Proposal for Supplement 1 to the UN Regulation on Pole Side Impact in its original version and to the 01 series of amendments
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The scope of the new Global Technical Regulation on Pole Side Impact includes vehicles of category N1 (limited to GVM < 3.5 t) and vehicles of category M1 (without mass limit). However, the vehicle fleet includes a small number of M1 vehicles with a GVW > 3.5t which are based on vehicles of category N2, N3, M2 or M3. Based on the OICA proposal (document GRSP-56-12) and ensuing discussions, Australia proposes to limit the scope of the GTR to both M1 vehicles under 3.5 t maximum vehicle mass and to certain N1 vehicles based on geometric measurements.

Reference Number: GRSP-56-33
Origin: Australia
Date: 11 December 2014
Proposal Status: Superseded
Related Documents:
GRSP-56-12 | Proposal for Supplement 1 and for Supplement 1 to the 01 series of amendments to the UN Regulation on Pole Side Impact
WP.29/2014/79 | Proposal for a new Regulation on Pole Side Impact (PSI)
WP.29/2015/54 | Proposal for Supplement 1 to Regulation No. 135
WP.29/2015/71 | Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. [135]
Discussion(s):
Working Party on Passive Safety | Session 56 | 9-12 Dec 2014

48. The expert from Australia introduced GRSP-56-33 (superseding GRSP-56-12), to clarify the scope of the UN Regulation. GRSP adopted the proposal as reproduced in Annex VII of this report. The secretariat was requested to submit the proposal to WP.29 and AC.1, for consideration and vote at their June 2015 sessions, as draft Supplement 1 to the new UN Regulation on Pole Side Impact.