Working Party on Passive Safety | Session 55 | 19-23 May 2014
Agenda Item 18.
Regulation No. 129 ( Enhanced Child Restraint Systems )

29. The expert from France, Chair of the IWG on Enhanced Child Restraint Systems (ECRS), introduced: (i) the status report of the progress of his group (GRSP-55-34-Rev.1) and (ii) the latest update of the draft 01 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 129 that incorporates provisions for booster seats (GRSP-55-08, superseding ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2014/7). The expert from OICA gave a presentation (GRSP-55-35) on a possible child restraint fixture, covering booster seats for children older than 4 years. GRSP agreed to refer GRSP-55-08 back to the IWG and to resume consideration of this agenda item at its December 2014 session on the basis of an updated proposal submitted by the IWG on ECRS.

30. Finally, GRSP considered GRSP-55-37 and GRSP-55-38 tabled by the expert from CLEPA, as a basis for a draft brochure, in the framework of a coordinated information campaign on UN Regulation No. 129. GRSP requested its experts to provide a final text for the December 2014 session of GRSP.

GRSP-55-08 Updated proposal of amendments to the draft 01 series of amendment to Regulation No. 129
GRSP-55-34/Rev.1 UN Regulation No. 129 current and future development
GRSP-55-35 Child safety with respect to vehicle protection and booster seats - a proposal for a CRF for children > 4yo (OICA and Volvo Group)
GRSP-55-37 i-Size Pillars (principles supporting new CRS requirements) (CLEPA)
GRSP-55-38 Q&A on i-size child restraint systems (Britax Römer)
GRSP-55-39 Child Restraint Systems: A Study on Shield Systems (France)
GRSP/2014/7 Draft 01 series of amendment to Regulation No. 129 (France)