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Steps to Create an Emergency Response Plan in Aviation SMS [With Free Checklists]

Posted by Tyler Britton on Jun 20, 2018 4:00:00 AM

What Is an Emergency Response Plan

An emergency response plan is a manual that companies use to address many different types of emergency situations.

The manuals include:

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Topics: 1-Safety Policy

Top 5 KPIs in Aviation Safety - Free KPI Resources

Posted by Tyler Britton on Jun 18, 2018 5:48:00 AM

What are the Top 5 KPIs in Aviation Safety

We recently analyzed the key performance indicators (KPIs) of hundreds of aviation service providers around the globe, and used our data to assess what the most common KPI concerns are for the aviation industry.

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Topics: Key Performance Indicators

How to Complete Phase 4 of Aviation SMS Implementation [With Free Checklist]

Posted by Tyler Britton on Jun 13, 2018 4:22:00 AM

What Is Phase 4 Of Aviation SMS Implementation

Phase 4 of SMS implementation is all about following through on designing your SMS, and moving forward with actually using the created resources and monitoring your SMS. For example, in Phase 3 of SMS implementation you are required to create KPIs, and in Phase 4 you are required to monitor them.

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Topics: Aviation SMS Implementation

How to Complete Phase 3 of Aviation SMS Implementation [With Free Resources]

Posted by Tyler Britton on Jun 11, 2018 3:00:00 PM

What Is Phase 3 Of Aviation SMS Implementation

Phase 3 of Aviation SMS implementation is largely about implementing your Safety Risk Management process. Your SRM process is where you document and design your safety management system. Designing your SMS is a two-step process:

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Topics: Aviation SMS Implementation, 2-Safety Risk Management

What the SMS Human Factor Complacency Looks Like (With Free Newsletter Resource)

Posted by Tyler Britton on Jun 6, 2018 4:07:00 AM

What Is the Human Factor Complacency (Two Types of Complacency)

Human Factor Complacency is one of the most important Human Factors in aviation safety that you need to be aware of.

Complacency can happen with you are feeling satisfied with your level of safety, and it can happen when you are apathetic to your own safety level.

Complacency is the cause of countless safety incidents because of things like:

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Topics: Human Factors

Why Is Your Aviation Risk Management Program Dying

Posted by Tyler Britton on Jun 4, 2018 4:57:00 AM

What is a Dying Aviation Risk Management Program

Aviation safety risk management programs are on a spectrum of regression, stagnation, or improvement. What condition is your SMS?

Is your aviation risk management program dying? The truth is that it can be hard to know the current status of your SMS.

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Topics: 4-Safety Promotion

Best Practices for Designing Your SMS for Aviation Service Providers

Posted by Tyler Britton on May 30, 2018 4:58:00 AM

What is SMS Design

In aviation safety, SMS design is the framework upon which operations run safely.

SMS design is encapsulated in the Safety Risk Management pillar of the 4 Pillars of SMS. Implementing the design of your SMS will be the first major accomplishment of your safety program.

Following the SRM process, your design has five stages for design:

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Topics: 1-Safety Policy

What is Plan Do Check Act (PDCA) in SMS

Posted by Tyler Britton on May 28, 2018 4:34:00 AM

What is Plan Do Check Act (PDCA)

Plan Do Check Act (PDCA) is a very simple, but remarkable process for driving improvement in the design of your aviation SMS.

Here are the main points of PDCA:

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Topics: 2-Safety Risk Management

How to Complete Phase 2 of Aviation SMS Implementation [With Free Checklist]

Posted by Tyler Britton on May 23, 2018 4:02:00 AM

What Is Phase 2 Of Aviation SMS Implementation?

 Phase 2 of SMS Implementation is largely dedicated to document foundational, core, elements of your safety management system.

The result of implementing Phase 2 is an SMS Safety Policy that all employees can reference to understand:

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Topics: Aviation SMS Implementation

 How to Complete Phase 1 of Aviation SMS Implementation [With Free Checklist]

Posted by Tyler Britton on May 21, 2018 4:03:00 AM

What Is Phase 1 Of Aviation SMS Implementation

Phase 1 of Aviation SMS implementation involves activities that lay the ground work you will need to begin implementing other parts of your SMS, such as critical processes and policy.

Phase 1 of aviation SMS has the goal to answer like:

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Topics: Aviation SMS Implementation

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