Aerospace and Aviation
From aircraft manufacturers dealing with leading-edge
technologies and materials, to airports and airline operators,
safety is an integral part of every operation in the aerospace
For almost fifty years, we at HSL have helped to make air travel
safer, faster and more efficient. Our experts have helped the
industry make improvements, and apply learning from incidents such
as the Concorde crash. We continue to use our independent,
cutting-edge research to find solutions to current safety issues,
and those that the aerospace industry may face in the future.
Why choose HSL?
- At HSL we are able to measure air pollution, noise and other
environmental factors, as well as providing help and advice to
lessen their impact on employees and the wider population.
- Our staff are world-leaders in their fields, with particular
expertise in the use of composite materials and lithium ion batteries, as well
as behavior change and the role of human factors in health and
safety. We help our clients improve their businesses, by providing
practical solutions to complex issues.
- New technologies need to be tested and evaluated for
performance, and to ensure that safety is not compromised. Our
unrivalled facilities mean that we test to the highest standards.
This includes being able to carry out fire safety
tests to the ISO2685 standard, impact tests up
to Mach 3, battery safety tests and
electrostatic measurements in aviation fuel.
- We are independent and have our own strategic research
programme, while working routinely in partnership with the European
Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), and with industry leaders like
Rolls-Royce, Airbus and Boeing. By working with us you are able to
tap into the latest thinking on key industry topics.
How can we help?
As a world-class health and safety facility, we will work with
you to find practical solutions to the issues you face. We
offer problem-solving, experimental testing and safety engineering,
bespoke research and expert advice on the management of risks.
Examples of how we've helped companies in the aerospace sector
- Measuring, benchmarking and improving safety culture.
- Identifying improvements and interpreting guidance from the
Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations 2002
- Carrying out metallurgical analysis of standard hardware parts
and testing to relevant standards.
- Assessing and improving ergonomics.
To discuss how we can help you with any health or safety related
issue, contact our Aerospace Sector Manager, Nigel
Moss: Telephone +44 (0)1298 218443; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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