New acquisition combined with national footprint strengthens KPA’s role as a leader in EHS Risk Management
LAFAYETTE, Colo.—April 17, 2018—KPA Services, LLC, a leader in Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Risk Management, announced today the acquisition of Environmental Risk Management & Safety, Inc. (ERS). The acquisition closed on March 29, 2018.
Through the merging of two strong client bases and expanding its EHS solutions, this transaction strengthens KPA’s position as the leading provider of EHS Risk Management services to the automotive market.
KPA is a leader in cloud-based EHS Risk Management Solutions and closed-loop on-site audit services that proactively mitigate potential accidents and the costly ramifications of non-compliance with state and federal EHS regulations. In addition to EHS, KPA’s comprehensive automotive solution covers operational workflow as well as regulatory risks associated with Finance and Insurance (F&I) and Human Capital Management (HCM). The company focuses on mid-market companies in automotive, manufacturing, distribution and logistics, and insurance.
ERS provides EHS compliance solutions to clients in multiple industries throughout the nation, with concentration in the Southern United States. Their current services are highly complementary to KPA and reinforce KPA’s dominance in the collision and auto dealer EHS markets.
“This acquisition not only accelerates KPA’s strategy to deepen our showroom to shop compliance expertise in in the automotive market; it enhances our efforts in adjacent target markets,” said Vane Clayton, CEO of KPA.
About KPA Services, LLC
Since 1986, KPA has been a market leader in cloud-based EHS risk management solutions for the automotive, collision repair, manufacturing, insurance, and distribution and logistics industries. KPA’s innovative platform combined with interactive training and on-site audit/loss control services delivers a comprehensive solution that helps 8,000+ client locations achieve regulatory compliance; control risk; protect assets; and effectively train, retain, and manage people. For more information, go to www.kpaonline.com or call 866.356.1735.
About Environmental Risk Management & Safety, Inc. (ERS)
The ERS mission is to assist businesses in obtaining and maintaining compliance with State and Federal regulations. We accomplish this through a process of consulting, auditing, and educational training. For more information, go to www.ers-usa.com.