Director of Environmental Safety & Health
Azza Carmona is a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) and Certified Safety Professional (CSP) with over 20 years of experience in the environmental, health and safety fields. Holding dual certification indicates breadth in safety, health and environmental practice. Prior to A-Tech, she was employed by a national workers compensation carrier for 12 years. During that time, she led a team of health and safety professionals providing evidence-based consulting focused on reducing workers compensation costs. She also occupied the role of Corporate Industrial Hygienist and provided technical support for all of California’s health and safety field staff in the areas of ergonomics, noise and industrial hygiene. She was instrumental in creating corporate guidelines for noise surveys.
Prior to working in the insurance industry, Azza occupied various roles at a Fortune 500 company, including in safety, personnel, industrial hygiene and labor relations. As a safety professional, she implemented safety programs for more than 20,000 employees and co-authored corporate safety programs. As Plant Personnel Director she managed employee’s disability and workers’ compensation cases, labor relations, personnel and security.
Azza has extensive experience improving occupational health and safety for small and large businesses in a variety of industries such as manufacturing, retail, warehousing, grocery chains, financial institutions and hospitality. She is passionate about using her strong inter-personal, analytical and execution skills in addition to technical knowledge to help prevent injuries and illnesses.
Azza Carmona’s expertise includes the following areas:
- Industrial Hygiene
- Noise Surveys
- Office & Industrial Ergonomics
- Safety Program Development and Implementation
- Job Safety Analysis
- Safety Culture Assessment
- Supervisor and Management Accountability
M.S. Industrial Health – University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
M.P.H. Environmental Management & Policy – University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
B.S. Biology, Concentration in Ecology & Environmental Biology – University of California, Irvine
Certificates and Registrations
CSP – Certified Safety Professional License 31473
CIH – Certified Industrial Hygienist License 10676 CP
ARM – Associate in Risk Management
- Environmental Information Association (EIA)
- Southern California Chapter of the American Industrial Hygiene Association (SCAIHA)
- California Society for Healthcare Engineering, Inc. (CSHE)
- The American Society for Safety Engineers (ASSE)