By: 17 March 2020
ExamWorks UK acquires medicolegal reporting organisation

ExamWorks UK, the owner of Premex Services and Kindertons Accident Management, has added a MedCo tier 2 medicolegal reporting organisation to its brand portfolio.

Target Medical, headquartered in Skelmersdale, Lancashire, specialises in complex medical reporting, screening, pagination, and rehabilitation and diagnostic services, in support of personal injury claims.

ExamWorks UK’s acquisition of Target Medical, for an undisclosed sum, is the latest example of the company’s commitment to its medicolegal and health division.

Through Premex Services, Premex+, 3d Rehabilitation, UK Independent Medical, ExamWorks Investigation Services, Kindertons Accident Management, Plantec Assist, Sovereign Automotive, Crusader Assistance, JP Morris and Jigsaw Law, ExamWorks UK provides a range of services nationally, including medicolegal reporting, credit hire services, rehabilitation, liability and fraud investigations, and engineering and vehicle inspections.

Commenting on the acquisition, ExamWorks UK group managing director Mike Cutler said: “We are delighted to welcome Target Medical to the ExamWorks UK family. The acquisition means not only have we acquired a growing business with an experienced and dynamic management team, we will also continue to work with the long established and well respected personal injury specialists, Scott Rees & Co. Target Medical has grown steadily over the past couple of years, and by deploying our full range of governance, IT and HR capabilities, we can help Target further realise its potential.”

Royston Smith, managing partner at Scott Rees & Co, said: “We are excited that the next phase on Target Medical’s growth trajectory will be as part of the ExamWorks UK family.”

“We are confident that the resources now available to them will help them achieve their ambitious growth targets, both in the short-term and beyond. The team at Scott Rees and Co have a great working relationship with many of the ExamWorks UK businesses, and we expect this to go from strength to strength as we move forward on this journey.”

Rebecca Reid, managing director of Target Medical, added: “I’m thrilled that Target Medical has been acquired by Examworks UK. The group has a great reputation in the medical reporting sector and I’m sure that this will give us the platform to achieve our ambitious growth targets.”