Code of Federal Regulations

Title 14 - Aeronautics and Space
Volume: 1Date: 2020-01-01Original Date: 2020-01-01Title: Section § 5.3 - General requirements.Context: Title 14 - Aeronautics and Space. CHAPTER I - FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION. SUBCHAPTER A - DEFINITIONS AND GENERAL REQUIREMENTS. PART 5 - SAFETY MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS. Subpart A - General.
§ 5.3 General requirements. (a) Any certificate holder required to have a Safety Management System under this part must submit the Safety Management System to the Administrator for acceptance. The SMS must be appropriate to the size, scope, and complexity of the certificate holder's operation and include at least the following components: (1) Safety policy in accordance with the requirements of subpart B of this part; (2) Safety risk management in accordance with the requirements of subpart C of this part;
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(3) Safety assurance in accordance with the requirements of subpart D of this part; and (4) Safety promotion in accordance with the requirements of subpart E of this part. (b) The Safety Management System must be maintained in accordance with the recordkeeping requirements in subpart F of this part. (c) The Safety Management System must ensure compliance with the relevant regulatory standards in chapter I of Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations.