} Anthony Palmer | Nursing Expert Witness


Anthony Palmer & Associates is one of Britain’s leading Expert Nursing Consultancy firms with approaching 20 years’ experience providing nursing liability and causation reports for clinical negligence, personal injury and employment related claims. Working with both Claimant and Defendant Solicitors, as well as other instructing organisations and professional bodies; our aim is to provide first class, authoritative and CPR compliant expert reports and services specific to the unique needs of each individual case. Anthony Palmer & Associates have a team of independent professional nursing experts who produce several hundred reports each year, mainly in relation to nursing liability and causation.

Anthony Palmer & Associates currently specialise in the following:

General Nursing Practice (Hospital, Community and Residential care)
  • Inadequate Nursing Care
  • Inadequate Clinical Observation
  • Deterioration of the acutely ill patient
  • Inadequate Nursing Supervision
  • Neglect/Safeguarding
  • Falls in Hospital/Nursing/Care Home
  • Manual Handling Injuries
  • Infection Control
  • Extravasation/Infilltration Injuries
  • Prevention of medication errors / Drug Errors
  • Pressure ulcer development and prevention
  • Wounds and wound care
  • Prevention of hospital acquired complications and infections such as MRSA
  • Trauma, Critical Care, A&E Nursing
  • ITU nursing care
  • Paediatric/Neonate ITU care
  • Deprivation of liberty standards
  • Intrapartum care
  • High and low risk antenatal care
  • Complex pregnancies
  • Home & Water births
  • Community midwifery care
  • Pre-eclampsia
  • Post-partum haemorrhage
  • Shoulder dystocia
  • Induction of labour
  • Care of the newborn infant
  • Vaginal birth after caesarean section
Nurse Practitioner Practice
  • Inadequate Nurse Practitioner assessment & treatment
  • GP Out of Hours, GP practice nursing and Walk-in Centre nursing care
  • Assessing and treating patients with minor injuries and illnesses
  • Paediatric assessment
  • Asthma management
Nurse Prescribing
Paediatrics & Neonates ITU
  • All aspects of paediatric nursing care
Prison Nursing
  • Safeguarding in Health & Justice system
  • General prison nursing care
Trauma/A&E, ITU & Critical Care Nursing
  • Deterioration of the acute patient
  • ITU/Critical care nursing
  • A&E Nursing
  • Inadequate clinical observations