Document No: Policy 002
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Workplace Safety Policy
Effective Date: 14 June 2005
To define the Tullahoma Airport Authority (TAA) policy on workplace safety.
2.0 Scope of Application
This applies to regular and part time
employees of the Tullahoma Airport Authority, to the Board of Directors of the
Tullahoma Airport Authority, to all employees of the Fixed Base Operator, and
to any other commercial entity that conducts temporary operations (such as air
shows, demonstrations, etc) on the property of the
– includes both TAA regular, full time and part time employees, TAA Board of
Directors members, all employees of the Fixed Base Operator, and employees of
other commercial entities who may from time to time conduct operations on the
All employees are expected to conduct day-to-day operations in a safe manner,
and in accordance with the City of
5.1.1 Employees shall conduct themselves in accordance with the requirements of Federal and State Occupational Safety and Health regulations.
5.1.2 Employees shall immediately stop any activity that they deem as unsafe.
5.1.2 Employees shall immediately notify the Airport Manager of any unsafe condition (building, equipment, etc) or unsafe act that is observed (dangerous flying activity, dangerous ramp operation, etc).
5.1.3 Employees, both TAA and FBO, shall cease all outside ramp activities, including fueling operations, whenever lightning is noted in the vicinity of the airport. When a storm with high winds is approaching, both TAA and FBO employees will take every possible action to move aircraft into a hangar and close the door, and securely tie down aircraft and other equipment.
5.1.4 Employees shall always ground an aircraft prior to fueling operations.
5.1.5 Employees shall wear appropriate protective clothing for the job being accomplished.
220.127.116.11 Flip flops, sandals or other “open toe” footwear are prohibited at all times.
18.104.22.168 Safety glasses shall be worn when fueling aircraft.
22.214.171.124 Loose fitting clothing or jewelry shall not be worn when working on aircraft or machinery.
6.0 Description of Revisions
None – original issue