• What is Functional Safety?
• FS in Standards
• FS per IEC 61508
• FS Lifecycle
• FS Certification Process
• Marketing Activities
• Additional Resources
What is Functional Safety?
The exact definition according to IEC 61508:
“part of the overall safety relating to the EUC and the EUC control system that depends on the correct functioning of the E/E/PE safety-related systems and other risk reduction measures”
Why evaluate your product/system for functional safety?
• A functional safety assessment determines whether your products meet standards and performance requirements created to protect against potential risks, including injuries and even death
• Compliance is driven by customer requirements, legislation, regulations, and insurance demands