Hair Analysis

Hair Analysis

The testing of hair samples for drugs can provide a detection window of many months and, hence, show the historical use of drugs over a long period of time.


Hair Analysis Services

Hair testing is generally used alongside routine samples such as blood and urine as a supplementary test and can be useful in any case where the longer term pattern of drug taking is at issue such as:

  • In deceased individuals – tests could provide evidence of their drug use in the months leading up to their death
  • Where a subject has denied illicit drug use - testing can show if any drugs have been taken over a specified time period where drugs have been found in sexual offence complainants – tests could show if the complainant is a regular user of drugs


Hair Analysis Expertise

Forensic Access boasts a world-class team of forensic scientists operating in state-of-the-art facilities. All forensic work is carried-out to the highest Quality Standards which is especially important when working with hair analysis evidence.

All defence work is handled by dedicated Casework Managers who provide end-to-end support and streamlining. Direct access to our team of scientists helps barristers and solicitors to prepare a more effective defence strategy, and all expert witness reports are thoroughly documented and peer reviewed.

To find out more about our expert forensic services Tel: 01235 774870 to speak with a member of our team or fill-in our online contact form.

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Fill in our online contact form or Tel: 01235 774870 to speak with our team.

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Sarah Tarrant-Wooding

Sarah Tarrant-Wooding

Forensic Scientist (Toxicology)