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...
Mr Todd in FARNHAM
Fire precautions in buildings • Fire safety legislation & regulations • Design of fire protection installations • Fire detection & alarm installations • Means of escape from fire • Management of fire safety • Fire risk assessment • Domestic fire safety • Building Regulations, Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order, Fire (Scotland) Act
Mr Mike Burroughs BSc(Hons) MSc MA FIFireE in LISKEARD
Fire, arson & explosion forensic investigation • Cold case • Fire: domestic, commercial, agricultural, consumer product, domestic appliance, dust, electrical, camping, boats, marine, motor vehicle, gas • Fire damage: buildings, equipment • Personal injury by fire • Smoke damage • Fire-related murder • Fire safety: fire risk assessment • Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 • Structural timber buildings: off-site risk assessment • Separating distance guidance • 16 Steps to Fire Safety
Dr Dixon in NEWBURY
GNSS & GPS forensics • Jamming & interference analysis • Phone positioning (Android & iPhone) • Satellite & radio navigation & communications • Vehicle telematics tracking & insurance • Electronic offender tags • SatNavs • Aviation & maritime navigation & communications • Integrity & safety systems • AIS • Timing • Patents & IP
Mrs Whiting in COLCHESTER
Having worked for over 11 years in operating companies, I am qualified to provide advice on process safety management, risk assessment and risk management for high hazard sites. This includes offshore installations and onshore COMAH sites. I would be able to inform you if based on evidence the hazards that were known to the company, what mitigations were put in place, if they were in place at the time of the incident and if actually these mitigations would have been effective to prevent the incident.
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 Vince in BECKENHAM
Accident investigation • Major hazards • Fire • Explosion • Toxic gas • Chemical spills • HSWA • COMAH • COSHH • DSEAR • Industrial injuries from chemical & process hazards • Risk from transport, storage, handling & treatment of chemicals, including hazardous waste • Environmental impact assessment • Accidents to the environment • Planning inquiries (risk & air pollution issues) • Air pollution, including odour nuisance & food tainting • Cargo quality disputes • Cargo contamination incidents...
Mr Theobald-Vega in NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
• Criminal and civil investigator and expert witness for accidents, asbestos, biosafety, construction, universities, and much more. • 10 years as HSE Inspector undertaking numerous prosecutions. • 13 years as Head of Safety for Newcastle University advising on civil cases. • Freelance since 2012. Multiple award winner since 2015 • Lawyer Monthly Expert Witness awards 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020 • Lawyer International - Legal 100 awards 2018, 2019 &...
Mr Watson in FAREHAM
I provide independent and objective expert witness services in Environmental Health, Occupational Hygiene, Health and Safety, and Fire Safety Risk assessment. I have worked in these areas since 1978 and have provided expert witness services since 1996. I am trained as an expert witness and have provided over a thousand reports for the court. I accept instructions as a Single Joint Expert and from solicitors acting on single instructions for claimants and defendants. I have given evidence...
Mr Wormald in KINGSWOOD
We accept instructions from prosecutors, appellants, defendants and claimants in criminal and civil work on most health and safety topics. Our expertise extends to manufacturing and service industries, construction, commercial, offices, education, entertainment, local government, health services, retail, fairgrounds, public works, airports, Crown services and utilities. Topics include: • Work at height • Systems of work • Safety documentation • Risk assessment • Guarding of machinery • Works transport • Lifting...
Mr Murray in MANCHESTER
An active fire investigator qualified to Masters level following experience in fire investigation and the fire and rescue service. I have experience in investigating electrical fires arising from defective equipment, poor installation and tampering. Examples of items involved in previous fire cases: electrical equipment, domestic appliances, domestic electricity supply equipment, computers (desktop and laptop), open fires, solid fuel stoves, flues and chimneys, batteries (laptops and hoverboards,...
Dr Cox in MORDEN
Expertise: • Safety • Accident investigation • Health & Safety at Work Act & Regulations • Personal injury • Fires • Explosions • Risk assessment • Safety management • Occupational accidents • Product safety • Dangerous goods • Falls • Mechanical or structural failure • Machinery Sectors: • Industrial • Construction • Mechanical • Electrical • Manufacturing • Factories • Oil • Gas • Offshore • Chemicals • Pipelines • Railways • Public transport • Ports & docks • Food • Retail • Leisure
Mr Pulford in ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH
Mechanical engineering • Pressure vessels • Pressure systems • Safety of amusement rides • Safety of fairground rides • COMAH regulations • Gas explosions • Machinery guarding • Forensic engineering • Scaffolding • Construction • Chemical industry • Experienced in the assessment of requirement for, procurement, training, fitting, use, storage & maintenance of PPE & RPE
Dr Wenham in LOUGHBOROUGH
Safety management, including issues to do with culture, leadership, competence, supervision, co-operation and training • Risk assessment and risk assessment methods, adequacy of risk assessments, including use of risk matrices • Occupational health - noise and noise risk assessment, exposure to hazardous substances • Falls, including falls from height • Safety in educational establishments, including laboratory safety
Dr Brown in ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH
Accident investigation • Permit to work & isolation • Machinery safety & guarding • Work at height & falling objects • Workplace transport • Confined space entry • Construction Design Management Regulations (CDM) • Safety management systems • Culture & behavioural safety • Experienced in the assessment of requirement for, procurement, training, fitting, use, storage & maintenance of PPE & RPE
Mr Kidd in ELY
Experience in managing all aspects of corporate security & loss prevention • Formerly Director of the Fire Protection Association & Director General, Arson Prevention Bureau • Produced insurers' guidance on fires on construction sites • Recent experience of cases involving employer's liability for injury occasioned during robbery, failure of fire protection systems, hot work fires & liability of security contractor • Extensive recent experience of specification ( & mis-specification) of water mist fire...
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 Evans in MANCHESTER
26 years of experience in: • Asbestos consultancy, training and project management • Expert witness for asbestos • Health and safety compliance auditing • Health and safety management and risk assessment • Occupational hygiene consulting • Fire risk assessment
Mr Jenkins in SWANAGE
Fire scene examination to establish the origin (where) and cause (how) of a fire, plus interpretation of fire development and spread • Experience of domestic, commercial and industrial incidents, including fatalities • Post-incident assessment of fire safety provision • Experience of preparing reports and presenting evidence in court for prosecution and defence
Professor Ball in NORWICH
Risk assessment, examinations, evaluations & reports • Public safety • Occupational safety • Environmental contamination • Risk management policy • Safety policy • Water slide safety • Playground safety • Leisure & sport safety • Consumer safety • Transport safety • Accidents • Child safety • Legal requirements for safety
Mr Sandell in ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH
Regulation of general health & safety in GB • Use & applicability of health & safety legislation in the wider leisure & entertainment industries with particular expertise in the fairground, theme park, leisure park & similar businesses • Application & interpretation of health & safety legislation & guidance in general & industry-specific scenarios, e.g. fairgrounds, theme & leisure parks, theatre, etc. • Safe use & management of work equipment generally & of fairground & theme park equipment • Assessment...
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.
Mr James Acott MSc MIFireE MAE IAAI CFI(V) in ALTON
Fire & explosion investigation in domestic & commercial properties • Lightweight & commercial vehicles & machinery, including agricultural & construction plant • Identifying fires caused by deliberate acts, manufacturing defects, poor maintenance & repairs, construction work & electrical faults in distribution equipment, appliances & fixtures • Investigated several large complex fires involving large storage & distribution warehouses, retail units, factories & construction sites • Kitchen ducting...