Paul Walker, senior development specialist, Specialist Chemistry, Energy & Waste Services, ESG, explains the science behind fire accelerant analysis, and explores the crucial role it plays in helping fire scene investigators studying incidents for insurance claims.
The Psychoactive Substances Act 2016 has recently come into force, making it an offence to produce, or possess with the intent to supply, psychoactive substances in the UK. SOCOTEC’s forensics director, Fiona Coope, discusses the recent update in legislation.
Do you enjoy the odd glass of red in the evenings or do you regularly wake up with a sore head? From a couple of glasses of wine to a heavier in-take, your hair can reveal a lot about your drinking habits.