Environmental Services

YOUNG & Associates Environmental Services division provides a host of expert offerings for the assessment of indoor environmental issues involving mold, microbial contamination, environmental air quality and water remediation. YA is an approved continuing education provider by numerous state insurance commissioners and offers continuing education courses, seminars, and training to clients around the country. With over 75 IICRC WRT, ASD and FSRT-certified consultants, we are uniquely positioned to respond to indoor environmental events anywhere in the United States.

The YOUNG & Associates Environmental Difference

  • Expertise:
    Based on scientific analysis and industry-recognized standards
  • Integrity:
    Scope and estimates utilizing transparency and professionalism
  • Training:
    Nationwide staff of IICRC* trained independent consultants
  • Simplicity:
    One stop for all environmental & building consulting services

* Institute of Inspection Cleaning Restoration Certification


Successful resolution of contaminated indoor environments begins with knowledge of cleaning and restoration standards, building materials and the microbial processes that affect these materials. Through collaborative evaluation of restoration scope, building assemblies, processes and equipment, and use of ANSI/IICRC standards, many complex types of damages can be jointly resolved. Utilizing science and testing, YA is able to evaluate the most efficient methods of remediation, thereby assisting in moving indoor environmental claims expeditiously toward settlement.


With a nationwide staff of highly trained consultants, YA is able to perform timely assessments and provide preliminary evaluations, restoration scopes, and estimates
within days. As independent consultants, our evaluations are based on science and industry-recognized standards such as ANSI/IICRC, which result in less dispute. We utilize an open book pricing philosophy, which reduces questions regarding labor rates and material costs.
Dr. Dan

Daniel Bernazzani, PhD
Senior Vice President

Dr. Daniel Bernazzani, Ph.D. in Environmental Studies, is Senior Vice President in charge of YA’s Environmental Services Division, practicing in the indoor environmental industry for over 30 years. In addition to being a prolific author on restoration topics, as well as a contributing author to the IICRC standards, he has given presentations around the world on the standards and science involved in remediation of mold, fire, and water damage. Dr. Bernazzani’s expertise includes microbial testing and assessment, remedial design and oversight, microbial litigation, and microbial cause and origin.

E: dbernazzani@YOUNGonline.com | P: 775.800.6585


Steve Bouzan

Steve Bouzan joined YOUNG & Associates in 2019. Steve has been an environmental professional since 1999. He has an extensive background in disaster restoration, having both managed and consulted on many large and complex losses. As an OSHA authorized instructor, he has taught numerous safety courses, as well as classes on water damage, fire restoration, mold remediation, and bio hazard clean ups.

E: steve.bouzan@YOUNGonline.com | P: 617.778.4734