The information in SMIS underpins the industry’s risk and evidence-based approach to safety management. Decision makers need information that is accurate, complete and timely. The data quality programme provides a framework in which quality can be measured.
The importance of SMIS data quality is widely recognised by its users and their organisations. The Data Quality Programme ensures there are focused efforts to support the ongoing activities around managing data quality. This is to ensure continuous improvement on the quality of data held in SMIS.