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Future Events

Process Safety Time and SIF Response Specifications.
26th September 2022

The session was be presented by Harvey Dearden, SIG Exec Chair. 

Many thanks to Harvey and 150 participants for this webinar. We aim to provide a video recording of the presentation and Briefing Notes of the content on or around Monday 3rd October 2022.


Functional safety assessments -chore or beneficial?
21st november 2022

The session will be presented by Dave Green, SIG Exec member.

Tickets available at: 


Past Events


Process Safety Time and SIF Response Specifications

Presented by FS-Chair, Harvey Dearden.

Presentation and Briefing Note to appear here later.


LOPA considerations

Presented by FS-SIG Chair, Harvey Dearden to the Central North West Section of the Institute.


Meet the SIG's - 7th July 2021

A series of presentations by InstMC SIG representatives describing the role of each SIG.

The the Functional Safety SIG Presentation given by David Green.


Hazardex 2020

Workshop - 27th February 2020 - “What will be in IEC 61511 Ed3"


Functional safety 2018 - "Hints, tips & pitfalls"

Held on 21sy November 2018 - A series of presentation to assist with managing and administering Functional Safety:

A sample of the presentations:

SIF Design & Compliance Evaluation



functional safety 2017 - conference & exhibition

A two day conference and exhibition held at Birchwood Conference Centre in Warrington on 21st and 22nd of November 2017.

The conference brought together the many and diverse disciplines engaged in functional safety with the aim of bringing people up to date with the standards, providing a platform for the presentation of new techniques and technology, and dissemination of valuable lessons learned from project experiences.

The conference was structured around four key topic areas with the use of specific “break out” sessions. Focusing on how functional safety engineering, and functional safety standards, are adapting to meet these new challenges.



functional safety 2016 - conference & exhibition

A two day conference and exhibition held at the Welcome Foundation in London on 8th and 9th of November 2016.