Skip to content
Contact an Expert

The Compliance Manager’s Guide To Understanding The Benefits Of Hazard-Based Safety Design

Meeting the Requirements of the New IEC 62368-1 Standard

The new global safety standard for consumer electronics apparatus, information and communications technology equipment is IEC 62368-1. For compliance managers, adoption of IEC 62368-1 means changing organizational focus from a product liability emphasis to a hazard-based safety engineering approach. Hazard-based engineering enables risks to be better controlled rather than passively avoided, potentially resulting in simpler product designs. By encouraging your organization to embrace a hazard-based approach to product design, compliance can be transformed from a perceived or real complicating factor to a strong competitive advantage. Compliance to this new standard is set for June 19, 2019.

In this whitepaper we explore:

  • How IEC 62368-1 will benefit you
  • Hazard-based design process
  • Six steps to successful implementation
  • Simpler and more cost-efficient designs

Contact Standards Research

Are you interested in learning more about our research? Email us at [email protected].

Join the Research Community

Join the CSA Community today so you can keep informed about research that is critical to standards development

When you join the CSA Community, you’ll gain access to the CSA Group Research Space. You can learn about current studies, get the latest information on upcoming programs, ask questions, andget involved in future research.

Contact an

We’re always here to help. Let’s talk.

We’re here to answer your questions and help you get started right away. Call or send us a message anytime.

Contact Us