• Healthcare – Water Management Services

    In response to a June 2, 2017 memorandum released by the Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS), Medicare-certified healthcare facilities must create a water management program to reduce risks associated with Legionella and other waterborne pathogens in their building water systems. (See our summary of this CMS memorandum here.) […]

  • Coatings and Corrosion Control

    To maintain the highest levels of safety, quality and compliance when it comes to coatings, linings and corrosion control, you need a dedicated partner with years of proven experience in the industrial hygiene and environmental health and safety fields. Founded in 1986, Forensic Analytical Consulting Services (FACS) provides environmental health and safety services to clients […]

  • Healthy Building Program

    Forensic Analytical Consulting Services, Inc., (FACS) has a long history of working with general contractors, residential builders, and specialty contractors on thousands of projects over the past 30 years. Our services have been tailored to support contractors during pre-construction planning, at active construction sites, and by providing post-construction verification of site conditions. In short, we […]

  • Wildfires – Smoke Impact Evaluations

    Massive wildfires recently devastated several cities throughout the west coast. These wildfires caused millions of dollars in damage, neighborhood displacement, and emotional distress for property owners and occupants. In the wake of this destruction, there is increasing concern regarding potential impacts of wildfire soot and other smoke-related particulates which may deposit on property exteriors and […]

  • Emergency Response

    From floods to wildfires to virus outbreaks and beyond, environmental disasters can strike at any time. It is crucial to have a professional response team identified and ready to support your organization. At Forensic Analytical Consulting Services (FACS), our 30+ years of experience in providing emergency response solutions allows us to quickly respond to environmental […]

  • Healthcare – Bundled Environmental Monitoring And Testing Services

    FACS’ customized healthcare audit systems maximize obtained data, help improve staff and patient safety, improve regulatory compliance, and minimize project costs. FACS understands the impact that indoor pathogens can have on staff and patients. We understand that corrective actions are needed quickly to mitigate risks while at the same time minimizing business interruption. FACS can […]

  • Respirator Fit Testing

    In work environments with insufficient oxygen or where toxic substances, like dust, fog, smoke, fumes, gases, vapors, or sprays, are present, employees are required to wear respirators. To ensure compliance with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) respirator standard, employers must establish and maintain an effective respiratory protection program in order to safeguard against […]

  • Expert Testimony

    FACS is a leader in providing knowledgeable and articulate expert witnesses for our clients. We bring cutting-edge expertise to our clients through our research and active participation with industrial hygiene organizations as well as the industry and community sectors we serve. Our values are firmly rooted in the integrity of science-based decision-making, ensuring our arguments […]

  • Stakeholder Communication

    Complex projects require constant communication between all of the involved parties. FACS employees are well-versed in identifying and communicating key issues to other members of the team. The owner, outside counsel, risk management, architect, general contractor and sub-contractors, department heads, tenants, and employees all have a stake in the success of a project. This communication […]

  • FASB-FIN 47 (Financial Accounting Standards Board)

    FACS can help you get your arms around the future cost carrying environmental liabilities on your books and to help determine the fair value of an Asset Retirement Obligation (ARO). FACS has developed a comprehensive compliance program to identify environmental impairments, assign associated fair value costs to remedy the impairment, amortize the cost through the […]