Functional Safety Management Process Certificate

Functional Safety Management Process Certificate

Hitex GmbH is pleased to announce that it has successfully achieved certification for its Functional Safety Management Process. This certification underlines Hitex's commitment and ability to deliver products and solutions of the highest quality and safety that meet the specific requirements of the automotive and railway industries.
During the certification process, Hitex's internal processes, methods and procedures were extensively reviewed to ensure that they meet the stringent requirements of Functional Safety Management.

The recognized certification body TÜV SÜD Product Service GmbH certifies that Hitex has a management system that meets the requirements of the following standards:
ISO 26262-2:2018
ISO 26262-3:2018
ISO 26262-4:2018
ISO 26262-5:2018
ISO 26262-6:2018
ISO 26262-8:2018
ISO 26262-9:2018
EN 50126-1:2017
EN 50126-2:2017
EN 50128:2011/AMD2:2020
EN 50129:2018/AC:2019

The results were documented in a report and can be read here:

ISO 26262 is a standard for safety-related electrical/electronic systems in motor vehicles. It defines the procedure model, including required activities, work products, and methods in development and production. EN 50128 is a European process standard for safety-related railway software. EN 50126 for railway applications describes the specification and verification of reliability, availability, maintainability and safety (RAMS).

Hitex's Functional Safety Management Process comprises a comprehensive and structured approach to ensuring safety and quality in the relevant areas of the company. This process includes the implementation of proven methods and procedures to identify, analyze and integrate safety-critical requirements into the entire product development process. In addition, the process includes regular reviews, training and continuous improvement to ensure that the highest safety standards are met and innovation is not compromised.
Matthias Spranz, Head of Engineering at Hitex GmbH, confirms: "The successful certification of our Functional Safety Management process is a testament to our unwavering commitment to delivering products of the highest quality and safety to the automotive and railway industries. At Hitex, we are proud that our internal processes meet the stringent requirements of these norms and do not compromise our ability to innovate. This certification confirms the confidence our customers can have in our products and underlines Hitex's competitiveness in these demanding and safety-critical industries.”

Press Contact: Roland Bickel, Tel. +49 (0)721 9628-134, roland.bickel(at)