This book deals with safety measures to be taken to work on an aircraft or other aircraft related equipment. In addition to this, it is important to refer the manufacturer’s manuals, follow the company regulations and adhere to the guidelines produced by CAA or other national authorities.
Aircraft systems and their maintenance procedures are getting more complex with the rapid change in technology. With the understanding of possible dangers, cautious thought is required in order to read, comprehend, implement and strict adherence of maintenance procedures. By doing so, a high level of safety can be achieved in as laid down by the CAA, national safety organizations and the manufacturing company.
Your organisation should have an up-to-date safety policy that covers the aspects including the person in-charge of safety matters, with their roles and responsibilities; and distinct safety procedures for specific events such as fire accidents, security breaches, chemical spillages, physical injuries, etc. A detailed report has to be made out in the event of any such accidents and the concerned supervisor should ensure that all the precautionary measures are being carried out.
As far as aircraft industry is concerned, the safe working atmosphere is a function of aircraft design, maintenance environment, the individual’s awareness and ability, the organization’s commitment to the laws and CAA requirements.