Safety Officer: Capt Max C McHatton

Duties of the Wing Safety Officer:

  • Keep safety foremost in the minds of CAP members in all that they do.
  • Assists and advises the commander in developing the overall accident prevention program.
  • Direct and perform safety inspections and surveys of hazardous areas and operations.
  • Direct and perform accident investigations and prepare safety reports.
  • Plan safety briefings to make personnel aware of hazards and safe practices.
  • Make visits to subordinate units, and assist units in solving safety problems.
  • Review and analyze accident reports for contributing factors, trends and other accident prevention information.
  • Conduct safety studies and recommend corrective action.

 

Safety Resources:

  • GENERAL INFO
  • Safety Officer Responsibilities – Detailed: CAPR 62-1 (E) Attachment 1
  • Subordinate Unit Inspection Guide
  • Safety: Tab C-6, Page 34-35
  • Vehicle Subordinate Unit Inspection Compliance Checklist: Page 30
  • Aircraft Inspection Checklist: Page 15-16
  • ORM Decision Tree
  • Aircrew Briefing Guide
  • ACCIDENT PREVENTION & REPORTING
    • Sample Accident Prevention Policies
  • SAFETY FORMS
  • CAPF 26 – Safety Improvement or Hazard Report
  • WIWG Form 38 – Unit Meeting Attendance Record: PDF or editable Excel xls file
  • WIWG Form 42- ORM Air – Word Template and TRIMM Form (April 2009)
  • WIWG Form 43- ORM Ground – Word Template
  • CAPF 78 – Mishap Report – Please visit eServices
  • CAPF 79 – Mishap Investigation – Please visit eServices
  • FAA Form 8740-5
  • NASA Form 277
  • SAFETY REGULATIONS & PUBLICATIONS
  • CAP Regulations 60-1 – Flight Management
  • CAP Regulations 62-1 – Safety Responsibilities & Procedures
  • Wing Supplement 1 to CAPR 62-2
  • CAP Regulations 62-2(E) – Mishap Reporting & Investigation
  • The Sentinel National Headquarters Safety Newsletter
  • Callback Newsletter
  • LINKS TO OTHER SAFETY ORGANIZATIONS