Most of the Safety Board’s investigations include recommendations for improvements. Public parties (the government) must respond to these recommendations within six months, while private parties have a response period of one year. In their response, parties should set out how they are acting on the recommendations and what progress they have made. The Safety Board compiles all responses and evaluates them in conjunction with one another, publishing its own reaction on the basis of this evaluation. In addition, the Safety Board can decide to investigate whether and how its recommendations have been followed up.
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