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Seminar in the UK: The Key Changes in IEC 61511:2016 - Improving Functional Safety


  November 22, 2016

IEC 61511 Seminar in the UK

23 February 2017, Warwickshire, UK

Over a decade in the making, a new version of IEC 61511, Functional Safety for the Process Industries is now available. 

While many consider the changes only clarifications of common interpretation, others consider the issues as significant.  Some of the key changes are:

  • Clarifications of Prior Use Requirements
  • More Formal Competency Requirements for Personnel
  • Stronger Functional Safety Assessment Requirements
  • Stronger Maintenance Assessments Requirements
  • New Cybersecurity Requirements
  • Simplified Hardware Fault Tolerance Requirements
  • Stronger Failure Rate Data Requirements
  • New Application Software Requirements

These issues will be presented with background information and some of the common interpretations.


Event Details

Date:           23 February 2017  
Timings:      10am to 4pm with lunch included.
Pricing:        No charge
Venue:         Hilton Warwick, Warwickshire

If you wish to attend please email ali.coles@exida.com to secure your place. 

Please respond early to avoid disappointment.