HRM offer Clients a bespoke Expert Witness and Investigation support. Uniquely, HRM are able to support Expert Witness and Investigations by its consultancy pool of specialists in the Oil, Gas, Petrochemical, Chemical, Manufacturing, Construction and associated Industries.  This depth of knowledge ensures that cases undertaken are able to draw upon both the experience and qualification of engineers, HSEQ specialist and  Consultants providing rounded and diligent reporting. Engineers are qualified to degree level and Consultants and Specialists  with qualifications for membership and registration to recognised bodies.

Key services offered in this area can be listed as follows:

  • Accident and Incident Investigation across wide ranging industries and applications
    • Construction activities and lifting operations (land and Marine)
    • Oil, Gas and Petrochemical incidents and accidents including fire, explosion and material failures
    • Transportation
    • Manufacturing conveyors, lifts and racking failures resulting in injuries and asset damage
  • HSEQ
    • Management system failures
    • Regulatory submission support for systems and HSE Cases
    • Failure to meet Regulatory and Statutory requirements assessments
  • Engineering
    • EPIC project reviews and “at risk” mapping for HSEQ and Technical Safety inputs
    • Mechanical and process failure investigation
    • MPL and EML prediction reports for ageing equipment and verification justification
    • Integrity and vulnerability review of systems and processes
  • Expert Witness
    • Provision of written reports for internal investigations
    • Submission of written report for legal presentation or representation
    • Appearance as Expert Witness
  • Due Diligence and financial exposure for HSEQ and Integrity impacts
    • Offshore asset procurement or sale
    • Onshore assets procurement or sale

Case examples can be locates as follows:

Bill Hughes leads the Expert Witness and Investigation services and is based in   the Carlisle office. Bill is available to discuss any areas of concern, possible engagement or just advice by contacting HRM on:.
Telephone (switchboard): +44(0)1228 406350
Mobile: +44(0)7792044897