Lesson 2/Learning Event 2
routine. These inspections are conducted for specific purposes and include
Inspections of work in progress by first-line supervisors.
Safety inspections by unit or higher safety personnel.
Inspections of equipment by designated
effectiveness of the maintenance program.
Inspection of TAMMS, property accountability, and repair parts supply
Roadside spot-check inspections of vehicles to verify serviceability,
A visit can serve as an informal inspection.
Unit personal are
more likely to talk freely with a visitor who is interested in their
problems than they are with an inspector.
The commander and maintenance
manager should visit the various unit maintenance activities as a matter of
Subjects discussed and observations made during such visits may
Degree of satisfaction with the support received from the supporting
Problem encountered in obtaining support.
Future operations of the unit that my place heavy demands on equipment
and require increased maintenance and repair parts support.
Requirements for technical assistance.
Adequacy of the unit maintenance program.
Proper use of personnel.
Adequacy of repair parts support.