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SSA Toolkit

SSA Assessment Form


SSA Assessment Form

SSA Assessment Form

The SSA Assessment Form supports the System Safety Assessment (SSA) method. It contains tables and templates that help you to include all the relevant information for each activity in the SSA process. It also assists in carrying out the risk calculations.

Terms and conditions

The SSA Assessment Form is © 2017, Cambridge Engineering Design Centre, University of Cambridge.

A copy of the form can be downloaded and printed for personal use.

The University of Cambridge shall not be liable for any indirect or consequential damage, injury (whether loss of profit, loss of business, depletion of goodwill or otherwise), costs, expenses or other claims for consequential compensation whatsoever (howsoever caused) which arise out of or in connection with the use of this document.

Small screenshot of the Set risk criteria page from the assessment form, showing tables to be completed with information for the SSA

The SSA Assessment Form helps to capture the relevant information for each activity in the SSA process


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Download the screen version (v1.4)

An Excel spreadsheet designed to be completed on a computer. The forms are sized for a laptop or desktop screen, and risk scores are calculated automatically.

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Download the print version (v1.4)

A pdf document designed to be printed out and completed on paper. The forms are formatted to print properly in landspace orientation on A3 or A4 paper.