Category: Drug and DNA testing

Competition Winner – LAW2015 Manchester

Thank you to everyone who entered our “Guess the number” competition in Manchester. Unfortunately only one of you could win our luxury box of chocolates! The winning number was 441! Congratulations to Kate Adamson of Powell Davies Solicitors with the

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Is it possible to have next day hair drug and alcohol test results?

All Cansford Laboratories’ clients receive comprehensive results, including a witness statement if required, within 3 days of sample arrival. The proof of the pudding is in the eating! With this in mind, we are happy to show our performance in the graph below:

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Competition results!

Thank you to everyone who visited us at Compass Jobs fair in Manchester and the Community Care exhibition in Birmingham, and to those of you who entered our “Guess the Number” Competition. The winning number was: 582 Our closest guess

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Non-attendance for hair collection for drug and alcohol testing in child care court cases

Social Services become involved in assessing and planning the care of children in cases where the parents’ life style may affect the child’s upbringing. This includes comprehensive risk assessments of the parents’ life style. Parental substance abuse is a significant

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Supporting evidence based practice in child protection cases: quality of hair analysis results

The quality of the analysis of drugs in biological material in the forensic area is important because the results of the analysis affect judicial decisions. When you, a Social Worker or a Legal professional, request a drug test in hair

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Time is a critical element to getting child custody cases resolved effectively without excessive costs.

We understand the desire of government and the family court service to reduce costs and improve delivery of expert witness services.  At Cansford we are very conscious that delays in getting results of testing can be very frustrating.  It can

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Hair test results for drugs and alcohol use – within 3 working days

Can you afford to wait several weeks for drug results? Cansford Laboratories will get competitively priced routine drug results to you within 3 working days as a standard service at no extra cost. Our turnaround time has a significant effect

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How to choose the best hair sample collector

The degree of training varies tremendously from company to company yet it is this part of the drug & alcohol testing process that is most commonly the weakest link in the ‘chain of custody’ process and therefore the most liable

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