12 Dec 2018 20:31

AUTHOR MarionV

Research on shift work and work psychology showed, that fatigue is not only a an acute threat to pilot performance and aviation safety. Fatigue can also impair mental and physical health in the medium and long term. We know very little, why and how that happens with airline pilots, which...
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09 Dec 2018 13:25

AUTHOR ConKy

Practical analysis of the causal factors influencing resistance to speak up may lead to understanding and implementation of techniques that can reduce the frequency of events that occur. Complicated procedures with uncertainties and ambiguities during time critical operating environments are som...
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29 Nov 2018 03:00

AUTHOR Dr_Crystal

Five aviation service providers participated in a study aiming to identify factors that impact the implementation of a safety management system and the safety performance of the organization. Safety managers were interviewed and their comments analyzed using grounded theory approach. Hinde...
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29 Oct 2018 10:04

AUTHOR Ncambris

Solving problems effectively is part of being an effective organization. The individuals and groups that tackle problems in organizations today sometimes inadvertently focus on the people or departments involved rather than the specific causes of the problem. This creates an organizational...
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23 Oct 2018 09:19

AUTHOR HarisLy12

When assessing the safety culture of any organisation, two questions must be first answered.The first one concerns the person(s) to be involved in the assessment. There will be a difference on the results, if the assessor is a member of the safety team or if the assessor is an authority personne...
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09 Oct 2018 14:06

AUTHOR AmAFlys

The concept of SMS has been around for almost 2 decades now and has become a regulation within aviation industry for the last few years. However, the concept of SMS is predominantly oriented towards the formal policy of the organization. Safety Culture on the other hand is oriented towards the i...
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09 Oct 2018 13:58

AUTHOR HarisLy12

The aviation industry is a pioneer in safety. It has achieved envious results compared to other modes of transportation being statistically the safest mean. Yet the industry mandates through regulation (SMS requirements) the need to achieve even better! One of the methods and the backbone of...
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08 Oct 2018 09:07

AUTHOR Aviation Safety

Welcome to the blog section of Aviation Safety PlatformThis section is open for everyone.Everybody is invited to express their thoughts or provide extra knowledge. You can write about any subject or issue as long as it is related to Safety.We don't like unnecessary rules. As such each person is free...
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