Drug & Alcohol Testing:

Family Law

In addition to our workplace testing solutions, we also support over 12,000 solicitors and local authorities across the UK with drug and alcohol testing for family law and child custody proceedings.

Lextox Drug & Alcohol Testing, SYNLAB Laboratory Services’ sister company and a member of the SYNLAB Group, provides a wide range of services including hair drug and alcohol testing, blood alcohol testing, DNA testing and SCRAM Continuous Alcohol Testing.

Lextox also offers Expert Reports which provide an interpretation of the results to help you understand what the results mean. Reports are written by Lextox’s own team of laboratory based UK experts with over 50 years of combined experience. Their expert witnesses are able to attend court to explain the testing results, including the sample analysis and chain of custody. The team is Bond Solon trained and able to provide sound forensic toxicology advice for individual client cases.

Why Choose Lextox:
  • A dedicated Client Support Team will prepare detailed quotations, arrange sample collection appointments and provide progress updates with an unparalleled commitment to meeting client deadlines
  • Sample collection appointments can be arranged immediately and Lextox usually collect the sample within 48 hours
  • Via its ISO 17025 UKAS accredited UK laboratory, Lextox provides legally defensible hair analysis results and Expert Reports, accepted in every UK family court, within a market leading sample analysis time of four working days on average
  • Lextox has an experienced laboratory based team of expert witnesses in the UK and their experts are available to discuss results and answer client questions clearly and promptly
  • Lextox costs are in accordance with Legal Aid Agency codified rates and we work with solicitors and local authorities to ensure the claim process is managed efficiently.

To find out more about our services for family law, you can visit the Lextox website, send them an email; [email protected] or call their dedicated client support team on 02920 484141.

Latest Drug & Alcohol Testing News
Dr Richard Evers Elected a Committee Member of LTG

21st January 2019 – Dr Richard Evers, Research and Development Manager at SYNLAB Laboratory Services has been elected as a committee member of LTG –…

Read More (about 'Dr Richard Evers Elected a Committee Member of LTG')
Happy New Year from SYNLAB Laboratory Services

Happy New Year from all the team at SYNLAB Laboratory Services! We’d like to thank all of our loyal clients for their custom in 2019,…

Read More (about 'Happy New Year from SYNLAB Laboratory Services')
Drug & Alcohol Policy Implementation in Logistics & Transport

With roadside drug testing now in force in Scotland as well as England and Wales, Dr Philip Kindred, Technical Services Manager at SYNLAB Laboratory Services…

Read More (about 'Drug & Alcohol Policy Implementation in Logistics & Transport')
Alcohol Awareness Week 2019

ALCOHOL AWARENESS WEEK 2019 – How raising awareness can assist employees IN the Workplace Talking about alcohol can be tricky and is often considered a…

Read More (about 'Alcohol Awareness Week 2019')
SYNLAB Laboratory Services Maintains RISQS Certification for Another Consecutive Year

06 November 2019 – Abergavenny, U.K. – SYNLAB Laboratory Services, a specialist workplace drug and alcohol testing laboratory, today announced that it has maintained its certification as…

Read More (about 'SYNLAB Laboratory Services Maintains RISQS Certification for Another Consecutive Year')
Bibby Distribution Selects SYNLAB Laboratory Services

Bibby Distribution Selects SYNLAB Laboratory Services as Preferred Drug and Alcohol Testing Partner 21 October 2019 – ABERGAVENNY, U.K. – SYNLAB Laboratory Services, part of the…

Read More (about 'Bibby Distribution Selects SYNLAB Laboratory Services')