Expert Witness / Consultant

The Squadron offers individual or panels of experts to assist with active legal cases.

Areas of expertise:

  • Aviation Organisation Safety Culture
  • Helicopter Operations Risk Management
  • Crew Resource Management
  • Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS) / Helicopter Air Ambulance
  • Helicopter Search and Rescue (Day, Night, and Night Vision Aided)
  • Helicopter Winching/Hoisting (Sea and Land)
  • Instrument Flight Rules
  • Inadvertent Instrument Meteorological Conditions
  • Helicopter Aerodynamics
  • Maritime Helicopter Operations
  • Helicopter Ship Operations
  • Ship Helicopter Landing Area Safety
  • Loss of Visual Reference at Take off and Landing (including “Brownout ” and “whiteout” on unimproved surfaces)
  • Helicopter Flight Training and Standardization
  • Survival Equipment and Training
  • Airborne Use of Force – Law Enforcement

Initial phone consultation will be provided at no charge. Subsequent consultation will require a non-refundable retainer to be negotiated once the scope of work is determined. A rate sheet for legal services and associated costs for onsite consultation is available upon request.