DISA increases its capacity, expertise, and scope of services with strategic acquisitions driven by the purpose of assisting clients in making the most informed decisions.
DISA Global Solutions announces that the assets and business of Forward Edge, Inc. have been acquired effective October 1, 2017. Forward Edge is a Third-Party Administrator (TPA) headquartered in Pasadena, TX with additional service center offices located in Borger, TX and Katy, TX. For over 25 years they have provided high quality, personalized service to their clients including drug and alcohol testing, background investigations, transportation compliance, and training.
DISA Toxicology, a DISA subsidiary effective October 1, 2017, has also acquired the assets and business of One Source Toxicology Laboratory, Inc. (OST). Since 1999, OST has delivered quality toxicology laboratory services with rapid and defensible results through its SAMHSA-certified laboratory.
Forward Edge and OST owner, Romeo Laurel stated, “For years we have known DISA as a well-respected and formidable competitor of ours, particularly in the Gulf Coast region. I am very familiar with their executive team as well as their business model and truly believe they are the right fit for our employees and valued clients.”
DISA’s CEO, John Peterson stated, “With the addition of the experienced personnel and subject matter experts from Forward Edge and OST, the DISA team gains further strength in our ability to design and provide comprehensive programs that empower clients to make the most informed decisions, safeguard their organizations, and mitigate risks. Together, we will continue to work towards our guiding principles of providing exceptional customer service, accurate and reliable information, and building strong partnerships with our clients. We look forward to working with the expanded DISA team and are committed to serving all customers at the highest level.“
About DISA Global Solutions
Founded in 1986, DISA is the industry-leading provider of employee screening and compliance services. Headquartered in Houston, with more than 35 offices throughout the U.S. and Canada, DISA’s comprehensive scope of services includes drug and alcohol testing, background screening, occupational health, and transportation compliance. DISA assists employers in making informed staffing decisions while building a culture of safety in their workplace.