11 September 2012 An Introduction to IEC 11th September 2012, ERA Technology, Leatherhead, UK Electrical, electronic or programmable electronic systems (PESs) increasingly carry out safety functions in all application sectors. For computer system technology to be effectively and safely exploited it is essential that critical guidance is given on the safety aspects of these systems. This international standard provides a basis for best practice by considering all relevant E/E/PES and software safety lifecycle phases, from concept to implementation and finally decommissioning. The course will provide you with: - An understanding of relationships between all parts of the standard - An overview of hazard and risk assessment including the concept and derivation of Safety Integrity Levels - The key concepts relating to the achievement of functional safety - The implications of software and hardware design. Click here for more information. Contributor ERA Technology Ltd Comment on this article Websites http://shop.era.co.uk/products.asp?recnumber=1411 This material is protected by MA Business copyright See Terms and Conditions. One-off usage is permitted but bulk copying is not. For multiple copies contact the sales team. What you think about this article: Add your comments Name Email Comments Your comments/feedback may be edited prior to publishing. Not all entries will be published. Please view our Terms and Conditions before leaving a comment.