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The Safety Critical Systems Handbook, 4th Edition by Kenneth L. Simpson, David J. Smith

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Chapter 12

Burner Control Assessment (Example)

Abstract

This chapter consists of a possible report of an integrity study on a proposed replacement burner control system. The requirement, herein, involves the high-demand table and the target is expressed as a failure rate.

Keywords

Assessment; Design overview; Failures; Fault tree logic; Integrity requirements; MTBF; Safety integrity study
 
This chapter consists of a possible report of an integrity study on a proposed replacement burner control system. Unlike Chapter 11, the requirement involves the high-demand table and the target is expressed as a failure rate.
This is not intended as a MODEL report but an example of a typical approach. The reader may care to study it in the light of this book and ...

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