Driver assistance systems are becoming more and more prevalent in today’s motor vehicles, offering not only more convenience for the driver, but also helping to protect the environment. The start-stop system, for example, saves fuel, thus saving the driver money, as well as reducing CO2 emissions. The functional safety – standardised in the automotive industry to ISO 26262 – warrants special attention.

etamax space supports car manufacturer’s electronics development in all areas of functional safety, thus assuming the role of safety manager. The tasks include as follows:

  • Collaboration on the hazard and risk analysis and FMEA
  • Drawing-up of the safety concept
  • Advising suppliers in all FS-related matters
  • Verification and validation, as well as evaluation of the test results
  • Creation of the proof of safety
Customer:

Volkswagen

Tasks:
  • Hazard- and risik analysis
  • FMEA
  • Drawing-up of the safety concept
  • Advising suppliers
  • Verification and validation of the test results
  • Evaluation of the test results
  • Creation of the proof of safety
Techniques and Tools:
  • ISO 26262
  • PHApro
  • DOORS