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Member Benefits Programs

 

ACIL’s Laboratory Referral Service

ACIL receives hundreds of inquiries monthly from people interested in independent laboratory or testing services. ACIL’s invaluable referral service, ACIL Assist, provides members with complimentary exposure to potential clients. ACIL Assist matches callers’ needs with members’ capabilities, and all members are encouraged to update their company data with ACIL to avoid missing out on these valuable business referrals.  If current members are not receiving these inquires, please contact Beth Horan.

ACIL offers members an opportunity to become a part of the ACIL ListServe. The ACIL ListServe allows members to communicate with other members regarding outsourcing of work, selling/buying of materials, equipment, labs, etc, as well as offers a place for specific requests and questions from the professional and/or the public sector to be disseminated quickly and efficiently.

For more information on the ACIL ListServe, contact Beth Horan or call 202/887-5872, x106.

Member Marketing

ACIL publishes a quarterly newsletter, Industry Insights, which includes exciting information from our members.  As an ACIL member, you will have the opportunity to submit press releases, articles, and more to promote your lab with not only other ACIL members but the general public, as this newsletter is published on our website as well all of our social media platforms.  For past issues of Industry Insights, click here

Under Member News on our website, ACIL links to all member press releases received, giving your company instant exposure. ACIL strives to promote our members and see them thrive in today’s competitive market.

Human Resources Support Services

This exceptional member benefit is offered through SESCO Management Consultants, the nationally known firm that specializes in personnel and labor relations. Members are provided with complimentary phone consultation for any human resources matter, e.g., solving personnel problems, professional advice, recommendations, union activity, and reviews and critiques of company personnel manuals and policies.

For additional information, please contact Jamie Hasty, SESCO Vice President, at jamie@sescomgt.com or (423) 764-4127.

For a more detailed description, click here.

Instrumentation and Supplies Discount

As an approved ACIL provider, Thermo Fisher Scientific offers member discounts on laboratory equipment, chemicals, and consumables. Any ACIL member in good standing is pre-qualified to receive all program discounts. To activate the program, simply begin making laboratory supply purchases through Thermo Fisher Scientific, and the ACIL discount benefits will be applied to your Thermo Fisher Scientific Account Number.

Download the Thermo Fisher Scientific brochure or visit the Thermo Fisher Scientific website for information about products, pricing, delivery and more. Thermo Fisher Scientific: ONE SOURCE, INFINITE SOLUTIONS.®

ANSI Publications Discount Program

ACIL is a member organization of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). ANSI has recently introduced a program that allows us to offer our members access to ANSI’s standards and conformity assessment information, as well as discounts on select standards purchased through ANSI’s Electronic Standards Store at no cost to ACIL members. The program allows ACIL members to become Affiliate Members of ANSI. All ANSI Affiliate Program information is delivered electronically, via email or accessed through the web at ANSI online.

As an ANSI Affiliate, members will receive discounts on select standards collections, a bi-weekly newsletter, an electronic version of the Institute’s quarterly magazine, and a complimentary single-user subscription to ANSI’s Standards Tracking and Automated Reporting (STAR) Service.

Comprehensive Professional Liability Insurance Program

ACIL has negotiated on behalf of its members an extremely competitive insurance program through Crystal & Co., Inc., a highly respected commercial insurance broker. This ACIL sponsored insurance program is the most cost effective solution for testing laboratories on the market today. This program addresses the many unique issues facing testing labs, including coverage for bodily injury and property damage as well as claims related to pollution conditions created by collecting, handling or transporting test samples. Even if you already have coverage in place, Crystal & Company will provide free analysis of your existing insurance and recommend ways to increase coverage or lower premium depending on their findings.

There is no cost to see if you quality to participate in this valuable ACIL members only benefit. To find out more go to crystalco.com or email Greg at gambleg@fcrystal.com.

Pickering Laboratories Discount Program

NEW MEMBER BENEFIT!  ACIL is proud to offer their members the ability to receive a discount of 10% off list price on new post-column derivatization instrument orders from Pickering Laboratories.  This offer is EXCLUSIVE TO ACIL MEMBER LABS. Many of our members already use Pickering instruments, and this new benefit will allow those members to update any aging instruments or expand their capabilities.

To request a quote, please email Rebecca Smith at rlsmith@pickeringlabs.com.

If you would like help choosing the best Pickering instruments for your needs, contact support@pickeringlabs.com and someone will be happy to assist you.