Archive for August, 2017

Opioids Epidemic and crises

Posted by:  /  Tags: , , , ,

Opioids Epidemic and crises

Police Leaders like you, across the US and Canada, are facing serious challenges with chemical and drug exposure to their personnel and to the community.  The ongoing growth of Fentanyl importation and distribution puts community members at risk, as well as Service members who may be exposed in their work place.  Many Services are wrestling with policies and procedures to mitigate the risk of officer exposure when hazardous materials like Fentanyl are identified.  The inability of front line officers to effectively scan a substance often means that labour intensive processes must be put into place to manage the scene and mitigate the risk, drawing down on valuable resources.

Teknoscan Systems has expanded the capability of its existing scanning system to include Fentanyl, and designed an easy, reliable and accurate scanning capability for front line police officers.

Continue Reading →