Session 64 | Geneva | 11-14 Dec 2018
9. UN Regulation No. 17 (Strength of seats)

GRSP might resume consideration on a revised proposal to clarify the possibility of installing side-facing seats in buses of certain classes of vehicles. Moreover, GRSP might wish to resume consideration on a proposal (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2018/34) tabled by the experts from Japan and the European Commission, proposing to align UN Regulation No. 17 to the provisions of the draft UN GTR No. 7, Phase 2.

GRSP/2018/34 | UN R17: Proposal for the 10 series of amendments Proposal transposing the provisions of the draft GTR 7-Amendment 1 (aka Phase 2) into UN R17. Phase 2 addresses a new measurement procedure for the effective height of the head restraint and introduction of the Biofidelic Rear Impact Device (BioRID).
GRSP-64-21 | UN R17: Proposal for amendments Revised proposal (superseding GRSP-63-24) to clarify the possibility to install side-facing seats in buses of category M<sub>2</sub> and M<sub>3</sub> of classes A and I.
GRSP-64-25 | UN R17: Proposal for a 10 series of amendments Proposal to clarify the application of GTR 7 Phase 2 static alternative provisions and to modify the allowed range of tolerances under the backset retention and energy dissipations test.
GRSP-64-37 | UN R17: Presentation on the revision to align UN R17 with GTR 7 (document GRSP/2018/34)
GRSP-64-21
UN R17: Proposal for amendments (Germany)
11 Dec 2018 Working Party Informal Documents Strength of Seats, Anchorages, and Head Restraints Strength of Seats Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Seats, their Anchorages and any Head Restraints Revised proposal (superseding GRSP-63-24) to clarify the possibility to install side-facing seats in buses of category M<sub>2</sub> and M<sub>3</sub> of classes A and I. GRSP-64-0021
GRSP-64-25
UN R17: Proposal for a 10 series of amendments (CLEPA)
12 Dec 2018 Working Party Informal Documents Strength of Seats, Anchorages, and Head Restraints Strength of Seats Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Seats, their Anchorages and any Head Restraints Proposal to clarify the application of GTR 7 Phase 2 static alternative provisions and to modify the allowed range of tolerances under the backset retention and energy dissipations test. GRSP-64-0025
GRSP-64-37
UN R17: Presentation on the revision to align UN R17 with GTR 7 (document GRSP/2018/34) (EC and Japan)
13 Dec 2018 Working Party Informal Documents Strength of Seats, Anchorages, and Head Restraints Strength of Seats Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Seats, their Anchorages and any Head Restraints GRSP-64-0037
GRSP/2018/34
UN R17: Proposal for the 10 series of amendments (EC and Japan)
01 Oct 2018 Working Party Formal Documents Strength of Seats, Anchorages, and Head Restraints Strength of Seats Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Seats, their Anchorages and any Head Restraints Proposal transposing the provisions of the draft GTR 7-Amendment 1 (aka Phase 2) into UN R17. Phase 2 addresses a new measurement procedure for the effective height of the head restraint and introduction of the Biofidelic Rear Impact Device (BioRID). GRSP/2018/0034