The mission of the Southern African Polygraph Federation (SAPFED) is to co-ordinate and consolidate the activities of the polygraph profession and the polygraph industry in Southern Africa. Through its constitution the South African Polygraph Federation advances the highest standards of professional, moral and ethical conduct.

The SAPFED Regulations promote a unity of purpose among the Federation and its members. It furthermore seeks to protect both the general public and Federation members through guidelines that ensure the highest standards of professional, moral, and ethical conduct.

A letter from the Engineering Manager at Lafayette Instrument Company, Brent Smitley, stating that users of Lafayette Polygraph systems are not required to perform routine calibration or functionality checks to ensure proper functioning and accuracy of the equipment.

This Model Policy for Quality Assurance is provided to assist field practitioners and other professionals in the determination of compliance with established standards and best practices.

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