Tag: laboratory quality

Cansford Laboratories achievements in 2015

As the year turns we at Cansford have been reflecting on what we have achieved and what were the highlights of 2015 for us as we grew our ability to be a leading hair drug testing company in the UK

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Everything you need to know about laboratory accreditation and need to ask

Three key questions to assure yourself that your test result will be accurate It can be difficult to find your way through the maze of different accreditations that laboratories loudly proclaim will assure you of a quality service when providing

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Cansford Labs guidelines for drug testing in the workplace – Part 2

Understanding cut-off When testing drugs in urine, saliva or hair samples, results are evaluated against established “cut-offs” for each of these type of sample before the issue of certificate of analysis. “Cut-off” is a value which the results obtained in the analysis

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Drug and Alcohol Testing – Cansford Leading the Way!

John Wicks and Lolita Tsanaclis opened Cansford Laboratories 3.5 years ago with the intention to “shake things up” in the drug and alcohol testing world by developing and introducing new techniques and procedures to hair drug testing. In their 3

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Choosing a Laboratory for Hair Drug and Alcohol Testing!!

Article by John Wicks was first published in COMPASS, the complete guide to social work & social care 2015 edition. Click here for a pdf format of the article. For further reading on Laboratory accreditation click here.

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