IATA has released its latest Guidance on Inadvertent Slide Deployment Prevention.

Inadvertent slide deployment (ISD) remains an issue—the consequences are serious and costly because the financial impact caused by delays and repairs when the emergency escape slides are deployed inadvertantly are significant. ATA’s Guidance document offers a variety of recommended solutions, although there is no one-size-fits-all solution for all airlines.

Airlines are invited to participate in a global survey on ISDs which can be accessed at the website below.