Ascertain Forensics

The Certainty of Science, a Partnership with Expertise

Ascertain Forensics is a leading provider of expert toxicology services, training and research. Our analytical and reporting teams have extensive experience in supporting the investigation of a full range of coronial and criminal cases. Our aim is to provide a comprehensive toxicology service supported by modern analytical techniques and interpretive expertise.

Toxicology Training

We provide a range of training courses, seminars and events to educate and provide you with clarity on the many aspects of forensics.

A Quality Service

Quality is at the core of our service and underpins all aspects of our work. As well as participating in a number of external proficiency testing schemes, we are regularly audited and monitored by independent authoritative bodies and organisations, including the Human Tissue Authority (HTA) and the Home Office. Ascertain Forensics is accredited by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) to ISO/IEC 17025, incorporating the Forensic Science Regulator Codes of Practice and Conduct, which demonstrates our ongoing commitment to deliver a high-quality service to all our customers.

We currently work with HM Coroners across the UK, UK Police Forces, other Forensic Service Providers and Solicitors.

Our purpose-built laboratory is equipped with a broad range of analytical techniques which enables us to detect a wide range of drugs and poisons including new psychoactive substances and synthetic cannabinoids.