophic injuries • Physical & neuro disability, ABI, learning disability, functional ability • Rehabilitation, equipment & care costing • Children & adults • Reports for claimant, defendant & SJE
Dr Harriss in BROMLEY
Building on decades of international training and experience in adult and paediatric rehabilitation, each patient is considered from all medical, surgical and specialist rehabilitation perspectives. I assess and treat patients of all ages, offering a unique breadth of neurological and musculoskeletal rehabilitation medicine. I deliver my comprehensive assessments promptly, offering fresh insights into causality, optimal care, and prognosis. Specialist Medical Expert Reports ...
Mr Blenkharn in LONDON
Healthcare (clinical) waste microbiology • Healthcare (clinical) waste management & disposal • Environmental microbiology, with particular regard to waste disposal • Infection control • Device-related infection
Mr Pack in LINCOLN
Whiplash & road traffic accidents • Fractures of the ankle, knee, elbow & shoulder joint • Fractures in children • Soft tissue injuries • Sports & sprain injuries • Back injuries • Hand & industrial injuries • Shoulder, elbow & wrist injuries
Mr Bantick in LONDON
Hand surgery • Plastic surgery • Cosmetic surgery
Ms Cawdry in YORK
I undertake quantum care & occupational therapy reports on a wide range of injury types including, but not exclusively: • Amputation • Brain injury • Cauda equina • Cerebral palsy • Chronic pain • Upper limb injury • Incontinence • Injuries from general medical/surgical conditions • Oncology • Orthopaedic conditions • Spinal injury • Strokes • Visual impairment • Sensory loss • Manual handling • Stoma care. I am happy to undertake initial telephone discussions with solicitors to identify if my clinical experience meets their...
Mr McCarthy in LONDON
Upper limb & general orthopaedics • Shoulders, wrists & hands
Mr Churchill in BASLOW
Any matter relating to residential care homes • Learning disability (mental handicap) • Professional practice • Standards of care • Contracts for assessment of care needs • Accidents within care homes & negligence claims • Evaluation of care practices & procedures • Training for social care staff
Mr Thorneycroft in RINGWOOD
Over 40 years' professional engineering experience, including 25 years as an expert witness • Extensive range of cases undertaken, including personal injury, product liability, fault and failure analysis, consumer products and machinery performance • Experienced in giving evidence in the High Court, Crown Court and County Court
Mr McLoughlin in BLACKPOOL
General orthopaedic complaints • Whiplash injuries of neck & back • Knee, ankle, hip & upper limb injuries • Trauma injuries • Delta 'V' claims • Extensive expert witness, court & medico-legal experience • Short waiting times • Professional, efficient but personable service • Member of the Society of Expert Witnesses & Academy of Experts...
Mr Matthews in LEAMINGTON SPA
Scars • Skin malignancy • Skin lumps • Soft tissue trauma • Burns • Dupuytren's contracture • Cosmetic surgery • Burns • Plastic surgery • Hands • Past-President, Warwickshire Medico-Legal Society
Dr Cottingham in EASTBOURNE
Particular expertise: adult only • Traumatic injuries, however caused • Medical emergency events • Application of computing to emergency medicine • Still & video image analysis • Environmental medicine, particularly hypothermia & heat-related illness • Medical negligence by carers & procedural errors
Mr Smith in DERBY
Food technology • Food plant & machinery • Food analysis • Food labelling • Packaging & packaging materials • Taint & flavour • Food poisoning • Food storage • Food additives • Food hygiene • Forensic science • Food contamination • VAT tribunals...
Mr Wells in LONDON
Design & operation of mineral processing plants • Safe carriage of bulk mineral cargoes • Valuation of mining & mineral properties • Key areas of expertise include: • Physical concentration • Leaching, smelting & refining • Environmental compliance & sustainability • Market analysis • Risk assessment for insurance purposes
Mr Stockton in YORK
Forensic handwriting, signature & document analysis • Signature authenticity • Comparison of handwriting to determine authorship • Examination of alterations & indentations on documents • Comparison of stamps, printing & typewriting • Analysis & comparison of inks & paper • Examination of Arabic signatures • Examination of Chinese signatures • Expert witness service & attendance at court • CPR compliant expert reports • LAA casework
Dr Shah in LONDON
General practice-related incidents • Whiplash injury • Soft tissue injury • Minor accidents & injury...
