Functional Safety


The objective of functional safety is to avoid unacceptable risk to physical injury or damage to health of people. The result of functional safety checks can be redundant sensor systems and/or software and hardware development standards.

 

Standards

• Meta Standard – IEC 61508
• Railway technology – CENELEC EN 50128
• Medical technology – IEC 60601
• Nuclear technology – IEC 61513
• Process technology – IEC 61511
• Automotive – ISO 26262
• Aeronautic – DO-178C (Software), DO-254 (Hardware)
• Safety of Machinery – IEC 62061, ISO 13849
• Tractors and Agriculture – ISO 25119