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The Safety Critical Systems Handbook

A Straightforward Guide To Functional Safety: IEC 61508 (2010 Edition), IEC 61511 (2016 Edition) Also Related Guidance on Cyber Security & Including Machinery and Other Industrial Sectors

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David J. Smith and Kenneth G.L. Simpson

 

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The Safety Critical Systems Handbook: A Straightforward Guide to Functional Safety: IEC 61508 (2010 Edition), IEC 61511 (2015 Edition) and Related Guidance, Fifth Editionkok体育官方网站 presents the latest guidance on safety-related systems that guard workers and the public against injury and death, also discussing environmental risks. This comprehensive resource has been fully revised, with additional material on risk assessment, cybersecurity, COMAH and HAZID, published guidance documents/standards, quantified risk assessment and new worked examples. The book provides a comprehensive guide to the revised IEC 61508 standard as well as the 2016 IEC 61511.

kok体育官方网站This book will have a wide readership, not only in the chemical and process industries, but in oil and gas, power generation, avionics, automotive, manufacturing and other sectors. It is aimed at most engineers, including those in project, control and instrumentation, design and maintenance disciplines.

The Safety Critical Systems Handbook: A Straightforward Guide to Functional Safety: IEC 61508 (2010 Edition), IEC 61511 (2015 Edition) and Related Guidance, Fifth Edition presents the latest guidance on safety-related systems that guard workers and the public against injury and death, also discussing environmental risks. This comprehensive resource has been fully revised, with additional material on risk assessment, cybersecurity, COMAH and HAZID, published guidance documents/standards, quantified risk assessment and new worked examples. The book provides a comprehensive guide to the revised IEC 61508 standard as well as the 2016 IEC 61511.

kok体育官方网站This book will have a wide readership, not only in the chemical and process industries, but in oil and gas, power generation, avionics, automotive, manufacturing and other sectors. It is aimed at most engineers, including those in project, control and instrumentation, design and maintenance disciplines.

Key Features

  • Provides the only comprehensive guide to IEC 61508 and 61511 (updated for 2016) that ensures engineers are compliant with the latest process safety systems design and operation standards
  • Presents a real-world approach that helps users interpret the standard, with new case studies and best practice design examples using revised standards
  • Covers applications of the standard to device design
  • Provides the only comprehensive guide to IEC 61508 and 61511 (updated for 2016) that ensures engineers are compliant with the latest process safety systems design and operation standards
  • Presents a real-world approach that helps users interpret the standard, with new case studies and best practice design examples using revised standards
  • Covers applications of the standard to device design

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ISBN

kok体育官方网站978-0-12-820700-0

Language

English

Published

2020

Copyright

kok体育官方网站Copyright © 2020 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.

Imprint

kok体育官方网站Butterworth-Heinemann

No. of pages

360

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Authors

David J. Smith

Kenneth G.L. Simpson