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Aviation Risk Management

Bridging the gap between safety and operations in
Fire & Aviation

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Aviation Operational Risk Assessments

  • Aviation Risk Management Workbook (PDF) Updated sections for 2011 identified below. The workbook includes the cover, an introduction, matrix, operational flowchart, all risk assessments and blank forms - formatted to print landscape and double-sided
  • Cover (PDF)
  • Introduction, Risk Matrix and Operational Flow Chart (PDF) (Word) Revised 2011
  • Tab 1 - Aerial Supervision (PDF) (Excel) Revised 2011
  • Tab 2 - Heavy Airtankers (PDF) (Excel) Revised 2011
  • Tab 3 - Single Engine Airtankers (PDF) (Excel) Revised 2011
  • Tab 4 - Infrared Aircraft (PDF) (Excel) Completed 2008
  • Tab 5 - FHP Aerial Application (PDF) (Excel) Revised 2010
  • Tab 6 - FHP Aerial Photography (PDF) (Excel) Completed 2008
  • Tab 7 - FHP Aerial Detection Survey (PDF) (Excel) Revised 2011
  • Tab 8 - Helicopter Programs (PDF) (Excel) Revised 2008
  • Tab 9 - WCF Maintenance (PDF) (Excel) Completed 2009
  • Tab 10 - Blank Risk Assessment Form (PDF) (Excel)

     


    Strategic Program Risk Assessments

  • Programmatic Risk Assessment and Quality Assurance Evaluation for Aerial Ignition using the Plastic Sphere Dispenser (PSD) April 2010 (PDF)
  • Action plan for Type I Helicopters July 2009 (PDF)
  • Independent Risk Assessment For Personnel Transport In Type 1 Helicopters, Final Report - May 13, 2009 (PDF)
  • Programmatic Risk Assessment and Quality Assurance Evaluation for Helicopter Rappelling (PDF)
  • Programmatic Risk Assessment and Safety Assurance Evaluation of Water Scooping Aircraft
    Operations January 2012 (PDF)
  • Safety Impact Analysis for Aerial Supervision Operations May 2012 (PDF)
  • Safety Impact Analysis for Large Airtanker Operations May 2012 (PDF)
  • Safety Impact Analysis for Airtanker Base Operations May 2012 (PDF)
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      Risk Management Tools

  • Project Aviation Safety Plan Template with JHA (PDF) (Word)
  • Job Hazardous Analysis FS-6700-7 (11/99) (PDF) (Word)
  • Risk Assessment Instructions and Matrix (PDF) (Word)
  • Blank Risk Assessment Form (PDF) (Excel)
  • Fixed Wing Project Aviation Safety Plan Example (PDF) (Word)
  • Helicopter Longline Project Aviation Safety Plan Example (PDF)

    • Reading File

  • Region 8 RASM SMS Newsletter Issue 3 (PDF)
  • Region 8 RASM SMS Newsletter Issue 2 (PDF)
  • Region 8 RASM SMS Newsletter Issue 1 (PDF)
  • Longline Rotor Strikes Lesson Learned (PDF)
  • Effective SAFECOM Use (PDF)
  • Approach, Speed, Height & Exit (ASHE) Review (PDF)
  • Controllability Check (PDF)
  • Ditching (PDF)
  • Forced Landing (PDF)
  • Interagency Interim Flight Duty Limitations (PDF)
  • Maximum Load Calculation (PDF)
  • Mountain Flying (PDF)
  • Situational Awareness (PDF)
  • Stress (PDF)
  • Helimopping: A Dirty Word (PDF)
  • Retardant: Use and Abuse (PDF)

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