Knowledge Services Safety & Security - IEC 61508 & IEC 62443

Put safety at the heart of your railway operations

Put safety at the heart of your railway operations

About knowledge services for safety and security

As a manufacturer of machinery or control and automation devices, you must comply with a host of different safety and IT security requirements from an early stage of design and development. This is the only way to eliminate unnecessary costs, risks and delays and ensure access to international markets.

As automation increases across all sectors, functional safety standards are becoming more and more important, resulting in numerous new, complex requirements and issues. With the publication of edition 2 of IEC 61508, stakeholders must now consider security concerns in addition to safety functions. Therefore, knowledge for safety and at the same time for security are now needed to ensure overall comply to market regulations and standards. With TÜV SÜD's expert services you are supported to find, get and document the relevant safety and security Information for your business needs.

Our knowledge services for safety and security provide manufacturers of control and automation devices, system integrators and machinery manufacturers with various benefits:

  • Gain a competitive advantage through fulfillment of market requirements
  • Improve your safety and security risk management
  • Ensure compliance with the law on product liability and with regulatory standards
  • Generate in-house expertise be increase your knowledge about safety and security

your expert with extensive safety and security know-how

With our extensive knowledge about safety and security, we can help you navigate the maze of standards, rendering this complex issue more transparent and enabling you to meet all requirements at an early stage of your project.

our knowledge services for safety and security

  • Technical documentation
  • Introduction of methods
  • Process implementation (Functional Safety Management)             


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IEC 62443 Industrial Security Standards

Take action to strengthen industrial cybersecurity.

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Functional safety for a digital world - Smart solutions
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Functional Safety for a Digital World

Learn about current trends and challenges and get an overview about opportunities offered by functional safety

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Software tools for functional safety projects

Software tools for functional safety projects

Find the right software tools for your functional safety projects

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