The forensic handwriting examiner as expert witness in South Africa
The forensic handwriting examiner can be relied upon as an expert witness to testify about the authenticity of documents.
Most of the work done by document examiners in South Africa involves handwriting and printed documents. However distorted perceptions continue to exist about the status of forensic document / handwriting examiners as expert witnesses in South Africa.
If you are a document examiner or need to use one, this article will help you dispel those perceptions.