Functional Safety Toolkit

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Represent the self driving Functional Safety team working alongside the engineering departments to provide Technical Consultation, guidance and approval as part of feature development activities.

More Uses of the Functional Safety Toolkit:

  • Guide: conduct Technical Review with Product Teams to ensure Functional Safety requirements are being met throughout product Development Cycles.

  • Perform Hazard Analysis, Fault Tree Analysis and write Functional Safety requirements to the ISO26262 standard.

  • Devise: actively contribute to the definition and/or confirmation of the System Architecture of one or more functional domains from the perspective of the Functional Safety requirements.

  • Manage the Functional Safety Management to achieve Quality Management goals in alignment with ISO26262.

  • Establish and own technical vision and architectural approaches for Functional Safety in next generation products.

  • Be accountable for planning and coordinating the Functional Safety activities with Product Managers, development team, suppliers and customers up to the achievement of the safety goals on products.

  • Oversee Functional Safety architectures and cascade Functional Safety requirements to the systems, subsystems, and component levels.

  • Participate/lead safety strategy design considerations to help build the Safety Culture surrounding System Design across multiple groups.

  • Analyze Functional Safety requirements to develop technical safety concept and technical safety requirements, in collaboration with engineering competencies.

  • Establish that your operation supports the Functional Safety Management in carrying out the Confirmation Measures per ISO 26262 (Confirmation review, Safety Audit, and Safety Assessment).

  • Head: partner with key teams from Social Responsibility, legal, hardware, product compliance, research teams to enable research project.

  • Drive: conduct review and audits with Product Teams to ensure Functional Safety Standards are being met throughout product Development Cycles.

  • Utilize formal Design Processes to develop Embedded Software that meets the high reliability and Functional Safety requirements of the the perception module.

  • Govern: design Functional Safety models for stand alone test box (micro auto box) to intercept, alter and deliver corrupted messages to system modules.

  • Be accountable for supporting Functional Safety in hardware and Software Projects in order to meet the requirements of corresponding standards as ISO26262.

  • Collaborate with Design Engineers, Project Managers, development team, integrators, and customers on technical aspects of Functional Safety.

  • Develop the software, hardware or system features / components that meet the Functional Safety requirements.

  • Deploy and improve tools and processes across all functions focused on improving New Product Launch quality, reliability and Functional Safety.

  • Coordinate confirmation/verification review with Product Teams to ensure Functional Safety Standards are being met throughout product Development Cycle.

  • Ensure you execute; lead Hazard Analysis, Fault Tree Analysis and Functional Safety efforts focused on the inverter in its intended application.

  • Develop and maintain your Functional Safety work products compliant with ISO 26262 standard guidelines for Control Software.

  • Represent the Functional Safety team working alongside the engineering departments to provide technical consult, guidance and approval as part of internal and external developmentactivities.

  • Ensure you unite; lead Hazard Analysis, Fault Tree Analysis and Functional Safety efforts focused on the charger in its intended application.

  • Be a Single Point of Contact for the Self Driving team to ensure compliance throughout the Functional Safety Program Life Cycle.

  • Establish and maintain all Functional Safety relevant internal and external interfaces as customer, supplier, development team, and manufacturing sites.

  • Manage work with the Functional Safety team to ensure compliance to the Functional Safety Standards and requirements.

  • Collaborate with Functional Safety Management, development team, Project Managers, customers and suppliers on technical aspects of Functional Safety.

  • Analyze impact of ISO26262 releases for client Electronics and create Functional Safety awareness across department.

  • Develop Functional Safety architectures and cascade Functional Safety requirements to the systems, subsystems, and component levels.

  • Collaborate with Functional Safety team, Project Managers, development team, and customers on technical aspects of Functional Safety.


Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Functional Safety Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step Work Plans and maturity diagnostics for any Functional Safety related project.

Download the Toolkit and in Three Steps you will be guided from idea to implementation results.

The Toolkit contains the following practical and powerful enablers with new and updated Functional Safety specific requirements:

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Functional Safety Self Assessment book in PDF containing 49 requirements to perform a quickscan, get an overview and share with stakeholders.

Organized in a Data Driven improvement cycle RDMAICS (Recognize, Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control and Sustain), check the…

  • Example pre-filled Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard to get familiar with results generation

Then find your goals...

STEP 2: Set concrete goals, tasks, dates and numbers you can track

Featuring 999 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of Process Design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Functional Safety improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. How scalable is your Functional Safety solution?

