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SafeBridge Consultants Announces New Leadership Appointments

January 09, 2017
SafeBridge Consultants, a Trinity Consultants company and premier occupational health and safety consulting firm to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and fine chemical industry, announced today that Allan Ader, PhD, DABT and Robert Sussman, PhD, DABT have been appointed as Managing Directors of the firm. Drs. Ader and Sussman succeed John Farris, founding President and CEO, following his retirement. Dr. Allan Ader has over 25 years’ experience in toxicology, ri...

Northeast Industrial Hygiene Conference: Risk Assessment and Control of Antibody-Drug Conjugates

December 02, 2016
On Friday December 2, 2016, Robert Sussman, Ph.D., DABT and Charlyn Reihman MPH, CIH, presented “Risk Assessment and Control of Antibody-Drug Conjugates” at the Northeast Industrial Hygiene Conference in Princeton, New Jersey.Antibody Drug Conjugates (ADCs) represent a promising technology platform for the treatment of various cancers and other diseases. At the same time, they create challenges in the area of toxicology evaluation and hazard ass...

SafeBridge Announces TWO New Courses

April 14, 2017
SafeBridge Consultants: Industrial Hygiene in the Pharmaceutical Industry    July 11-12, 2017, Oakbrook Terrace, IL   SafeBridge has developed a new 1.5 day course to provide health and safety professionals from a range of disciplines with the tools necessary to conduct, implement and manage an industrial hygiene program in the research, development and manufacture of active pharmaceut...

Hiring Industrial Hygienist – Apply Today!

August 17, 2016
Join our high performing team of experienced consultants serving the occupational and environmental health and product safety needs of pharmaceutical, chemical and biotechnology companies across the country and internationally. With offices located in Mountain View, CA, New York, NY and Liverpool, UK, SafeBridge has provided the "Potent Compound Safety Triangle" of services in industrial hygiene, occupational toxicology, and industrial hygiene analytical services to over 700...

Online Access to Industrial Hygiene Analytical Services

March 23, 2016
SafeBridge Consultants, Inc., (SafeBridge) the premier resource to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry in potent compound safety and product safety support, announces the online availability of air and surface sample analysis capability for over 170 pharmaceutical active ingredients and related compounds from our Mountain View, California laboratory. Our American Industrial Hygiene Association - Laboratory Accreditation Program (AIHA-LAP) accredited laboratory...

Leadership Transition at SafeBridge Consultants

October 15, 2015
Effective October 16, 2015, founding President and CEO, John Farris, will step down from his leadership role in the company in order to pursue the next phase of his life and career. John will continue to be associated with the firm in a limited role as a consultant on business strategy and client crisis management projects where his skills and experience can assist the team. Paul Greywall, PE, Director at Trinity Consultants, parent company of SafeBridge, will t...

SafeBridge Potent Compound Safety Certification Program Update

July 22, 2015
SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. (SafeBridge) has issued an updated status of their ground-breaking program to assist pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies in identifying contract manufacturing organizations qualified in the safe handling of potent active pharmaceutical ingredients ("APIs") and drug products. The SafeBridge Potent Compound Safety Certification program allows drug innovators to have an independent assessment of the manufacturing company's capabilitie...

SABRE Health & Safety, LLC Merges with SafeBridge® Consultants, Inc.

September 29, 2014
SAFEBRIDGE® CONSULTANTS, INC. ("SafeBridge"), headquartered in Mountain View, California, announced that SABRE Health & Safety, LLC ("SABRE") in Easton, Pennsylvania has joined SafeBridge as of September 29, 2014. SABRE is a full service health and safety consulting firm founded by Brent Altemose, Ph.D., CIH, CSP. SABRE brings a breadth of experience in occupational health & safety in a wide variety of industries, and the firm is known for its unique ability to...

SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. Announces “Potent Compound Safety Certification” Approval of Corden Pharma Colorado API Manufacturing Location

January 20, 2014
SAFEBRIDGE® CONSULTANTS, INC. (SafeBridge) headquartered in Mountain View, California, has announced that Corden Pharma Colorado in Boulder, Colorado has met the criteria established under the SafeBridge program for "Potent Compound Safety Certification" and has been deemed competent and proficient in the safe handling of potent active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and compounds of unknown toxicity and potency. The SafeBridge Potent Compound Safety Certification ...

SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. Announces Availability of Computational Predictive Toxicology Capabilities

January 07, 2014
SAFEBRIDGE® CONSULTANTS, INC. ("SafeBridge"), a division of Trinity Consultants, Inc., Dallas, TX, with offices in Mountain View, CA, New York, NY, and Liverpool, UK, announces the availability of computational predictive toxicology services to the biopharmaceutical and chemical industry. With increasing numbers of potential chemical impurities in drugs, foods, cosmetics and consumer products, computational tools have become an integral part of safety assessment and ...

SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. (including its subsidiary SafeBridge Europe, Ltd.) has agreed to merge with Trinity Consultants, Inc. of Dallas, Texas

December 17, 2012
SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. (including its subsidiary SafeBridge Europe, Ltd.) has agreed to merge with Trinity Consultants, Inc. of Dallas, Texas. Read the press release....

SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. Announces “Potent Compound Safety Certification” Approval for Baxter Oncology GmbH Facilities in Halle and Bielefeld, Germany

June 12, 2012
SAFEBRIDGE® CONSULTANTS, INC. ("SafeBridge"), headquartered in Mountain View, California, has announced that Baxter Oncology GmbH ("Baxter Oncology") in Westfalen, Germany has met the criteria established under the SafeBridge program for "Potent Compound Safety Certification" at their sterile fill/finish facility in Halle and at their API manufacturing facility in Bielefled. Both facilities have been deemed competent and proficient in the safe handling of potent acti...

SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. Announces “Potent Compound Safety Certification” Approval for Excella GmbH API Plant Feucht, Germany

February 15, 2012
SAFEBRIDGE® CONSULTANTS, INC. (“SafeBridge”), headquartered in Mountain View, California, has announced that Excella GmbH ("Excella") in Feucht, Germany has met the criteria established under the SafeBridge program for "Potent Compound Safety Certification" and has been deemed competent and proficient in the safe handling of potent active pharmaceutical ingredients (“APIs”) at their chemical plant located in Feucht. Excella has previously achieved the SafeBridge Pote...

An In-Depth Interview with SafeBridge President and CEO, John Farris by SAFC Live

November 07, 2011
John Farris was recently interviewed for SAFC Live on the SafeBridge Certification process. "An In-Depth Interview with SafeBridge President and CEO, John Farris" SAFC’s Verona plant has just been awarded SafeBridge Certification. But what does this mean, and what does the process involve? SafeBridge President and Chief Executive, John Farris, tells all in the following interview with SAFC Live. Read the full article.  ...

SafeBridge Europe is Moving

August 17, 2011
SafeBridge Europe is moving “Due to our business growth and success over the past six years, SafeBridge Europe, Ltd. based in Liverpool, will be moving to a new location to accommodate our staff. This move provides SafeBridge Europe with additional space and convenience, plus a more modern facility. This move will not affect on-going projects and services to our clients.” Our new address is Liverpool Science Park, 131 Mount Pleasant, Liverpool L3 5TF, Tel 44 (0) 151 294 3174....

SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. Announces Development of Analysis for Lactose and Mannitol for Containment Performance Verification Studies

May 11, 2011
SAFEBRIDGE® CONSULTANTS, INC. (“SafeBridge”), headquartered in Mountain View, California, has announced today that its industrial hygiene (“IH” )analytical laboratory has recently validated an air sampling and analytical method for measurement of lactose and mannitol on filters. SafeBridge methods will detect 2 nanograms (ng) of lactose or 1 ng of mannitol per filter in air samples collected on appropriate media. Lactose and mannitol are used in the pharmaceutic...

SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. Announces “Potent Compound Safety Certification” Approval for Excella GmbH High Potency Oral Solid Dosage Form Facilities in Feucht, Germany

March 01, 2011
SAFEBRIDGE® CONSULTANTS, INC. (“SafeBridge”), headquartered in Mountain View, California, has announced that Excella GmbH ("Excella") in Feucht, Germany has met the criteria established under the SafeBridge program for "Potent Compound Safety Certification" and has been deemed competent and proficient in the safe handling of potent active pharmaceutical ingredients (“APIs”) and potent drug products. The SafeBridge Potent Compound Safety Certification of Excella appli...

