Working Party
Session 53 | Geneva | 13-17 May 2013
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GRSP/53
Report of the GRSP on its 53rd session
17 Jun 2013 Working Party Report GRSP-2013-0053
GRSP-53-01
Running order of the provisional agenda of the 53rd GRSP session
02 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents GRSP-53-0001
GRSP-53-02
Contribution to the discussions to amend UN Regulation No. 29 (OICA)
07 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Commercial Vehicle Cab Occupant Protection Commercial Vehicle Cabs Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Protection of the Occupants of the Cab of a Commercial Vehicles Discussion paper on the proposal to revise the scope of UN R29 to cover N3 vehicles and N2 vehicles with a gross vehicle mass exceeding 7.5t with a separate driver's cab and to N1 vehicles and N2 vehicles with a gross vehicle mass not exceeding 7.5t with regard to the protection of the occupants of the cab. GRSP-53-0002
GRSP-53-03
Proposal to include all N Category vehicles within the scope of UN Regulation No. 29 (Russia)
08 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Commercial Vehicle Cab Occupant Protection Commercial Vehicle Cabs Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Protection of the Occupants of the Cab of a Commercial Vehicles With reference to Sweden's proposal to revise the scope of UN R29 (document GRSP/2013/9), Russia recommends examples of N Category vehicles presently outside the Swedish proposal for inclusion within the scope of the regulation. GRSP-53-0003
GRSP-53-04
Final Report of the Informal Working Group on a Pole Side Impact GTR
13 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Pole Side Impact Protection (PSI) Pole Side Impact GRSP-53-0004
GRSP-53-04/Rev.1
Final Report of the Informal Working Group on a Pole Side Impact GTR (revised) (Australia)
16 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Pole Side Impact Protection (PSI) Pole Side Impact GRSP-53-0004/Rev.1
GRSP-53-05
Proposal for amendment of the draft gtr on pole side impact (Australia)
13 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Pole Side Impact Protection (PSI) Pole Side Impact Proposal to correct and refine the draft global technical regulation on pole side-impact protection (document GRSP/2013/7) by the chair of the PSI informal working group. GRSP-53-0005
GRSP-53-06
Report of the Informal Working Group on Global Technical Regulation No. 7
13 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Head Restraints Head Restraints Global Technical Regulation No. 7: Head Restraints GRSP-53-0006
GRSP-53-07
Guidelines for Improvement of Vehicle Safety Regarding Infant-Carrying Vehicles (Japan)
13 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Construction of Coaches and Buses Coach and Bus Construction Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Category M2 or M3 Vehicles with regard to their General Construction Japanese policy group recommendations for safety enhancements to transport vehicles (such as school buses and vans) intended to carry small children. GRSP-53-0007
GRSP-53-08
Development of Guidelines for Improvement of Vehicle Safety Regarding Infant-Carrying Vehicles (Japan)
13 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Construction of Coaches and Buses Coach and Bus Construction Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Category M2 or M3 Vehicles with regard to their General Construction Presentation urging development of global standards to enhance the safety of transport vehicles intended to carry small children. GRSP-53-0008
GRSP-53-09
Discussion of IWVTA technical requirement priorities relevant to GRSP
13 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents International Whole Vehicle Type Approval System (IWVTA) International Whole Vehicle Type Approval UN Regulation No. 0 on uniform provisions concerning the International Whole Vehicle Type Approval GRSP-53-0009
GRSP-53-10
Progress report of the informal group on Rechargeable Energy Storage Systems
13 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Rechargeable Energy Storage Systems REESS This project aims to amend existing UN Regulations. Construction and Safety of Electric Powertrains Electric Powertrain Vehicles Uniform provisions concerning the approval of vehicles with regard to specific requirements for the electric power train GRSP-53-0010
GRSP-53-11
Proposal for amendment to UN Regulation No. 14 (Germany)
13 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Safety-Belt and ISOFIX Anchorages Safety-Belt/ISOFIX Anchorages Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to Safety-belt Anchorages, ISOFIX Anchorages Systems and ISOFIX Top Tether Anchorages The current text of UN R14 requires the installation of two ISOFIX anchorages in a vehicle. Vehicles with only one seat row are exempted from this requirement. This document proposes to introduce provisions for at least one set of ISOFIX anchorages in vehicles having only one seat row or having several seat rows with only one seat per row. GRSP-53-0011
