SERA customer impresses big mining company with their SMS
SERA Management System / November 29th, 2016 8:49 pm

In today's heavily regulated and safety conscious business environment, audits from organisations we want to do business with are common place. Without adequate preparation these audits can be a harrowing experience, and a poor result can spell the end of a lucrative contract. The key to a smooth audit process is to have all the evidence on hand to prove a robust, well implemented safety management system.
There are two things an auditor will look for to determine the maturity of your SMS; the system framework, and your organisation's safety culture, which is a measure of SMS implementation. The  system framework consists of manuals, policies and procedures required to meet regulatory guidelines as well as international standards. Any organisation that has gone through certification of their management system will have a well developed framework, which is usually phase one of the certification program. During my auditing career the most common misconception I came across was that...

New blog page
SERA Management System / November 29th, 2016 7:18 pm
Announcing a new blog page for Aviation Safety Management. This is the go to place for news and information about the SERA Management System, and all things safety.