Functional Safety Matters - the eFunctionalSafety blog
Safety instrumented systems and security standards
If you are responsible for a Safety Instrumented System (SIS) with Safety Integrity Level (SIL) rated functions, then you might be wondering where to start with cybersecurity standards for industrial automation and control systems (IACS).
Get a step-change in safety culture from hybrid training
How do you get valued staff and contractors to engage with Process Safety, Functional Safety and similar "tricky" subjects? Send[...]
How to assess IACS cyber vulnerability using a Security CHAZOP
The recently updated process sector safety instrumented system (SIS) standard IEC 61511 now requires that a "security risk assessment is[...]
Killer tools for improving safety and reducing project cost
Read on to see the software buyer's guide table...a comparison of 4 cloud-based software solutions. This blog will will look[...]
How to avoid making mistakes with management of safety projects
Without effective functional safety assessment and audit, you may never know whether your safety system will perform when it is[...]
5 reasons you should assess functional safety during operation
Hazardous process industry sites must carry out periodic functional safety assessment (FSA) of safety instrumented systems. But why?Many hazardous process[...]
Since launching our IChemE accredited online Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) e-Learning course in 2016, we have now reached customers as far[...]
Is functional safety assessment required in operation?
Functional Safety Assessment (FSA) has been a requirement in IEC 61511 - Safety Instrumented Systems for the process industry sector,[...]