Our Medico legal assessments and reports are provided by our expert orthotists.
The medico-legal reports written by our orthotists can provide advice regarding:
- The orthotic needs of the claimant
- The amount and cost of on-going orthotic input
- Orthotics required to allow the claimant to maximise their potential
- The capital and annual costs of orthotics
- The suitability of current orthotics
The initial assessment is undertaken within two weeks of instruction. The medico-legal orthotist report will be provided within four weeks of the initial assessment.
Manchester Orthotics provides a comprehensive orthotic medico-legal report service. Our specialist orthotic experts have the recognised qualifications required to work as single joint experts and separate party appointed experts.
We have vast experience in producing reports for defendant and claimant solicitors. We understand that in this field it is important to act quickly. We pride ourselves on offering an immediate service and usually able to send quotes and a choice of experts C.V’s on the same day.
We provide objective legal reports which adhere to CPR part 35 and PD35 in light of the guidance for the instruction of experts in civil claims.
Our services include:
- Soft tissue injury claim report (fixed cost medical reports)
- Evidence for
- Professional conduct cases
- Medical negligence cases
- Criminal cases.
- Quantum reports
Where required, we also carry out an in-court expert witness service in line with the requirements stated in PD35. Where necessary, we will arrange to meet other experts or liase in an alternative matter to form a agendas and discuss professional opinions and produce a report. Proposed requests will be sent to instructing parties promptly in order to give good notice and aid the swift running of our service.