Rob Klein, MS, CIH

Rob Klein, MS, CIH

Coastal Safety, LLC
Clinton, CT 06413
Office: 203-804-6039

Rob Klein, MS, CIH, is the principal of Coastal Safety, LLC, an environmental health and safety consultancy. He is a seasoned EHS professional and Certified Industrial Hygienist with more than 35 years of experience. He has conducted and published numerous studies on applied health and safety, and is a frequent presenter at national and international conferences. Rob is also a Lecturer in Occupational and Environmental Medicine at the Yale University School of Medicine. You can also connect with him at or on LinkedIn at:

Areas of Expertise
  • Chemicals
  • Environmental Toxicology
  • Hazardous Materials
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Industrial Hygiene & Mold
  • Machine Guarding
  • Occupational Medicine
  • Safety
  • Safety Engineering

Expert Background
Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) Comprehensive Practice
Master of Science (MS), Occupational and Environmental Health, City University of New York
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: American Board of Industrial Hygiene (ABIH)
American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH)
American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA)
American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP)
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: - Lecturer, Yale University School of Medicine, Occupational and Environmental Medicine Program
- Regular speaker at national and international EHS conferences
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Environmental health and safety
Occupational health and safety
Safety product liability
Exposure assessment
Indoor air quality
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: 50%
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: 50%
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: Technical consultation, safety and health assessments, applied research, exposure monitoring and testing, field surveys and inspections, site visits and walk-through surveys, teaching and training, data analysis, personal protective equipment selection and use, accident investigations


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