Karen Jawich, PMP

Safety and Risk Management Consultant

Ms. Jawich is a Chemical and HSE Engineer with experience working risk assessment, environmental safety, and auditing and certification projects. She is focused on pressure relief and flare system design and analysis for large chemical and petrochemical companies in Europe and the Middle East. Ms. Jawich performs emergency relief system (ERS) evaluations for large petrochemical and chemical facilities. She is knowledgeable in OSHA PSM Standards and RBPS, emergency relief codes and standards, and in isometric and drawing interpretations.

Project Sampling

Participated in conducting process safety management (PSM) audits to ensure compliance with OSHA 1910.119 regulations.

Experience in the use of Process Safety Office® ioAuditorTM and PHAGlobal®. 

Participated in PHA’s using various hazard identification techniques such as HAZOP studies, What-if, and checklist analysis.

Conducted an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for industrial site.

Developed policies and procedures: HSE policy, emergency respond procedure, PPE procedure, hazard identification procedure.

Conducted an environmental, economic and social impact assessment.


Certification from Bureau Veritas on EMS and OH&SMS

Project Management Professional (PMP®)

Functional Safety Practitioner (FSP), EXIDA

University of Technology of Compiegne
M.S. Quality Management

University of Compiegne
B.E. Engineering and Chemical Engineering

University of Saint Joseph
B.S. Chemistry