Disability accommodation advice from a trusted expert

If you are a law firm involved with a disability housing case, then you will often find you need an expert witness to offer testimony on the adaptations within a property for disabled people. I am Andrew Skerratt LLB, MRICS, MEWI, CUEW and I have worked with companies and law firms across the country offering disability accommodation advice and expert witness services on the same topic.

Disability accommodation advice

About Me

  • Disability accommodation advice
  • Help to ensure properties are suitable
  • Allow disabled people to be safe and comfortable
  • Expert witness services
  • Testify in court cases relating to these topics

Home environment assessments across the UK and abroad

With over 33 years working as a construction professional, Andrew specialises in providing an expert witness service on assessing the accommodation needs of severely disabled individuals.

In twenty years of undertaking the role of expert witness advising on the accommodation needs of those individuals severely injured as a result of an accident or other, Andrew has amassed a significant amount of knowledge and experience.

Presently averaging in the region of 70 cases a year, Andrew provides a high-quality professional service in in the UK and internationally. Andrew is familiar with requirements of the Civil Procedure Rules Part 35 and Practice Direction 35, the protocol and the practice direction on pre-action conduct. He has provided expert witness services on cases involving claimants based in Jersey, Eire, France, Australia, Spain, Ukraine, South Africa and Unites States of America. He also aims to expand his availability internationally, and has recently promoted his services at the Expert Witness Conference in Singapore in October 2019. He also intends to promote his services in person there next year.

Professional accreditation and organisations registered with

  • The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
  • The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
  • The Expert Witness Institute
  • The Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
  • The Legal Hub – The Sweet & Maxwell directory of Expert Witnesses
  • Expert Witness
  • Bond Solon Accreditated Expert Witnesses
Disability needs construction expert

"Andrew's knowledge, professionalism and ability to act swiftly and efficiently in demanding circumstances is a great credit to him."

Jennifer Craven

Irwin Mitchell


Are you building, adapting or searching for housing that meets the needs of a disabled person? Speak to Andrew Skerratt, disability needs construction expert based in Worthing and covering the whole of Sussex, Surrey and Kent. Andrew of SPS Consulting has many years of experience and truly understands the needs of disabled people in their homes. Email andrew.skerratt@spsukltd.co.uk or call 01903 538 196 today.