But the key flaw in numerical FRATs is they encourage a lazy and hands-off approach to risk analysis.
Further, any numerical-based FRAT could tempt the pilot to fudge the score by downgrading a risk to bring the final score to an acceptable level.
A flight risk assessment tool (FRAT) weights the risks and mitigating factors associated with a flight.
People can better understand cancelling a flight when blaming the FRAT. It's hard to tell someone, "I'm not really comfortable with the ceilings," versus, "the flight risk assessment tool says the flight is too dangerous to accomplish right now." The second statement places the blame on the conditions and the FRAT, not the pilot.
The need for change is being recognized by the nation's frats
. "Actively encouraging and promoting our students to better understand the dynamics of sexual assault and hazing is ...
The FAA calls SMS a "formal, top-down business approach to managing safety risk, which includes a systemic approach to managing safety, including the necessary organizational structures, accountabilities, policies and procedures." As such, it may be a suitable complement to FRATs and other pre- and in-flight tools.
A flight-risk assessment tool (FRAT) can streamline this process, but it shouldn't be used mechanically.
After along, fruitless initial search, co-directors Todd Phillips and Andrew Gurland (who previously produced the Al Goldstein doc "Screwed" together) found Beta Chi, a seemingly East Coast frat willing to let them shoot the process that new pledges go through.
It's amazing this frat allowed itself to be filmed at all, given the moronic pack mentality placed on unflattering display.
It must also be emphasized that there's a lot of diversity among and within fraternities, contrary to the stereotypical image of the 'frat
man.' (In fairness to Upsilon, I don't think any of their brods I know are capable of saying the words in #LonsiLeaks, and many were quick to disavow them.)
There will also be a wider net of accountability so that all frat officers will be held accountable for the actions of their members, whether or not they participate in the hazing.
The bill eliminates 'levels' of physical violence and participation-whether a frat member is a bystander but does not stop his brothers from inflicting violence on neophytes.
The phone, now subject to digital forensic examination, could help establish the identities of the frat
men in the first group, said Supt.
It was his way of exempting me from frat
Most importantly, what it may suffer in narrative coherence it makes up for with a first-rate cast -- the reliably funny Rogen, the game-for-anything Rose Byrne, and in the most pleasant surprise, a truly excellent Zac Efron as an immature, narcissistic, vindictive and, by the way, unbelievably buff frat
leader whose obnoxious brio might just be masking deeper issues.