Jens Kötting

"Functional Safety in the areas of ATEX and Process Safety "

Jens Kötting, head of functional safety for machinery DEKRA Exam.

This workshop clarifies the crucial questions of what functional safety is and why it is so urgently needed. It discusses which standards of functional safety are needed in which areas of Process Safety and ATEX. Two of the most common standards are presented and compared: the IEC 61508 and the ISO 13849.