Turning Knowledge Into Action
Safety Standdown has played an integral part of the continuous safety training for aviators worldwide. Known for its innovative, in-depth and knowledge-based content, Safety Standdown has equipped its graduates with skills that can make a difference.
How is this true for you personally, or for your organization? Please take a moment to share your thoughts and experiences regarding your Safety Standdown training. Tell us about the workshops. Share a true life story of an evacuation. Relay how your company has implemented these key concepts and proven exercises into your safety program.
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I recently had the pleasure of attending my 6th Standdown. I want to thank you all for your personal commitment to aviation safety. I also wish to commend Bombardier for their willingness to “put their money where their mouth is” … (more…)
The Bombardier Safety Standdown USA 2012 is just days away! The 16th annual Safety Standdown is shaping up to be another banner year in the effort to reduce accidents due to human error. The message from Safety Standdown is; it … (more…)
Here at Standdown headquarters, we like to share what our attendees tell us about their experience while attending a Standdown Event. Please take a moment to see how SSD Latin America 2012 attendee Luiz Felipe R. Valentini enjoyed his personal … (more…)
It were an incredible opportunity to learn and recall, what really care [matters] in aviation’s world: Safety and Professionalism. Likely, everybody made the same of me [felt the same way] and reconsidered their acts, trying to be best everyday and … (more…)
This event changed my view of my carrier of a pilot and a aircraft technician. Listening that Capt. Eugene Cernan, Paul Ransbury, Glenn Harmon, Dr. Tony Kern, Capt. Rick Rowe and Dan Boedigheimer I realized that how a pilot I … (more…)
I had the opportunity to attend my first Safety Standdown last October. I’ve heard about the advanced safety training seminar for years from my Greteman Group colleagues and our Bombardier contacts, but to fully understand its value, I had to … (more…)
As not only a first time Safety Standdown attendee, but also an intern in the department that houses SSD, it has been easy to remain on that “SSD High” we all had during and directly after Standdown. That feeling of … (more…)
by JB Seems like we get too soon old and too late smart. As a recently retired full time pilot of business aircraft with almost 40 years of experience and over 16,000 flight hours, I reflect back at what I … (more…)
Safety Standdown opened my eyes to the risks I didn’t realize I was taking everyday. A 30 minute drive to and from work should be relatively safe as long as we follow the traffic regulations and pay attention, right? Well, … (more…)
I am routinely reminded of what Member Sumwalt said: “You don’t get to pick the flight that your career will be judged.” I find this true not only in aviation but in everyday life. I don’t get to pick the day … (more…)