Mrs Somek in CHESHAM
I qualified as an occupational therapist 30 years ago, and have worked exclusively in the field of physical disability, specialising in orthopaedics and neuro-musculoskeletal dysfunction at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, and in private practice since 2000. I have worked as an expert witness for approximately 30 years and now manage a team of experts from a variety of fields and professions....
Mr Worthington in STOCKPORT
Monitoring, assessment & control of: • Environmental noise & vibration • Industrial noise & vibration • Mining & quarrying noise & vibration • General noise & vibration • Noise-induced hearing loss • Vibration white finger • Product development & noise testing • Assistance in planning applications & inquiries • Transportation noise • Planning noise & vibration • Building services noise & vibration • Entertainment noise • Building acoustics • Construction noise & vibration
Mrs Elder in BICESTER
My specialist field is as an orthopaedic expert witness (physiotherapy). This includes cases involving musculoskeletal physiotherapy, including whiplash, orthopaedics, amputees, fractures & post-operative rehabilitation & clinical negligence in the field of physiotherapy, as well as physiotherapy costs. My experience so far has been 2/3 claimant - 1/3 defence.
Mr Mifsud in STOURBRIDGE
General orthopaedics & trauma • Arthritis following trauma • Upper & lower limbs • Hips • Knees • Ankles • Hands • Wrists • Whiplash injuries, including low velocity impacts (I ran a whiplash clinic for some years) • Work-related disorders, e.g. RSI, etc. • Industrial & workplace accidents Consulting rooms at: Birmingham, Manchester and London
Dr Robertson in SALISBURY
Chronic pain: • Disability • Ergonomics in industrial rehabilitation • Measurement of rheumatic disease, including weakness, regional osteoporosis (hands, feet, spine, hips), thermoscanning, topography • Whiplash • RSI & WRULD • Complications of surgery in acute illness • Tissue viability: pressure sore prevention, amputation, etc. • Rehabilitation
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)...
Mrs Aykroyd in OTLEY
Spinal cord injury • Rehabilitation • Disability
Mrs Jennings in LEEDS
Julie Jennings heads a team of experienced and specialist occupational therapists and nurses. Fully costed reports are produced for all age groups and conditions, e.g. amputations, brain injury, brachial plexus lesions, cerebral palsy, hand injuries, industrial diseases, neurological damage, musculoskeletal injuries, paediatrics, psychiatry, spinal cord injury, medical negligence and disputes. Reports consider (with costs): • Ability/disability • Aids & equipment • Housing • Transport • Rehabilitation •...
Mr Khanna in WEST BROMWICH
Plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery • Major burns (acute management) • Burn scar reconstruction • Skin grafting • Cosmetic surgery, both facial & breast • Liposuction • Microsurgery • Accident & soft tissue trauma • Surgery of hand, wrist & upper limb injuries • Dermatological surgery • Skin cancers (melanoma) • Medical negligence
Dr Fellerman in LEEDS
Expert in medico-legal reporting, with particular interest in whiplash injuries, sports injuries & general disabilities.
Dr Hardie in NOTTINGHAM
Traumatic brain & spinal injuries • Clinical & occupational neurology • Disability assessment • Neurological rehabilitation • Cerebrovascular disease: intracranial aneurysms, AVMs, TIA & stroke services, thrombolysis for acute stroke • Sport-related injuries, especially concussion & spinal injuries • Military medicine & defence medical rehabilitation • War pensions & armed forces compensation Also consulting in Bristol & Harley Street, London
Professor Kapur in HARROW
Adult personal injury cases arising from traumatic brain injury and related conditions • Clinical negligence involving neurological adult cases • Mental capacity assessment for adults, and cases with a cross-cultural component • Issues arising relating to memory loss • Patient safety and NHS management procedures
Mr Milward in LEICESTER
General plastic surgery • Aesthetic surgery • Burns & scar problems • Hand trauma • General hand problems
Mr Hashemi in CROYDON
Injury as a result of: • Road traffic accident • Industrial accident • Assault • Falls in public places • Medical negligence (A & E & hand surgery) • Special interest in: • Spinal injury (neck & back) • Work-related upper limb disorder (RSI) • Hand injury • Industrial injury

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