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Define the purpose of the Naval Aviation Safety Program.
Their primary objective is to preserve human and material resources
Explain the safety responsibilities of the Commanding Officer.
The CO will require that persons are instructed and drilled in all safety precautions and procedures, that they are complied with, and that applicable safety precautions are posted. In instances where safety precautions have not been issued, the CO will issue or augment such safety precautions as deemed necessary.
Explain the safety responsibilities of the Aviation Safety Officer.
The Aviation Safety Officer is the principle advisor to the CO on all aviation safety matters. He/she will advise and assist the CO in the establishment and management of a Command Aviation Safety Program, maintain appropriate aviation safety records and mishap statistics. He/she will coordinate safety matters among the organization staff.
Explain the safety responsibilities of the Ground Safety Officer.
The Ground Safety Officer is the principle advisor to the CO on all ground safety matters. He/she will advise and assist the CO in the establishment and management of a Command Ground Safety Program, maintain appropriate ground safety records and mishap statistics. Additionally, he/she will coordinate safety matters among the organization staff.
Explain the safety responsibilities of the Department Head.
The Department Head coordinates the department's safety program with the unit's Safety Officer and supervise the Department's Division Safety Officer. They ensure that all safety precautions are strictly observed by all persons within the department and all others concerned. He/she will ensure that safety precautions are kept posted and personnel are frequently and thoroughly instructed and drilled.
Explain the safety responsibilities of the Divo.
The Division Officer will ensure that personnel comply with all safety instructions. He/she will prepare and submit for publication additional safety instructions deemed necessary for Command safety.
Explain the safety responsibilities of the Safety Petty Officer.
The Safety PO will ensure that personnel are instructed in all safety matters and are familiar in safety instructions. He/she will be a central point for all safety related matters or concerns within a work center.
Explain the safety responsibilities of all hands.
All personnel will familiarize themselves with safety regulations and instructions applicable to themselves and their assigned duties. They will comply with established safety standards, and report hazards and mishaps in accordance with their Command Safety Program and OPNAVINST 3750.6.
Explain the functions of the Safety Council/Enlisted Safety Committee.
A Safety Council is formed to set goals, manage assets, and review safety related recommendations.
Discuss how human error contributes to avation mishaps.
Human error causes an alarmingly high number of mishaps. It includes those personnel who may have maintained or repaired equipment or even the worker at the factory where a part was manufactured. Human error involves both physical and mental factors including ergonomics (design of the workplace), physical strength of the individual, physical stress, and mental factors including the person's attitude, behavorial factors, etc.
Discuss how maintnance and support factors contributes to avation mishaps.
Maintenance and support factors include improper maintenance, inproper priority assignments on work requests, or lack of proper quality assurance.
Discuss how administrative and supervisory factors contribute to avaiton mishaps.
Reviewing whether regulations and their enforcement by all levels in the chain of command could have contributed to the mishap is essential during a mishap investigation. Mishaps can result from an improper level of supervision or a failure to require personnel to meet personnel qualification standards. They can result from a lack of formal and informal training.
Discuss how material failures or malfuncions contributes to avaiton mishaps.
Consider all material failures and malfunctions thoroughly, whether the failures or malfunctions occurred because of faulty design, defective manufacture, or repair. Most mishaps blamed on material failure may really involve maintenance factors or human error.
Discuss how environmental factors contribute to avation mishaps.
Consider all material failures and malfunctions thoroughly, whether the failures or malfunctions occurred because of faulty design, defective manufacture, or repair. Most mishaps blamed on material failure may really involve maintenance factors or human error.
What is a Class A mishap?
Damage is $1,000,000 or more; or an injury or occupational illness results in a fatality or permanent total disability.
What is a Class B mishap?
Damage between $200,000 and $1,000,000 or an injury or occupational illness results in permanent partial disability; or three or more personnel are inpatient hospitalized.
What is a Class C mishap?
Damage between $20,000 and $200,000. A non-fatal injury that causes any loss of time beyond the day or shift on which it occurred; or a non-fatal illness or disease that causes loss of time from work or disabilty at any time (lost time case).
State the objective of the Aviation Gas-Free Engineering Program.
The objective of the AVGFE Program is to ensure a safe environment is maintained when working on aeronautical equipment fuel systems.
Explain the hazards associated with Radio Frequency (RF) energy.
Radio frequency energy can generate electrical currents and/or voltage large enough to cause life-threatening electric shock, burns, biological changes, and cataracts. Premature or unwanted activation of electro-explosive devices (EED) in ordnance, can cause sparks and arcs which may ignite flammable materials.
State the purpose of the Laser Safety Hazard Control Program.
The program is to design a series of safety factors established when using lasers.
State the purpose of a safety stand down.
Safety stand downs are used to devote time to safety training, awareness, and enhancement of the command safety climate.
Discuss the concept of Operational Risk Management (ORM).
Operational Risk Management is a systematic, decision-making process used to identify and manage hazards that endanger naval resources.
What are the five steps of ORM?
1. Identify Hazards
2. Assess Hazards
3. Make risk decisions
4. Implement Controlls
5. Supervise