UN R79: Proposal for amendments to GRRF/2018/10
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Proposal of amendments to the proposal to introduce provisions for the approval of Remote Control Manoeuvring (RCM) systems, defined as driver-actuated systems on off-road vehicles used for navigating exceptionally difficult terrain. OICA seeks to cover remote control applications for low speed manoeuvring not addressed in the original UK proposal.

Reference Number: GRRF-86-15
Origin: OICA
Date: 7 February 2018
Proposal Status: Superseded
Related Documents:
GRRF/2018/10 | Proposal for a Supplement to Regulation No. 79
GRVA/2018/3 | UN R79: Proposal for a supplement
Working Party on Brakes and Running Gear | Session 86 | 12-16 Feb 2018

45. The expert from UK introduced ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRRF/2018/10, proposing to include provisions applicable for Remote Control Manoeuvring (RCM) in UN Regulation No. 79. GRRF welcomed the proposal, noting that some vehicles were already delivered with this feature. GRRF agreed to insert provisions on RCM in UN Regulation No. 79. The proposal received a number of comments from Contracting Parties and from OICA, as reflected in GRRF-86-15.

46. The expert from UK volunteered to submit a revised proposal for consideration at the September 2018 session of GRRF and invited interested experts to contribute to this work stream.