Our team of BOHS asbestos consultants, led by Dr Tim Hamilton are highly qualified and experienced. Their assessments of evidence are accurate, informed and trusted.
Our company is not linked to any other asbestos contractors through directorships. We will provide unbiased, independent reports that are based on all facts.
Our asbestos expert witness services are compliant with the standard. You can be assured of receiving a quality service.
We can travel to sites and stakeholders to assess evidence and conduct interviews.
Our asbestos expert witness services can help you to recover the costs of poor asbestos removal projects or surveys. Alternatively, if you're seeking criminal defence, then we can support you.
Our experienced, BOHS qualified asbestos consultants deliver asbestos expert witness services. With specialisms in a range of scenarios, we can help where you:
“Our team understand the strict guidelines within the UK’s legal system that govern the expert witness role. Together, we can provide full asbestos expert witness services and complete investigations on your behalf. We can also fulfill an advisory role when enforcing authorities issue prohibition orders and improvement notices.” Dr Tim Hamilton, MD of Scientific Services.
We provide these services throughout the UK.
We have extensive knowledge of asbestos, its uses and the legislation surrounding its management. We also understand your legal duties under CAR 2012. This knowledge makes our expert witness services dependable, trusted and respected. Our ISO: 9001 acceditation provides you with peace of mind that you will receive a quality service.
We adopt a holistic approach and assess each case with a clear, open mind; ensuring that we establish all evidence and relevant facts.
Our full service involves several stages:
We will examine all applicable documents which may include:
If needed, we complete site inspections and conduct interviews with stakeholders for clarification.
We will produce a report that will summarise the sequence of events. The report will provide our opinion matched against current guidelines and legislation. It will also advise of your legal duties.
You’ll receive a digital copy of your report via email.
If your case requires it, our asbestos consultants can attend court and provide statements of evidence to support your case.
We have over 18 years experience in asbestos consultancy. Our team comprises of highly experienced asbestos consultants. They are supported by our MD, Dr Tim Hamilton, who holds a Certificate of Competence in Asbestos (CoCA). This industry recognised qualification demonstrates his knowledge and experience in the field.
Tim also holds a PhD in Microbiology and his scientific background help to give our reports credibility and standing.
We will assess all enquiries for our services on a case by case basis. Dr Tim Hamilton, our Managing Director, will discuss your situation in detail. He will establish a thorough understanding of your needs.
Our quotation will confirm the costs associated with your project. It will define exactly what the fee includes. We will also provide a clear time schedule for the works required. The time needed and price, will be subject to many factors, such as the complexity of your case and location.
If you have a question that we haven’t answered, please call us. Our team of asbestos consultants are on hand to help. With their combined experience of over forty years, they can provide advice on the best way forward for you.
Please contact us to complete your initial assessment and arrange your quotation.
Established in 2002, Scientific Services are one of longest established asbestos consultancies. Our experience and reputation can support your case.