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Safety Standards and Initiatives

Banyan Air Services, a leading aviation Fixed Base Operator (FBO) and Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO) business, is very proud of our safety committee, goals and initiatives. This strategic initiative underscores Banyan’s unwavering commitment to maintaining the highest safety standards and enhancing the overall aviation experience for its valued customers. Safety has always been the cornerstone of Banyan Air Services’ operations, and the formation of the Safety Committee marks a significant step towards fostering a culture of continuous improvement and accountability in all aspects of the business. The committee comprises seasoned aviation experts from various disciplines, including FBO operations, maintenance, flight operations, and safety management. By bringing together a diverse range of professionals with extensive experience and knowledge, the Safety Committee plays a pivotal role in evaluating, enhancing, and implementing safety protocols throughout the organization. The primary objectives of the committee include:

  1. Regular Safety Assessments: Conducting comprehensive safety assessments to identify potential hazards and areas of improvement across all aspects of FBO and MRO services.
  2. Risk Mitigation Strategies: Developing robust risk mitigation strategies that prioritize the safety of employees, customers, and aircraft.
  3. Regulatory Compliance: Ensuring strict adherence to all relevant local, national, and international aviation safety regulations and guidelines.
  4. Employee Training and Education: Providing ongoing training and education programs to enhance safety awareness and cultivate a safety-conscious workforce.
  5. Incident Reporting and Analysis: Establishing a confidential incident reporting system to facilitate the prompt investigation, analysis, and resolution of safety-related events.

Banyan Air Services’ Safety Committee collaborate closely with the management team to review safety policies, procedures, and operations. Through proactive communication and engagement with stakeholders, the committee aims to maintain transparency while continuously improving the safety performance of the FBO and MRO services.

Safety is at the core of everything we do at Banyan. By establishing the Safety Committee, we are reinforcing our dedication to ensuring the highest levels of safety across all our operations. Our team of experts will work diligently to identify potential risks and implement proactive measures to create an even safer environment for our customers and employees.

— Don Campion, CEO of Banyan Air Services

As part of Banyan’s ongoing commitment to excellence, the Safety Committee meet regularly to assess performance, review safety-related data, and propose innovative solutions to uphold the company’s impeccable safety record.

Safety Committee Contacts

For safety inquiries, teammates can contact the following Safety Committee Members:
Lou Homsher, Quality Manager
Rob Tuttle, Chief Inspector
Eddie Osborne, Safety & Training Manager
Ryan Bartman, Manager of FBO Operations
Charlie Amento, VP or MRO Services
Jon Tonko, VP of FBO Services
Dan Torres, Bldg. Grounds Facility Manager
Arlisa Jernigan, Director of Human Resources
Jessica Rodriguez, Manager of Human Resources
Bryan Clark, Manager of Parts Solutions