Fatigue management refers to the methods by which aviation service providers and operational personnel address the safety implications of fatigue. ICAO is working to provide States and industry with provisions that will help them to better manage fatigue-related risks. We’ll be continuing to develop this site and build up our bank of tools and information for your use.
This site is designed to provide you an introduction to Fatigue Management concepts, approaches to regulation and resources to assist with implementation of Fatigue Management within your State or operation.
In general, ICAO Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPs) in various Annexes support two distinct methods for managing fatigue: