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) • Heavy metals poisoning, including cadmium, lead & mercury...
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
Mr Jackson in BRIDGEND
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
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 Worthington in STOCKPORT
Monitoring, assessment and control of: • Industrial noise & vibration • Noise-induced hearing loss • Vibration white finger
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 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 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.
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 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
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...
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
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
Ms Lambert-Porter in CAMBRIDGE
Expert witness and forensic investigation services relating to measurement and analysis of noise- and vibration-related incidents and disputes • Areas of expertise include noise-induced hearing loss, hand-arm and whole-body vibration exposure, planning disputes, noise nuisance and building regulations, and specifications compliance for commercial and residential developments, including noise impact assessments • Assessment of noise under Control of Noise at Work Regulations and implementation of...
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...
Miss Ang in LONDON
Orthopaedics & trauma, mainly personal injuries • Special interest in hand & upper limb areas...
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 Also consulting at: Kalmed Consulting, Broom House, Quarrywood Court, Livingston, Edinburgh, EH54 6AX.
Mr Gregory in LOUGHBOROUGH
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
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
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...
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 Irwin in WASHINGTON
General trauma • Hand conditions & injuries • Upper limb conditions & injuries • Overuse injuries & 'RSI' • RSD & complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) • Medical negligence
Mr Williams in STOCKPORT
I have worked in an expert witness practice since the mid-1990s, initially on a part-time basis, in the area of noise and vibration, with a focus on occupational injuries such as NIHL, tinnitus, RSI, VWF and CTS. This involved site inspections, testing, computational analysis and report preparation. In 2016, the practice became a limited company and I became a full-time Director and Principal Consultant. I have since provided the courts with over 300 single joint expert witness reports, mainly in NIHL...
Ms Conroy in DONCASTER
Asbestos • Chemical agents (including carcinogens, asthmagens & others) • Biological agents (including legionella) • Physical agents (including noise, vibration, etc.) • Ergonomics