Functional Safety Managers under the regime of ISO 26262 are exposed to legal liabilities. The term „independence“ of functional safety managers should be deleted in the next revision of the norm to avoid legal implications in a technical norm. The following article is the translation of a contribution to the new publication INTER of March 2013.
ISO 26262 – Functional Safety in Personal Vehicles: Responsibilities and Liabilities of Functional Safety Managers
International automotive and supplier industry VDA 2 (2012) Quality management VDA Maturty level assurance ISO 26262 ISO TS 16949 VDA Failure analysis field Product liability APQP and PPAP Risk management Technical Standards Supplier management European law General Terms & Conditions United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG) Quality Assurance Agreement Product safety Compliance Complaint management recall campaigns Business interruptions Incoming inspections Tools Contract management delay in delivery General Conditions of Purchase Compensation of damages General Conditions of Sale