Asbestos - NIHL - HAVS

Brief Profile of Ken Taylor

Ken is a Director of Taylor Associates Ltd and has been instructed as an expert witness in many personal injury and building services civil and criminal cases since 1975. He served an indentured apprenticeship with a contractor and also studied both construction and engineering, becoming a Chartered Engineer and later a European Engineer (Eur Ing). He became Chief Engineer with a large local authority.


Ken formed a Consulting practice in 1968 and was involved in the design and supervision of many building services contracts from his offices in Manchester, Liverpool and Burnley.


Professional qualifications include Eur Ing, CEng, FCIBSE, FSOE, FIPlantE, FCIPHE, RP, FCMI, FRSA, MASHRAE (USA), MAE.


Justice of the Peace from 1983 to 2011 and visiting lecturer from 1989 to 2009. Listed in Debrett's and Marquis Whos Who (USA) and Freeman City of London.


Author of text book (see below), co-author of the Plant Engineers' Reference Book and its USA version, and many published technical papers (see professional background page for details). Speaker on industrial diseases at Lawyers CPD conferences.