On the web: May/June 2008
May 27, 2008 By Helicopters staff
on the web
• IHST Toolkit
Compiled by the Joint Helicopter Safety Implementation team (JHSIT), the SMS toolkit is a comprehensive tool designed to assist operators in implementing their SMS policies. Visit the IHST website, www.ihst.org , and click on Safety Management Systems in the main menu to download the SMS Toolkit
Baldwin Aviation Safety & Compliance, headquartered in Hilton Head, South Carolina, has begun offering a specially designed Safety Management System, RotorSMS, to helicopter operators. Visit www.BaldwinAviation.com for more information.
HEPAC submits SMS – Industry Self Management
proposal to Transport Canada
The Helicopter Engineers and Pilots Association, Canada (HEPAC) has submitted a proposal to Transport Canada for the implementation and auditing of the Safety Management System (SMS) within the Canadian helicopter industry.