OICA comments on document GRRF/2017/8 (UN R79)
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OICA comments and questions regarding the EC proposal to amend the UN R79 annex on complex electronic systems to require auditing of methodologies used to ensure system safety at both concept and system level.

Reference Number: GRRF-83-20
Origin: OICA
Date: 25 January 2017
Proposal Status: Superseded
Related Documents:
GRRF/2017/8 | Proposal for amendments to Regulation No. 79
WP.29/2018/35 | UN R79: Proposal for the 03 series of amendments
Working Party on Brakes and Running Gear | Session 83 | 23-27 Jan 2017

55. The expert from the European Commission introduced ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRRF/2017/8 proposing clarifications in Annex 6, dealing with the Complex Electronic provisions. The proposal received written comments (GRRF-83-20 and GRRF-83-24) from the experts from the Netherlands and from OICA. GRRF combined the comments received as reproduced in GRRF-83-29.

56. GRRF agreed with the Chair’s proposal to convene an informal meeting to further develop the document on the basis of the comments received. The expert from UK volunteered to convene a meeting end of April or beginning of May.