GTR 6: Comment on Amendment 2
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Proposal for an amendment to provide for the optional use of laminated-glass panes meeting mechanical strength requirements in front, exterior, forward-facing glazing of upper deck of double decked buses instead of laminated windscreen. This is in line with similar proposal discussed in 114th session of GRSG for UN Regulation No. 43.

Reference Number: GRSG-115-38
Origin: India
Date: 12 October 2018
Proposal Status: Superseded
Related Documents:
GRSG/2019/4 | GTR 6: Proposal for Amendment 2
GRSG/2019/35 | GTR 6: Proposal for Amendment 2
Discussion(s):
Working Party on General Safety | Session 115 | 9-12 Oct 2018

18. As a follow-up of WP.29-175-30, the expert from India introduced GRSG-115-38 to align UN GTR No. 6 on the optional use of laminated-glass panes with improved mechanical properties especially those for the front, exterior, forward-facing glazing of the upper deck of a double-deck vehicle. GRSG welcomed the proposal and agreed to resume consideration at its next session in April 2019. The secretariat was requested to circulate GRSG-115-38 with an official symbol.