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Drug & Alcohol Testing News, Resources & Debates, for safeguarding professionals working in the Family Courts
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How much alcohol is “too much alcohol”?
Every government and expert body has its own definition of “excessive drinking” – so how can we expect Family Courts to understand the risk to a child? This is where medical interpretation comes in...
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Why diverted prescription drugs are escaping lab detection…and how Family Courts can help to close the loophole
It’s no secret that prescription drugs are changing hands illegally, putting parents and children at risk. So what can be done?
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Is Drug & Alcohol Testing Safe in a Pandemic?
Since the first COVID-19 lockdown of March 2020, drug and alcohol testing has fallen sharply across the UK. So what safety precautions are needed to get things back on track?
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