Trinity Consultants Acquires SafeBridge Consultants, Inc., a Leader in Toxicology and Industrial Hygiene Services



Trinity Consultants, an international environmental consulting firm that specializes in industrial air quality issues, announces the acquisition of SafeBridge Consultants, Inc., a leader in the toxicology and industrial hygiene sector supporting the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and fine chemicals industries globally.

Based in Mountain View, California, and with offices in New York City and Liverpool, England, SafeBridge comprises occupational and environmental toxicologists, industrial hygienists, analytical chemists, safety, and environmental personnel who work primarily with pharmaceutical companies to manage risk and ensure safety in R&D and manufacturing operations.  SafeBridge is led by President/CEO John Farris, a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) with more than 30 years of experience in the safe handling of potent pharmaceutical compounds.   Mr. Farris and his partners will continue to lead the SafeBridge team as Trinity provides the resources to fuel growth.

Jay Hofmann, President/CEO of Trinity Consultants commented on the transaction, “The acquisition of SafeBridge Consultants is an exciting milestone in the evolution of both firms.  We are pleased to join forces with a group of EH&S professionals whom, like Trinity, offer specialized expertise that is highly respected in the market.  We firmly believe that this alignment will create significant new opportunities for both Trinity and SafeBridge staff as we are able to offer expanded capabilities to clients of both organizations.”

According to John Farris, “The SafeBridge team is pleased to merge with a company of the caliber of Trinity Consultants.  Because of our aligned philosophies on how to serve clients and the retention of SafeBridge technical staff members, we expect the integration to go smoothly and for the merger to provide the additional resources that will allow us to grow.”

Background on Trinity Consultants
Founded in 1974 in Dallas, Texas, Trinity operates in more than 30 U.S. locations and in China and the Middle East.  Trinity supports mostly industrial facilities with regulatory environmental compliance, specializing in air quality issues.  Trinity also markets BREEZE environmental modeling software, implements technology solutions for EH&S information management, and provides professional EH&S training and EH&S staffing services.

Background on SafeBridge Consultants
SafeBridge was founded in 1998 by John Farris and the senior EH&S staff of a major pharmaceutical firm following their successful careers providing technical services within an internal corporate group..  SafeBridge, including its AIHA-Accredited analytical laboratory, serves more than 500 clients worldwide with risk assessment and risk management services supporting the safe handling of potent pharmaceutical compounds and other chemicals.