The Atkinson Lewis Blog
Drug & Alcohol Testing News, Resources & Debates, for safeguarding professionals working in the Family Courts
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How much alcohol is too much?
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
The black market for prescription drugs presents a risk to children, from physical danger to personal neglect. So what can we do in the Family Courts?
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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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