GRSP-53-12
Proposal for amendments to UN Regulation No. 11 (Germany)
13 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Door Latches and Door Retention Components Door Latches Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with Regard to Door Latches and Door Retention Components Certain anti-theft systems fully lock every door and window in a vehicle and also deactivate interior unlock controls. This can lead to a situation where an occupant can be locked inside a vehicle with no means of exit save to break a window. This proposal would require countermeasures to prevent such a situation. GRSP-53-0012
GRSP-53-13
Proposal for amendment of the draft gtr on pole side impact (USA)
14 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Pole Side Impact Protection (PSI) Pole Side Impact Proposed changes to the draft global technical regulation on pole side-impact protection. GRSP-53-0013
GRSP-53-14
GTR7 Phase II Informal Working Group: Update and Review
14 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Head Restraints Head Restraints Global Technical Regulation No. 7: Head Restraints GRSP-53-0014
GRSP-53-15
Proposal to increase the absolute height of head restraints under GTR No. 7 (Netherlands)
14 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Head Restraints Head Restraints Global Technical Regulation No. 7: Head Restraints Proposal to specify a head restraint height between 720 mm and 830 mm pursuant to the work on phase 2 of GTR No. 7 which includes a new method for measuring the effective height of head restraints. GRSP-53-0015
GRSP-53-16
Explanation of the new GTR No. 7 method for measurement of effective head restraint height (Netherlands)
14 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Head Restraints Head Restraints Global Technical Regulation No. 7: Head Restraints GRSP-53-0016
GRSP-53-17
Proposal on actual needed height of head restraints (Netherlands)
14 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Head Restraints Head Restraints Global Technical Regulation No. 7: Head Restraints Presentation in support of the proposal for increased head restraint height. GRSP-53-0017
GRSP-53-18
Progress on ASEAN NCAP (ASEAN NCAP)
14 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents GRSP-53-0018
GRSP-53-19
Proposal for amendments to the draft pole side impact GTR (France)
15 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Pole Side Impact Protection (PSI) Pole Side Impact Proposal to include a paragraph presenting French cost-benefit data for improved side impact protection in light vehicles. France does not believe PSI is beneficial to commercial vehicles. GRSP-53-0019
GRSP-53-20
Japan’s Comment on Injury Criteria for Amendment of R94 (Japan)
15 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Occupant Protection in Frontal Collisions Frontal Collision Protection Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Protection of the Occupants in the Event of a Frontal Collision Japanese data, especially concerning elderly occupants, relating to the discussions on the use of a full width rigid barrier (FWRB) test compared with the offset deformable barrier (ODB) test in the UN regulation on frontal collision protection. GRSP-53-0020
GRSP-53-21
Proposal for a new Regulation on Child Restraints Systems – Phase 2 (France)
15 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Enhanced Child Restraint Systems Enhanced Child Restraints Regulation on uniform provisions concerning the approval of enhanced Child Restraint Systems used onboard of motor vehicles. Working draft with markups of the next phase in the development of the enhanced child restraint systems regulation. GRSP-53-0021
GRSP-53-22
Status report of the informal group on Enhanced Child Restraint Systems (UTAC)
15 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Enhanced Child Restraint Systems Enhanced Child Restraints Regulation on uniform provisions concerning the approval of enhanced Child Restraint Systems used onboard of motor vehicles. GRSP-53-0022
GRSP-53-23
Proposal for a global technical regulation on Pole Side Impact (with track changes) (Australia)
16 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Pole Side Impact Protection (PSI) Pole Side Impact Draft GTR presented for consideration to the Working Party on Passive Safety. GRSP-53-0023
GRSP-53-24
CLEPA analysis: Future i-Size approval possibilities (CLEPA)