Workshop on the Impact of REACH and CLP Regulations on Companies Exporting Chemicals to the EU presented in Partnership with H2 Compliance on December 7, 2010 in New Brunswick, NJ

November 01, 2010
Workshop on the Impact of REACH and CLP Regulations on Companies Exporting Chemicals to the EU presented in partnership with H2 Compliance on December 7, 2010 in New Brunswick, NJ Click here to read more about this workshop and to register. ...

‘Assessing Risk and Controlling Exposure to Potent Compounds During Pharmaceutical Packaging’ article by John Farris, Tablets & Capules May 8, 2010

May 28, 2010
‘Assessing Risk and Controlling Exposure to Potent Compounds During Pharmaceutical Packaging’ article by John Farris, Tablets & Capules May 8, 2010. Read the full article....

Regulatory Services to Support CLP Regulations

April 23, 2010
Regulatory Compliance Services Classification, Labeling and Packaging (“CLP”) and Safety Data Sheet (“SDS”) Support for Pharmaceutical and Other Chemicals Regulatory Deadline Approaching for CLP Compliance The EU classification, labeling and packaging of substances and mixtures regulation (“EU CLP”) requires that: Substances must be classified and labeled in accordance with CLP by December 3, 2010. Manufa...

SafeBridge® Consultants, Inc. Announces Improved Sensitivity for the Analysis of Naproxen Sodium for Industrial Hygiene Containment Performance Verification and Surrogate Sampling Studies

February 10, 2010
SAFEBRIDGE® CONSULTANTS, INC. (“SafeBridge”), headquartered in Mountain View, California announced today that its industrial hygiene analytical laboratory has recently validated an industrial hygiene air sampling and analytical method with improved analytical sensitivity for measurement of naproxen sodium on filters. SafeBridge now has a validated method that will detect as low as 20 picograms per filter in an air sample collected on appropriate media. This limit of ...

SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. Announces “Potent Compound Safety Certification” Approval for AMRI High Potency API Facilities in Rensselaer, New York

January 20, 2010
SAFEBRIDGE® CONSULTANTS, INC. (“SafeBridge”), headquartered in Mountain View, California, has announced that AMRI's high potency research laboratories and GMP-manufacturing facilities in Rensselaer, New York have met the criteria established under the SafeBridge program for “Potent Compound Safety Certification” and have been deemed competent and proficient in the safe handling of potent active pharmaceutical ingredients (“APIs”). The SafeBridge Potent Compound Saf...

SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. Announces “Potent Compound Safety Certification” Approval of ScinoPharm Taiwan, Ltd.

November 19, 2009
SAFEBRIDGE® CONSULTANTS, INC. (“SafeBridge”), headquartered in Mountain View, California, has announced that ScinoPharm Taiwan Limited (”ScinoPharm”) in Tainan, Taiwan has met the criteria established under the SafeBridge program for “Potent Compound Safety Certification” and has been deemed competent and proficient in the safe handling of potent active pharmaceutical ingredients (“APIs”). The SafeBridge Potent Compound Safety Certification applies only to specific l...

Dr. Liz Vancza Joins SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. as an Associate Toxicologist

November 01, 2009
SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. employee announcement: Dr. Liz Vancza joins SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. as an Associate Toxicologist. Dr. Vancza recently successfully defended her Ph.D. thesis at New York University’s Institute for Environmental Medicine. She is located in the Eastern Operations office in New York City and will be supporting the development of toxicology work products including OHCs, MSDSs, as well as other risk assessments. She can be reached at 212-727-...

SafeBridge® Consultants, Inc. Announces “Potent Compound Safety Certification” Approval of Novasep – Le Mans (Seripharm), Inc.

September 18, 2009
SAFEBRIDGE® CONSULTANTS, INC. (“SafeBridge”), headquartered in Mountain View, California, has announced that Novasep – Le Mans (Seripharm) (”Novasep”) in Le Mans, France has met the criteria established under the SafeBridge program for “Potent Compound Safety Certification” and has been deemed competent and proficient in the safe handling of potent active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and potent drug products. The SafeBridge® Potent Compound Safety Certification ...

SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. Announces “Potent Compound Safety Certification” Approval of DSM Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Greenville, North Carolina, USA

August 03, 2009
SAFEBRIDGE CONSULTANTS, INC. (“SafeBridge”), headquartered in Mountain View, California, has announced that DSM PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. (“DSM”), in Greenville, North Carolina, USA has met the criteria established under the SafeBridge program for “Potent Compound Safety Certification” and has been deemed competent and proficient in the safe handling of potent active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and potent drug products. The SafeBridge® Potent Compound Safety Certif...

SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. Announces "Potent Compound Safety Certification" Approval of the SAFC, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA facility

July 08, 2009
SAFEBRIDGE CONSULTANTS, INC. (“SafeBridge”), headquartered in Mountain View, California, has announced that SAFC®(www.safcglobal.com), a member of the Sigma-Aldrich® group (NASDAQ: SIAL), headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, USA has met the criteria established under the SafeBridge program for "Potent Compound Safety Certification" and has been deemed competent and proficient in the safe handling of potent active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs). The SafeBridge® Po...

July-Aug: Pharmaceutical Outsourcing - Applying Health-Based Risk Assessments to Worker and Product Safety for Potent Pharmaceuticals in Contract Manufacturing Operations - Allan Ader, Tracy Kimmel, Robert Sussman

July 01, 2009
July-Aug: Pharmaceutical Outsourcing - Applying Health-Based Risk Assessments to Worker and Product Safety for Potent Pharmaceuticals in Contract Manufacturing Operations - Allan Ader, Tracy Kimmel, Robert Sussman. Read the full article....

SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. Announces “Potent Compound Safety Certification” Approval of Lonza AG, Visp, Switzerland

January 22, 2009
SAFEBRIDGE CONSULTANTS, INC. (“SafeBridge”), headquartered in Mountain View, California, has announced that LONZA AG, Visp, Switzerland (“Lonza”) has met the criteria established under the SafeBridge program for “Potent Compound Safety Certification” and has been deemed competent and proficient in the safe handling of potent active pharmaceutical ingredients. The SafeBridge® Potent Compound Safety Certification applies to the Lonza antibody drug conjugate (ADC) manuf...

SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. Announces “Potent Compound Safety Certification” Approval of Ferro Pfanstiehl Laboratories, Waukegan, Illinois, USA

January 21, 2009
SAFEBRIDGE CONSULTANTS, INC. (“SafeBridge”), headquartered in Mountain View, California, has announced that FERRO PFANSTIEHL LABORATORIES (“FPL”), in Waukegan, Illinois, USA has met the criteria established under the SafeBridge program for “Potent Compound Safety Certification” and has been deemed competent and proficient in the safe handling of potent active pharmaceutical ingredients. The SafeBridge® Potent Compound Safety Certification applies to the site’s active...

SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. Laboratory Accredited by American Industrial Hygiene Association for Pharmaceutical Sample Analysis

July 18, 2007
SafeBridge Consultants, Inc. (SafeBridge) is pleased to announce the accreditation of its Mountain View, California laboratory by the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) for industrial hygiene analysis of pharmaceutical substances. The SafeBridge Laboratory is accredited by AIHA in the Industrial Hygiene Accreditation program, for HPLC Fields of Testing as documented by the Scope of Accreditation Certificate. The AIHA acknowledges that SafeBridge has fulfille...

Chemistry Today - Important Elements in Evaluating Contract Manufacturing Organizations - Allan W. Ader, J. Justin Mason, and John P. Farris

April 01, 2007
Chemistry Today - Important Elements in Evaluating Contract Manufacturing Organizations - Allan W. Ader, J. Justin Mason, and John P. Farris. Read the full article....

John Farris and Robert Sussman Quoted in Pharmaceutical Technology Article on High Potency Manufacturing

September 01, 2006
John Farris and Robert Sussman Quoted in Pharmaceutical Technology Article on High Potency Manufacturing. Read the full article....

SafeBridge is Featured in the San Francisco Business Times

December 01, 2005
SafeBridge is featured in the San Francisco Business Times. Read the full interview....