Date: Tuesday 05 November 2019, -, Location : Vienna (AU), Contact : UIP Staff
Joint meeting of the UIP Topical Committees Safety & Interop
The main activities of the TC Interop cover:
Managing the issues related to freight wagons including ERA recommendations to the European Commission for update and revision of the Technical Specifications for Interoperability (TSIs)
Coordination of TSI-related activities with the European Standardisation Bodies (CEN/CENELEC, ETSI), the Notified Bodies (NB-Rail) and National Safety Authorities (NSA).
Managing issues relating to the maintenance and the technical management of freight wagons
The TC Safety follows at international level all the works of the UNECE RIS/ADR/ADN Joint Committee, the OTIF RID Expert committee and the related subgroups on Dangerous Goods Regulation (RID).
In addition the activities cover issues relaing to safety regulations at European level (ECM, CSM, ...).