14 Jan 2014
Programme for Emerging Market Automobile Safety Conference published
Global NCAP will release the first-ever independent crash test results for some of India’s popular and important cars on 31 January 2014 at the Emerging Market Automobile Safety Conference in Delhi.
The conference is being organised by Global NCAP in association with the Institute of Road Traffic Education (IRTE) to be held at the College of Road Traffic Management, Faridabad in the NCR Delhi. It will examine the importance of motor vehicle safety as required under the United Nations Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020. The event will include a special focus on automobile safety in India and feature the release of crash test results of some popular and important small cars.
The Conference will also explore how regulatory standards in combination with consumer information and incentives can create a market for safer vehicles in the rapidly motorising nations of the emerging world. The deliberations will also explore the progress from improved crashworthiness to crash avoidance.
To view the full programme,.