Dr. David J. Smith BSC, PHD, CENG, FIET, FCQI, HONSFSARS, MIGEM.
With over 40 years of direct experience concerning reliability, safety and software quality within the functional safety arena, David is a renowned contributor in the industry.
As a major contributor to national and international standards on functional safety-integrity and creator of four reliability data and prediction software packages, David provides in-house training workshops in safety-integrity, reliability and software quality.
He was the president of the Safety and Reliability Society 2000/03 and Chairman of the Institution of Gas Engineers Committee which produces the industry recommendations on programmable safety critical systems relating to IEC 61508.
Safety Critical Systems Handbook
David is recognised as an authority on reliability, safety and quality having written eight published works. The most recent of these are ‘Reliability, Maintainability and Risk’, currently in its eighth edition and ‘Safety Critical Systems Handbook’. Both can be purchased on Amazon by clicking on the links.