TITLE

AVIATION SAFETY

PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
GAO Reports;9/12/2012, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the findings of the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) regarding the implementation of Safety Management Systems (SMS) by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The implementation of SMS is required for FAA and several of its business lines and it is taking steps to require industry implementation. GAO suggests that FAA develop systems to track SMS implementation, evaluate employee performance, and assess whether SMS meets its goals and objectives.
ACCESSION #
80162953

 

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