Duty of care and engineering functional-safety standards

  • Peter Bernard Ladkin

Abstract

This paper considers the interactions between engineering standards and legal principles, but its author is not a lawyer and the paper does not consider the position in English law in any detail. Its purpose is to try to foster a deeper awareness of the issues.

Index words: automated systems, engineered systems, duty of care, health and safety law, United Kingdom

Published
2019-12-04
Section
Articles