16 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Child Restraint Systems Child Restraint Systems Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Restraining Devices for Child Occupants of Power-driven Vehicles ("Child Restraint System") Enhanced Child Restraint Systems Enhanced Child Restraints Regulation on uniform provisions concerning the approval of enhanced Child Restraint Systems used onboard of motor vehicles. Review of open issues concerning ISOFIX child restraint systems. GRSP-53-0024
GRSP-53-25
Status report of the informal group on Frontal Impact (UTAC)
16 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Occupant Protection in Frontal Collisions Frontal Collision Protection Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Protection of the Occupants in the Event of a Frontal Collision GRSP-53-0025
GRSP-53-26
Working draft of amendments to UN Regulation No. 94
16 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Occupant Protection in Frontal Collisions Frontal Collision Protection Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Protection of the Occupants in the Event of a Frontal Collision Current draft of amendments under development by the informal working group on Frontal Impact GRSP-53-0026
GRSP-53-27
Proposals for supplements to the 01 series of amendments and the 02 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 94
17 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Occupant Protection in Frontal Collisions Frontal Collision Protection Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Protection of the Occupants in the Event of a Frontal Collision Proposals from the GRSP chair for Supplement 5 to the 01 series of amendments and for Supplement 5 to the 02 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 94. The supplements add that in cases where a vehicle has no sun visor or roof, the airbag warning label shall be positioned where it is clearly visible at all times. GRSP-53-0027
GRSP-53-28
Draft fourth progress report of the informal group on Phase 2 of GTR No. 9
17 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Pedestrian Safety Pedestrian Safety (GTR) Global Technical Regulation No. 9: Pedestrian Safety Update on the development of a proposal to amend the pedestrian safety GTR by introducing the flexible pedestrian legform impactor (FlexPLI) as the single harmonized test tool. GRSP-53-0028
GRSP-53-29
GTR No. 9 – Draft proposal for Amendment 2
18 May 2013 Working Party Informal Documents Pedestrian Safety Pedestrian Safety (GTR) Global Technical Regulation No. 9: Pedestrian Safety Draft text of provisions for insertion into the global technical regulation on pedestrian safety protection to enable use of the flexible pedestrian lower legform impactor (FlexPLI), prepared by the chairman of the informal working group on the global technical regulation No. 9 (Pedestrian safety)-Phase 2. GRSP-53-0029
GRSP/2013/1
Annotated provisional agenda for the 53rd GRSP session
18 Feb 2013 Working Party Agenda GRSP/2013/0001
GRSP/2013/2
Proposal for a global technical regulation on Pole Side Impact (Australia)
25 Feb 2013 Working Party Formal Documents Pole Side Impact Protection (PSI) Pole Side Impact Text of the proposed new regulation on pole side impact prepared by Australia on behalf of the GRSP expert group on Pole Side Impact (PSI). Text in brackets remains to be added and/or developed further by the PSI expert group under GRSP guidance. GRSP/2013/0002
GRSP/2013/3
Proposal for Supplement 5 to the 07 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 14 (OICA)
25 Feb 2013 Working Party Formal Documents Safety-Belt and ISOFIX Anchorages Safety-Belt/ISOFIX Anchorages Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to Safety-belt Anchorages, ISOFIX Anchorages Systems and ISOFIX Top Tether Anchorages Text from the International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers (OICA) proposing to introduce exemptions for vehicles not intended for transporting children during normal use. GRSP/2013/0003
GRSP/2013/4
Proposal for Supplement 5 to the 07 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 14 (OICA)
25 Feb 2013 Working Party Formal Documents Safety-Belt and ISOFIX Anchorages Safety-Belt/ISOFIX Anchorages Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to Safety-belt Anchorages, ISOFIX Anchorages Systems and ISOFIX Top Tether Anchorages Text from the International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers (OICA) proposing to exempt vehicles with one seating position per row from ISOFIX provisions since compliance would require fitment to the driver's seat. GRSP/2013/0004
GRSP/2013/5
Proposal for Supplement 2 to the 08 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 17 (Germany)
25 Feb 2013 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 Text prepared by Germany proposing to introduce new provisions for folding seats. . GRSP/2013/0005
GRSP/2013/6
Draft supplements to Regulations Nos. 12, 94 and 95 (OICA)