  2. Are you maintaining a past-present-future perspective throughout the Functional Safety discussion?

  3. In a project to restructure Functional Safety outcomes, which stakeholders would you involve?

  4. What counts that you are not counting?

  5. Why improve in the first place?

  6. What would be a real cause for concern?

  7. Where is it measured?

  8. Are you changing as fast as the world around you?

  9. What was the context?

  10. Who is involved with workflow mapping?

Complete the self assessment, on your own or with a team in a workshop setting. Use the workbook together with the self assessment requirements spreadsheet:

  • The workbook is the latest in-depth complete edition of the Functional Safety book in PDF containing 994 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

Your Functional Safety self-assessment dashboard which gives you your dynamically prioritized projects-ready tool and shows your organization exactly what to do next:

  • The Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard; with the Functional Safety Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Functional Safety areas need attention, which requirements you should focus on and who will be responsible for them:

    • Shows your organization instant insight in areas for improvement: Auto generates reports, radar chart for maturity assessment, insights per process and participant and bespoke, ready to use, RACI Matrix
    • Gives you a professional Dashboard to guide and perform a thorough Functional Safety Self-Assessment
    • Is secure: Ensures offline Data Protection of your Self-Assessment results
    • Dynamically prioritized projects-ready RACI Matrix shows your organization exactly what to do next:


STEP 3: Implement, Track, follow up and revise strategy

The outcomes of STEP 2, the self assessment, are the inputs for STEP 3; Start and manage Functional Safety projects with the 62 implementation resources:

  • 62 step-by-step Functional Safety Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Functional Safety project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Cost Management Plan: Eac -estimate at completion, what is the total job expected to cost?

  2. Activity Cost Estimates: In which phase of the Acquisition Process cycle does source qualifications reside?

  3. Project Scope Statement: Will all Functional Safety project issues be unconditionally tracked through the Issue Resolution process?

  4. Closing Process Group: Did the Functional Safety Project Team have enough people to execute the Functional Safety Project Plan?

  5. Source Selection Criteria: What are the guidelines regarding award without considerations?

  6. Scope Management Plan: Are Corrective Actions taken when actual results are substantially different from detailed Functional Safety Project Plan (variances)?

  7. Initiating Process Group: During which stage of Risk planning are risks prioritized based on probability and impact?

  8. Cost Management Plan: Is your organization certified as a supplier, wholesaler, regular dealer, or manufacturer of corresponding products/supplies?

  9. Procurement Audit: Was a formal review of tenders received undertaken?

  10. Activity Cost Estimates: What procedures are put in place regarding bidding and cost comparisons, if any?

Step-by-step and complete Functional Safety Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

2.0 Planning Process Group:

3.0 Executing Process Group:

  • 3.1 Team Member Status Report
  • 3.2 Change Request
  • 3.3 Change Log
  • 3.4 Decision Log
  • 3.5 Quality Audit
  • 3.6 Team Directory
  • 3.7 Team Operating Agreement
  • 3.8 Team Performance Assessment
  • 3.9 Team Member Performance Assessment
  • 3.10 Issue Log

4.0 Monitoring and Controlling Process Group:

  • 4.1 Functional Safety project Performance Report
  • 4.2 Variance Analysis
  • 4.3 Earned Value Status
  • 4.4 Risk Audit
  • 4.5 Contractor Status Report
  • 4.6 Formal Acceptance

5.0 Closing Process Group:

  • 5.1 Procurement Audit
  • 5.2 Contract Close-Out
  • 5.3 Functional Safety project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned



With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Functional Safety project with this in-depth Functional Safety Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Functional Safety projects, initiatives, organizations, businesses and processes using accepted diagnostic standards and practices
  • Implement evidence-based Best Practice strategies aligned with overall goals
  • Integrate recent advances in Functional Safety and put Process Design strategies into practice according to Best Practice guidelines

Defining, designing, creating, and implementing a process to solve a business challenge or meet a business objective is the most valuable role; In EVERY company, organization and department.

Unless you are talking a one-time, single-use project within a business, there should be a process. Whether that process is managed and implemented by humans, AI, or a combination of the two, it needs to be designed by someone with a complex enough perspective to ask the right questions. Someone capable of asking the right questions and step back and say, 'What are we really trying to accomplish here? And is there a different way to look at it?'

This Toolkit empowers people to do just that - whether their title is entrepreneur, manager, consultant, (Vice-)President, CxO etc... - they are the people who rule the future. They are the person who asks the right questions to make Functional Safety investments work better.

This Functional Safety All-Inclusive Toolkit enables You to be that person.


Includes lifetime updates

Every self assessment comes with Lifetime Updates and Lifetime Free Updated Books. Lifetime Updates is an industry-first feature which allows you to receive verified self assessment updates, ensuring you always have the most accurate information at your fingertips.