We at Barrier Companies
are thrilled to announce the acquisition of PREVENT
, a fire and life safety services company that offers complementary services in healthcare settings throughout California, Texas, and Arizona. PREVENT will operate under its own brand alongside the Barrier Companies entities and will be led by Jodi Clem, who continues as President. PREVENT founder/owner Dennis Cohan, will transition into a Barrier Companies board membership role by the end of 2021.
Founded in 1987 and headquartered in Livermore, California, PREVENT specializes in fire barrier management and fire code compliance
within healthcare environments. They are a leading, single-source specialist and address the full life cycle from new build through ongoing inspections, compliance, and maintenance. In 1999, PREVENT developed The Solution™ line of mobile HEPA containment units
, which prevent the spread of dust and harmful particles from entering occupied spaces during construction or maintenance work above the ceiling.