Automotive Functional Safety

Functional safety evaluation services for the automotive industry


CSA Group evaluates vehicle components to determine if they meet regulatory requirements. We evaluate according to North American, European, and other international and national standards.

One-stop-shop for your evaluation needs: With experience working with customers in the automotive industry, as well as the functional safety space, we understand and test to the many safety analysis requirements of ISO 26262. This allows us to cover multiple standard requirements, including:

  • Preliminary Design Review and Gap Analysis
  • Failure Mode Effect and Diagnostic Analysis (FMEDA) Hardware Assessment and ASIL Determination
  • Assessment of supporting Functional Safety Management
  • Letter of Attestation

CSA Group also offers ISO 26262 training through face-to-face or virtual meetings, workshops, or training sessions to educate your key stakeholders and share our knowledge about applicable standards and their requirements, the approach to applicable tests and evaluations, and how we interpret the text of some standards.

In addition to Functional Safety, CSA Group understands the unique challenges of a technology-driven industry and provides a suite of services that provide customers with the support they need to achieve compliance, such as:

  • Automotive EMC Testing
  • Environmental Simulation Testing
  • Global Market Access
  • Technical Information Service


In addition to thorough testing of vehicles and vehicle components, we offer services for the evaluation and certification of functional safety.

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