What Does Data Within an Airline SMS Reveal and How Can You Use it to Prevent Accidents?
Safety Management Systems (SMS) play a pivotal role in ensuring the safety of aviation operations. Within the framework of SMS, data takes center stage as a valuable asset for understanding safety trends, identifying potential hazards, and implementing preventive measures. In this interview, we spoke with Jim Gautrey, a long-time aviation operator and subject matter expert in SMS, with experience across the ecosystem, from business jet operators, airports and airlines, and as a key consultant. He is a nominated safety person with several organizations, and a key member of the Centrik team.