Why Use Safety Newsletters at Your Airline or Airport?
Existing Safety Newsletter Software Tools in SMS ProSMS Pro's Newsletter module appeared at the beginning of SMS Pro in January 2008. It was never very sexy and provided a plain, Web based editor that allows HTML formatting and image manipulation. The Safety Newsletter module allowed managers to email newsletters to selected groups of users, such as pilots, maintenance personnel, managers, etc. Managers could also add attachments to their newsletters, such as PDFs and photos. However, there were limitations.
Limitations of SMS Pro's Legacy Safety Newsletter SoftwareIn the past, managers would create a newsletter, send it to the targeted group, and then repeat as necessary. Archived newsletters had to be manually added to the version controlled document manager. There was no way for auditors to review safety newsletter circulation. Furthermore, whenever a newsletter needed to be created, it had to be generated from scratch. SMS Pro's enhanced Safety Newsletter module has many great features listed below and described in the following video.
Enhanced Airline & Airport Safety Newsletter Template SoftwareAs the name implies, managers can now create templates to be reused over and again. This is very useful when safety managers leave the company. Replacement safety managers can easily pick up and maintain a
- Categorize newsletters by topic or user group;
- Review sent newsletters and the groups sent to;
- Sorting and filtering of sent newsletters and templates; and
- "My Newsletters" section.
"My Newsletters" are an exciting addition to our aviation safety management system software. SMS Pro
- Executive Dashboard; and
- Safety Newsletters module.
How to Get Safety Newsletter Templates Software for Airlines & Airports?Existing customers: SMS Admins must contact the SMS Pro support staff and request this module.
New airlines, airports, aviation maintenance organizations, flight schools or FBOs starting to use SMS Pro in February of 2014 will receive this module automatically.
More Information on Aviation Safety NewslettersSafety Newsletters - Aviation SMS Software for Airlines & Airports
More information about aviation SMS software can be found at:
- Aviation SMS Software Program (Web Based)
- Airlines SMS Software Program - Specific to Airlines
- Airport SMS Software Program - Specific to Airports
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