An expert opinion shall be compiled for a level crossing accident. The aim is to assess the cause of the accident and the consecutively actions in order to re-establish the railway operation. The expert opinion was part of a court case.
The CERSS Kompetenzzentrum Bahnsicherungstechnik GmbH (centre of competence of railway signalling), a company of the CERSS group, is concerned with providing engineering and research services as well as expertise and certification in the fields of transport engineering and safety technology, especially with regard to railway systems.
Within CERSS exists the Inspection Body CKBIS. The Eisenbahn-Bundesamt (German Federal Railway Authority – EBA) has accredited CKBIS as an Assessment Body.