This White Paper will review the purpose and usage of an SRS, some of the issues that have
been observed in SRS’s produced by various organizations, provide some practical
suggestions for SRS preparation, and discuss the advantages of a Data-Driven SRS. This
paper also is the first part of multiple white papers that will provide a user with a reference
on the details and best practices for development of Safety Requirements Specifications and management of SIS’s, SIFs and Input and Output using SLM.