exida Recorded Webinars

Functional Safety 101: Understanding the IEC Functional Safety Standards (2016)

Recording Date: July 2016

This webinar will feature an overview of the IEC functional safety standards and who should be using them. Specific topics include:

  • Adoption of IEC 61508 and IEC 61511
  • Functional safety standards
  • Safety lifecycle
  • Keys documentation
  • Information that is supplied to end users
  • What are customers doing?
  • Critical issues
  • Importance of data integrity
  • Product certification
  • Roles and responsibilities

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About the Presenter:

Loren Stewart, CFSE

Loren Stewart Loren Stewart graduated from Virginia Tech with a BSME. She has over 10 years of professional experience. She currently works for exida consulting as a safety engineer, focusing on the mechanical aspects of their customers. Along with assessing the safety of products and creating FMEDAs and reports, she researches stiction and is creating a database for the 2H initiative according to IEC 61508.