27 Feb 2013 Working Party Formal Documents Steering Mechanism Impact Protection Steering Mechanism Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with Regard to the Protection of the Driver Against the Steering Mechanism in the Event of Impact Occupant Protection in Frontal Collisions Frontal Collision Protection Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Protection of the Occupants in the Event of a Frontal Collision Occupant Protection in Lateral Collisions Lateral Collision Protection Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Protection of the Occupants in the Event of a Lateral Collision Text from the International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers (OICA) proposing provisions for the coupling systems for charging the Rechargeable Energy Storage System (REESS). GRSP/2013/0006
GRSP/2013/7
Proposal for a global technical regulation on Pole Side Impact (with track changes) (Australia)
27 Feb 2013 Working Party Formal Documents Pole Side Impact Protection (PSI) Pole Side Impact Draft text for a global technical regulation on pole side-impact protection, including markup of revisions from the earlier text. GRSP/2013/0007
GRSP/2013/8
Proposal for Supplement 5 to the 06 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 16 (Sweden)
25 Feb 2013 Working Party Formal Documents Safety belts and related systems Safety belt systems Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of: I. Safety-belts, Restraint Systems, Child Restraint Systems and ISOFIX Child Restraint Systems for Occupants of Power-driven Vehicles II. Vehicles Equipped with Safety-belts, Safety-belt Reminders, Restraint Systems, Child Restraint Systems and ISOFIX Child Restraint Systems Text from Sweden to clarify the risk of installing a rearward-facing child restraint in a seating position that is equipped with a frontal airbag and to align the labeling requirements with new requirements of UN Regulation No. 94 on frontal impacts. GRSP/2013/0008
GRSP/2013/9
Proposal for amendment to the 03 series of amendments to UN Regulation 29 (Sweden)
25 Feb 2013 Working Party Formal Documents Commercial Vehicle Cab Occupant Protection Commercial Vehicle Cabs Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Protection of the Occupants of the Cab of a Commercial Vehicles Proposal from Sweden to clarify that the requirements and test methods in the 03 series of amendments are limited to category N3 vehicles and category N2 vehicles with a gross vehicle mass exceeding 7.5 tons. GRSP/2013/0009
GRSP/2013/10
Draft Supplement 8 to UN Regulation No. 44 (Japan)
25 Feb 2013 Working Party Formal Documents Child Restraint Systems Child Restraint Systems Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Restraining Devices for Child Occupants of Power-driven Vehicles ("Child Restraint System") Text from Japan proposing to extend the overturning test to a broader range of child restraint systems. GRSP/2013/0010
GRSP/2013/11
Draft Supplement 3 to the 01 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 100 (OICA)
27 Feb 2013 Working Party Formal Documents Construction and Safety of Electric Powertrains Electric Powertrain Vehicles Uniform provisions concerning the approval of vehicles with regard to specific requirements for the electric power train Text from the International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers (OICA) proposing to remove unnecessary constraints to electric vehicle systems having a working voltage of 48 V and to adapt the safety provisions to this technology. GRSP/2013/0011
GRSP/2013/12
Proposal for Supplement 2 to Regulation [129] (Enhanced Child Restraint Systems-ECRS) (France)
27 Feb 2013 Working Party Formal Documents Enhanced Child Restraint Systems Enhanced Child Restraints Regulation on uniform provisions concerning the approval of enhanced Child Restraint Systems used onboard of motor vehicles. Text prepared by France to introduce all the modifications suggested by the experts of the informal working group on child restraint systems. GRSP/2013/0012
GRSP/2013/13
Proposal for Supplement 5 to the 06 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 16 (OICA)
30 Apr 2013 Working Party Formal Documents Safety belts and related systems Safety belt systems Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of: I. Safety-belts, Restraint Systems, Child Restraint Systems and ISOFIX Child Restraint Systems for Occupants of Power-driven Vehicles II. Vehicles Equipped with Safety-belts, Safety-belt Reminders, Restraint Systems, Child Restraint Systems and ISOFIX Child Restraint Systems Proposal to further clarify the risk of installing a rearward-facing child restraint in a seating position that is equipped with a frontal airbag. The text is based on a document GRSP-52-06 as discussed during the 52nd GRSP session (document GRSP-52, para. 23). GRSP/2013/0013