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International Railway Summit
This Roundtable aims to share experiences of applying risk assessment to system safety management in different countries and modes. What has been found to work well and what barriers have been...
Jousting with Dragons: A Resilience Engineering Approach to Managing Safety Management Systems (SMS) in the Transport Sector
System resilience is the ability for complex, dynamic-adaptive socio-technical systems to absorb and rebound from trauma or stress, and avoid “jousting with dragons” where results are uncertain, and...
This paper discusses obstacles faced in implementing SMS and uses concrete examples to show how to overcome them across all modes of transport (Air, Marine, Rail and Road) in leading countries,...
This paper presents an introduction to safety management systems (SMS) as they apply to transportation organisations across modes and industries, and provides a broad overview of SMS and its...