AVIATION SAFETY: A BALANCED INDUSTRY APPROACH, first edition provides an innovative approach to the presentation of contemporary aviation safety detailing a number of pertinent subject matter areas. This book is designed to enhance the pedagogy of aviation safety by presenting topics and information that are derived from and directly applicable to various aspects of the aviation industry. Featuring issues on contemporary aviation safety, flight safety programs, regulatory organizations, ground operations safety, gap analysis, ethics, and safety management systems, the book provides a theoretical background to safety issues, all while making a significant connection to how the information can be directly applied to the aviation industry.
Table of Contents
1. Beyond Compliance: The Ethics of Safety.
2. Regulatory Oversight and Compliance.
3. Risk Management.
4. Introduction to Safety Management Systems (SMS).
5. Elements of Effective Safety Programs.
6. Introduction to Human Factors.
7. Ground Safety.
8. Flight Safety Programs
9. Airport Safety.
10. Emergency Response
11. Health and Wellness.