Technical Regulations

Mission

The Technical Regulations WG represents CLEPA interests to the legislative authorities at the European Union (EC, EP and Council) and at the UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), with the aim of improving road safety and protection of the environment. It is also in charge of promoting worldwide harmonisation of technical regulations, in cooperation with Japanese and US components manufacturers.

Chairperson

Martin Gerstl
BOSCH

CLEPA Permanents

Alessandro Coda
Chief Technical Officer
Paolo Alburno
Director
Phone: +32 2 743 91 31
Fax: +32 2 732 00 55
E-mail: techsec@clepa.be

RECENT AGENDA TOPICS

Environment

Euro 5/6 emissions

CO2 emissions reduction

Particulate Measurement Programme

Hydrogen-powered vehicles

Bio-fuels

Materials reporting / IMDS

REACH implementation

ELV Directive

Noise of replacement silencers

Mobile Air Conditioners

Safety

Advanced Front Lighting Systems – Contour Markings – Daytime running lights

ESP

Pedestrian protection – Active Hoods

ISOFIX Child seats

Pyrotechnic articles for vehicles

Type Approval Directive – Spare parts authorisation

Global harmonisation on Braking, Pedestrian Protection, Safety Glazings, Head Restraints

EuroNCAP

SUB-WORKING GROUPS

A/C Systems

Alarm Systems/Immobilisers

Ban on Heavy Metals / Recycling

Batteries

Braking Systems

Bumpers; Frontal Impact

Catalytic Converters

Child Restraint Systems

CO2 emissions reduction

Door Locks/Hinges

Electric/Electronic Systems

EMC

Engine Cooling System

Engine Management/ Control of Emissions

EuroNCAP

Event Data Recorder (EDR)

Exhaust Systems/Silencers

Friction Materials and Linings

Frontal Impact

Heating Systems

Hydrogen Fuelled Vehicles

Ignition Equipment and Spark Plugs

Interior Fitting

ITS / eSafety

Lighting and Signalling

LPG/CNG Equipments

LVD (Low Voltage Directive)

Materials Fire Resistance

Mechanical Couplings

Noise

Pyrotechnic Initiators

REACH

Road Speed Limiters

Safety Belts/Airbags

Safety Glazing

Seats and Components

Steering Systems and Components

Suspension Systems

Transport Dangerous Goods

Windscreen - Wipers.

Wheels/Rims