Aviation Maintenance Technicians (AMTs) and other industry personnel have the technical knowledge to safely perform their jobs, so why does failure to follow procedure (FFP) remain a leading cause in administrative actions? Knowledge of how to perform the job isn’t enough.
Reducing FFP events and improving an organization’s safety culture require continuous effort and a shared commitment to creating a culture of procedure following and becoming safety champions. Workers at all levels must work together and be able to prompt one another to follow procedures at all times. We must all understand that when it comes to FFP: the Buck Stops with Me!
The training is available for download from the FAA’s Human Factors in Aviation Maintenance website
or directly at: FFP: The Buck Stops with Me