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Aviation Safety Manager

An Aviation industry Safety Manager is responsible for the administration of the company Safety Management System (SMS) program and acts as the Chairman of the Safety Committee.

This position monitors safety issues, provides safety education, investigates incidents and accidents, acts as a resident expert on safety matters, helps to develop loss control standards, and makes recommendations to improve safety in the workplace.

They are responsible for the Safety Management System (SMS) program and for overall safety at aviation facilities. They ensure that safety program elements are carried out. They review all hazards, receive all safety forms, feedback or reports, and evaluate these with management. They make recommendations to correct or prevent identified safety issues. They implement corrective or preventative action as needed or required.