What is a Safety Instrumented Function?

What is a Safety Instrumented Function? One of the most fundamental questions related to Functional Safety and Safety Instrumented Systems is this-what is a safety instrumented function? Once you understand what a Safety Instrumented Function (SIF) means, you will immediately grasp the connection between safety instrumented functions and a Safety Instrumented System (SIS). But more on that later. Any plant or piece of equipment that has the potential to cause harm or damage to itself, the environment or to people needs protective functions. For example your car brake is a protective function. It helps stop the car almost immediately, when for example you spot a pedestrian on the road in front of your car when you are driving it. Ditto with things like pressure cookers or ovens- they all have some protective devices that prevent them from damaging themselves or the surroundings when they malfunction. What is an Instrumented Protective …

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Functional Safety Training in Mumbai in April 2016

Update: These workshops are no longer being held. Now get trained in Functional Safety, SIL & SIS Cybersecurity when you take our online, self paced, e-learning course anytime at your convenience. Course is from Abhisam. Learn every thing that you need to know about Safety Instrumented Systems, Safety Integrity level and the latest updates regarding SIS cyber security, as given in the updates to standards IEC 61511 and IEC 61508. Contact us to know more. ——————————————————————– From 25th- 30th April 2016, we will be having two Functional Safety training programs (traditional classroom programs) in Mumbai. These are : TUV Certified Functional Safety Professional program (25-28 April 2016) SIL Verification & Calculation workshop (29-30 April 2016). Both the programs will be conducted by Risknowlogy. Contact us to enroll as seats are limited.