OEE scientists have extensive experience in supporting insurers, loss adjusters, and brokers in the management of environmental insurance claims following pollution incidents including spills of fuel, slurry, leachate, pesticides and chemicals. Where required, we can liaise with environmental regulators to ensure statutory obligations are achieved.

OEE scientists have experience of providing the following services:

  • Spill response, incident assessment and clean-up including site surveys and investigations, remediation and verification, and regulatory liaison.

  • Quantitative assessment of risks to the environment and human health to determine the requirement for investigation and/or remediation works and to derive remedial targets for clean-up operations.

  • Independent third party review and appraisal of other consultants/contractors reports, including investigations, remedial strategies, options appraisals and validation.

  • Independent investigation and validation of sites prior to or following clean-up operations; and

  • Environmental expert witness services relating to pollution incidents, waste operations and contaminated land.

  • Training services which can be tailored to your needs can be provided by our highly experienced staff on a wide range of subjects in relation to pollution incidents and contaminated land.

We are also experienced in providing specialist environmental advice to insurers prior to the provision of environmental liability policies and retrospective advice to loss adjusters and insurers on claims made under environmental liability policies.