Document WP.29-170-28
Information on initial UNECE and UNSG's Envoy for road safety consultations on possible industry self-commitment on minimum safety

Taking account of the objectives of the Decade of Action for Road Safety and the Sustainable Development Goal 3.6 on road safety, the UNECE secretariat together with the UNSG’s Envoy for Road Safety worked on consultations on possible industry self-commitment on minimum safety.

Discussions and Outcomes
170th WP.29 session (15-18 Nov 2016)

101. The secretariat informed the participants about an initiative of the Special Envoy for Road Safety of the United Nations Secretary-General for a voluntary commitment from the automotive industry to only market vehicles fulfilling a minimum set of United Nations vehicle safety regulations.