The types of work we carry out:

Examinations & engineers’ reports on all types of motor vehicles and components • Investigations of engine & mechanical failures • Vehicle condition surveys • Vehicle roadworthiness examinations • Assessment of repair costs, viability of repair & advice on total loss claims • Post repair examinations and reports • Diminution assessments • Motor vehicle valuations for insurance, settlements, pre-accident, etc • Classic car reports and valuations •  Motorcycle examinations, reports and valuations • Trailer caravan examinations and reports • Motor caravan examinations and reports • Commercial vehicle & PCV examinations, reports and valuations • Air bag deployment investigations • Stolen vehicle identification • Taxi/Hackney carriage/Private Hire Licensing Technical representation • Advice on police prosecutions for defective vehicles and RTA Construction & Use • Advice on trading standards cases for defective vehicle



Example types of vehicle examinations:

  Collision damage assessments

  Vehicle roadworthiness examinations and reports

  Vehicle condition examinations and reports

  Vehicle construction approvals

  Vehicle modification approvals

  Mechanical failure investigations and reports

  Quality control checks during repairs

  Quality control audits

  Post repair examinations and reports

  Caravan Registration and Identification Scheme [CRiS] examinations and reports

  Vehicle valuations for disputes

  Finance repossession reports and valuations

  Advice on Police prosecutions

  Advice on Trading Standards prosecutions


Examples of our clients are:


  Trading Standards Departments        


  Insurance Companies

  Warranty Companies


  Motoring Organisations

  Finance Companies

  Motor vehicle dealers





Single or Joint Expert instructions 


Legal Aid work undertaken 


Experienced in giving expert witness evidence in County Court, Magistrates Court and Crown Court 


Technical representation for Taxi/Hackney Carriage/Private Hire Licensing


Trevor Haigh is a panel engineer for the Federation of Engine Re-conditioners  


Geographically examinations are carried out in the UK and ROI, worldwide for large cases