Quantum Safety Metrics
Wednesday, March 6 | | 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Las Vegas Convention Center, North Hall, Room N261
Safety Management Track
Quantum safety metrics is a practical method of measuring organizational safety effort and that provides a quantifiable value for management to reference safety program health.
Attendees will be able to understand safety metrics, including what to measure and how to measure it, and will be provided a practical tool for measuring safety.
D. Smith served nearly 29 years in the U.S. Army, earning the designation of master Army aviator. He has more than 30 years experience designing, developing, implementing, and managing organizational aviation safety programs, including extensive experience in risk management and human factors. He is coauthor of the current Embry Riddle Aeronautical University safety management system (SMS) textbook. He has held several key positions in the field of aviation safety, including director of aviation safety officer qualification training for the U.S. Army and director of safety for Operation Iraqi Freedom and its 34 coalition countries. He is currently employed as a manager and senior instructor by the U.S. Department of Transportation, providing SMS instruction to private industry, U.S. federal agencies, and many international government personnel. Known for his innovative and sometimes unconventional approach to safety and accident prevention program management, Smith is an often-sought speaker. Described by many as passionate, he is considered a subject matter expert and forward thinker in the field of aviation safety and related topics.