Cansford Labs - The Drug and Alcohol Testing Blog

The workplace drug testing rules around Europe

[Cansford says] Randox forensics inquiry: Forty drug-driving offences quashed

Our top hair testing blogs of 2018

[Cansford says] Facilitate access to screening, brief interventions and treatment

10 dates all family lawyers should have in their 2019 diary

Workplace drug testing: Interview with Frank Bellwood

Efficient, helpful, speedy: What our customers say about us

A comparison of SCRAM testing vs hair testing

CBD and THC oils: What's the difference and should you be testing for them?

A guide to the Cansford Labs collections process

[Cansford says] Random drug and alcohol testing could be brought in for council staff

IOSH Conference 2018: 4 key takeaways

[Cansford says] Courts for addicted parents work. So why are they being stripped of support?

IOSH 2018: 5 talks you don't want to miss

How Cansford ensures best practice collections for family law cases

Testing testing: The UK’s varied drug habit and why you might be testing for the wrong things

The hair testing collections process - Everything you need to know

5 key takeaways from the Global Drug Survey 2018

The differences between hair and fingernail drug testing

[Cansford says] The hairy problem with drug testing

The differences between hair and blood drug testing

The differences between hair and saliva drug testing

Hair testing vs. urine testing: A comparison

Cansford says: Exploring Australian moves to drug test welfare recipients

8 reasons to choose Cansford as your testing lab

How to prepare your client for a hair test

Why speed is of the essence for workplace drug tests

Cansford says: Launch of world’s first fingerprint-based drug use confirmation test

What does a new President of the Family Division mean for family law?

[Cansford says] Norway's drug policies

10 ways family lawyers are driving more value from their hair tests

How will Brexit affect drug and alcohol testing in the UK?

Guide: How to read your Cansford test results report

Cansford says: Pioneering family court expands in London

Workplace testing and the global workforce: where you can and can't do drug and alcohol testing

Toxicity and toxic work cultures: How to prevent workplace drug and alcohol use from damaging your business’ DNA

Xanax misuse in the workplace: Why it matters, how to spot it, and what to do about it

5 common mistakes to avoid when setting your workplace drug policy

5 talks you can't afford to miss at Health and Wellbeing at work 2018

The 4 key problems with POC devices when testing for substance misuse at work

Wilful Blindness: Why are companies shying away from workplace drug testing?

“Trial for change”: How hair testing for alcohol and drug can help in family court cases

5 key takeaways from the NSPCC's FED UP (Family Environment: Drug Using Parents) report

Holding the ACEs: How do Adverse Childhood Experiences impact people’s adult lives?

Building a history of substance use: How hair testing can help

Can hair testing play a role in reducing parental alienation?

5 must-read reports for social workers: Q4 2017

Alcohol isn’t the problem – behaviour is: Why hair test results are only part of the story for cases involving drug and alcohol abuse

5 reasons why the Motherisk scandal shouldn’t happen again

3 big New Year's resolutions for the hair drug and alcohol testing industry

Key dates in the social work diary for 2018

Bald as a coot? You can still be hair-tested. Here’s why

Hair drug and alcohol testing: Glossary of terms

5 things every social worker should know about cut-offs in hair drug and alcohol testing

Hair drug and alcohol testing in sport: What do you need to know?

The importance of dynamic drug testing for social workers

How does external contamination affect the results of a hair drug test?

Why context is everything for hair testing and social care

How much do hair tests really cost?

5 ways to avoid a hair test: And why they won't work

Hair testing 101: What are cut-offs and why do they matter?

Hair testing 101: Mass spectrometry and liquid chromatography

Hair testing 101: How do drugs and alcohol enter hair – and how long do they stay there?

What do you find when you test 57000 professional drivers for drugs?

Who tests the world’s police for drug abuse?

New Psychoactive Substances: How the SPICE epidemic took over the UK

How legal decisions are made using hair tests: the foundations of interpretation

Fitness to practise in the medical sector, and how hair testing helps

Workplace drug testing in the medical sector: Who tests when, and for what?

Drug testing in the armed forces: Comparing the US, UK and Australia

Drug testing for professional drivers: The global picture

What does the UK’s general election mean for family law and drug testing?

Society of Hair Testing Interview Series: Michelle Taylor

Hair testing for new psychoactive substances (NPS): The challenges

Drug testing for pilots: The rules around the world

Society of Hair Testing Interview Series: Wilco Duvivier

A history of workplace drug testing in the UK

Society of Hair Testing Interview Series: Alberto Salomone

Society of Hair Testing Interview Series: Markus Baumgartner

Hair testing and family law: Life-changing results in 5 real-life cases

The ethics of hair drug and alcohol testing

Society of Hair Testing Interview Series: Dr Pascal Kintz

Your hair testing and family law events calendar: 2017

Which substances can hair testing detect?

8 FAQs about hair drug testing for Family Lawyers

UK steroid use is on the rise: What does it mean for the legal sector, family law and employers?

Hair drug and alcohol testing vs. other methods: A no-nonsense guide

How hair collection could make or break a family law case

Hair testing accuracy for drug and alcohol use, and why it matters to family lawyers

3 Easy Ways to Protect the Chain of Custody in a Hair Drug Test

Behind the scenes of a hair drug test: What really happens in the lab

How hair drug testing works in Private and Public law cases

Interpreting the results of a hair drug test

How to choose the right drug and alcohol testing laboratory

Understanding the costs of a drug and alcohol test

Hair strand testing: How to be prepared for Family Court

How to choose the right drug and alcohol test

5 questions you need to ask when requesting a hair drug and alcohol test

Under the microscope: 3 myths about hair drug and alcohol testing

Hair drug testing: When is a positive test result actually a positive?

3 Ways to Secure the Chain of Custody in a Hair Drug Test

Drug testing laboratory accreditation: The what, how and why

Why “cut-off” matters in drug testing