Dr Plowman in BIRMINGHAM
I specialise in the neuropsychological assessment of the cognitive, emotional and behavioural consequences of acquired brain injury in adults following road traffic accidents, assaults, anoxia or exposure to toxic substances. I have experience in neurotoxicology, epilepsy, drug and alcohol misuse, tumours and HIV, and in the areas of personal injury and clinical negligence....
Dr Ingram in WALTON-ON-THAMES
Adverse health effects from exposure to chemicals or oil products • Hazard & risk assessment in relation to chemicals or oils • Interpretation of animal & human data on toxicity & cancer • Prediction of likely carcinogenicity of oil products & other complex mixtures, based on composition, analytical & other data • Cancer in relation to exposure to chemicals, oil products & other complex hydrocarbon mixtures • Hazard & risk in relation to exposure to oil product emissions • Occupational skin irritancy & sensitisation
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 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
Dr Duffus in EDINBURGH
Claims for compensation for injury as a result of exposure to industrial chemicals • Claims for compensation for injury or loss resulting from release of chemicals into the natural environment, e.g. from misuse of pesticides • Claims for compensation for injury resulting from toxic effects of drugs
Dr Skett in GLASGOW
Clearance of alcohol from the body • Metabolism of alcohol • Calculation of blood or breath alcohol concentrations • Interaction of alcohol with other drugs • Clearance of drugs & chemicals from the body • Toxic effects of drugs & chemicals • Uses & abuses of drugs • Drugs of abuse
Professor Bunnage in BRISTOL
Clinical neuropsychological assessment • Assessment of cognitive, psychological & behavioural function • Psychometric testing • Brain injury & disease • Traumatic brain injury & head injury • Stroke • Dementia • Epilepsy • Alcohol • Anoxia • Differentiating organic, psychological & behavioural causes of problems, including comment on issues of malingering • Personal injury compensation • Prognosis • Rehabilitation...
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 Sylvester-Evans in GULLANE
Technical litigation & arbitration • Process & project engineering • Safety & loss prevention • Accident investigation & forensic engineering, including fire, explosions & toxic releases • Safety & risk management • Oil & gas processing • Offshore safety • Hazard & risk assessment • Experience of major public inquiries & litigations, including Flixborough, Kings Cross, Ocean Odyssey, Piper Alpha, Ladbroke Grove rail crash, Buncefield, ICL Stockline • Also experience of planning inquiries, including major hazard...
Mr Asker-Browne in TOTLAND
The effect of work upon health • Management of occupational health programmes • Health & safety policies • Ventilation for control of contaminants • Control of substances hazardous to health • Health effects of the indoor environment • Stack emissions & their measurement
Professor Wright in BINGLEY
I am a busy Clinical Dermatologist with experience of the whole spectrum of dermatology. My areas of particular interest are skin cancers & dermatological surgery. I also have considerable interest in eczema of all varieties. As far as my private practice is concerned I do a lot of cosmetic dermatology & feel I have a considerable amount of knowledge & expertise in this area.
Mrs Martin in BIRMINGHAM
Asbestos exposure & illness: asbestosis, mesothelioma, lung cancer & pleural disease claims, property contamination • Occupational noise exposure (NIHL) in all industries • Occupational health - respiratory, dermal & cancer claims, e.g. dust, metals, silica, solvents, gases, lead, temperature & light • RSI/workplace injury • Musculoskeletal, PPE issues & accidents • Microbiology: mould & bacteria, Aspergillus spp • Water quality/source for injury, health (e.g. Legionellosis) & property • Land...
Dr Buck in ASHBOURNE
Chimney stack emissions & dispersion • Air pollution: dispersion & effects • Occupational hygiene & safety • Toxicology of industrial & environmental chemicals • Biological & chemical aspects of forensic science • Analytical chemistry • Odour assessment & control • Environmental & occupational noise
Professor Thompson in POOLE
Neuropsychological assessment & consultancy • Medico-legal • Civil & criminal • Medical negligence • Road traffic collisions • Neurodegenerative disorders • Memory problems • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Depression • Anxiety • Compensation • Testamentary & mental capacity • Head injury • Fatigue • Mental health
Mr Dippnall in CHESTERFIELD
Provide expert opinion on occupational disease claims for civil litigation cases in the UK, including occupational asthma, silicosis, dermatitis & asbestos diseases • Matters involving exposures to asbestos, silica, isocyanates, fumes, wood dust, metalworking fluids, toxic metals, bio-aerosols, enzymes, etc. • Legal duties of employers, exposure assessments, safe systems of work, employee training regimes, adequacy of control measures, personal protective equipment & ventilation systems
Dr Norris in HARROGATE
Inhalation toxicology • Biochemistry • Central nervous system • Combustion or fire toxicology • Multiple chemical sensitivity • Human health risk assessment • Industrial chemicals • Fire-retardant chemicals • Pharmaceuticals • Pesticides • Anaesthetic agents • Cyanide • Carbon monoxide • Eurotox Registered Toxicologist, 1998 • Full Member of British Toxicology Society, 1998 • Diplomate, American Board of Toxicologists, 1996 • Full Member of Society of Toxicology, 1986 • Member of editorial boards for Inhalation Toxicology &...
Dr Higgon in DUMFRIES
Assessment and treatment/rehabilitation of neurological disorders in adults, including acquired brain injury • Assessment and treatment of mental health problems in adults • Extensive clinical experience in the fields of brain injury, stroke and dementia assessment
Mr Boughton in FARNBOROUGH
Hazard & risk assessment of chemicals & mixtures • Adverse health effects from exposure to chemicals & mixtures • Industrial chemicals & occupational exposure • Consumer chemicals, health effects & exposure modelling • Toxicology • Regulatory compliance
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...