Functional Safety Testing

Let us help you test and certify for functional safety

Functional Safety Testing

Verified and validated functional safety

‘Functional safety’ is the aspect of the overall safety of a system or piece of equipment that relates to the machines or products operating correctly in response to their inputs, including the safe management of possible operator errors, hardware failures and environmental changes. DEKRA carries out verification and validation work during your design and installation phase.

Why DEKRA for Functional Safety Testing

  • One-stop shop for expertise in all technologies: One-stop shop for expertise in all technologies (embedded, electronics, informatics, mechanics, hydraulic, pneumatic)
  • Complete functional safety: From certification of safety sensors and safety PLCs to complete functional safety of systems and machines
  • Field data and/or field testing: Determination of parameters by field data and/or field testing (SFF, B10, MTTF, λ)

How can we help you with Functional Safety Testing?

We also devise functional safety assessment plans covering the entire product life cycle. This includes reviews of the management, hardware and software requirements, design process, verification testing, documentation and complete technical construction file. In addition, we perform partial certifications of individual safety functions for embedded hardware and software systems. Finally, we offer statistical failure analyses such as Weibull and Chi². Continue reading on more specific pages about Functional Safety Testing services in case you are looking for more (technical) details or reach out to one of our experts for more information.

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