- JTSB Annual Report 2014
- Final Report on the Serious Incident to Boeing 787-8, JA804A operated by All Nippon Airways Co., LTD., at Takamatsu Airport, Japan on January 16, 2013
- "Japan-Marine Accident Risk and Safety Information System" -JTSB has launched a new website of marine accident map.
- Accident Investigation Report (excerpt) of a train derailment between Tsukaguchi and Amagasaki Stations of the Fukuchiyama Line of the West Japan Railway Company occurred on April 25, 2005 [PDF]
We contribute to
-preventing the occurrence of accidents and
-mitigating the damage caused by them,
thus improving transport safety while raising public awareness, and thereby protecting the people’s lives by
-accomplishing appropriate accident investigations which thoroughly unveil the causes of accidents and damages incidental to them, and
-urging the implementation of necessary policies and measures through the issuance of safety recommendations and opinions or provision of safety information.
1. Conduct of appropriate accident investigations
We conduct scientific and objective accident investigations separated from apportioning blame and liability, while deeply exploring into the background of the accidents, including the organizational factors, and produce reports with speed. At the same time, we ensure that the reports are clear and easy to understand and we make efforts to deliver information for better understanding.
2. Timely and appropriate feedback
In order to contribute to the prevention of accidents and mitigation of the damage caused by them, we send messages timely and proactively in the forms of recommendations, opinions or factual information notices nationally and internationally. At the same time, we make efforts towards disclosing information in view of ensuring the transparency of accident investigations.
3. Consideration for victims
We think of the feelings of victims and their families, or the bereaved appropriately, and provide them with information regarding the accident investigations in a timely and appropriate manner, and respond to their voices sincerely as well.
4. Strengthening the foundation of our organization
We take every opportunity to develop the skills of our staff, including their comprehensive understanding of investigation methods, and create an environment where we can exchange opinions freely and work as a team to invigorate our organization as a whole.