EFA accepted to be part of the Advisory Board of the Swiss ViDriS Project on driving training with the latest technology simulators. V i D r i S Virtual Driving School
From July 26th to 28th in Germany, there was the General Assembly of FEVR, the European Federation of Road Victims. EFA is very proud to have participated. The two Associations set up a new collaboration and will soon sign a Memorandum of Understanding. FEVR General Assembly full day programme: See here.
A Spanish delegation met with the managers of the DG Move, Driving license area. As you know, DG MOVE intends to modify the annex of Directive 2006/126 CE on motorcycles for obtaining the A2 driving license, lowering the range from 400cc to 250cc. It will remain the minimum engine power of 20 kW. The first…
EFA has been invited by DG Move as expert in the field of training. EFA Secretary General will participate an the 8th morning session on the subject of “Automation: legislative implications for professional road transport”.https://www.digitaltransport.eu/2019 Invitation to the Digital Transport Days – Helsinki
We are in contact with the national and european institutions to understand how best to deal with the issue (cancel the Code with a short examination or just doing training). We’ve created a working group in this topic. We will update you when we obtain more information.
https://youtu.be/Z9XUA159V7w Watch the video broadcast during the congress of the CNPA Education and Road Safety held in Nantes from 7 to 9 June 2019.
EFA & AIPSS organized on May 16th in Brussels the workshop: Autonomous Vehicles and Road Safety: Towards new training modules for drivers and driving instructors
The road mobility environment is continuously evolving and vehicle types are beginning to change as a result of increasing levels of automation: at the present vehicle SAE2 are already circulating and the SAE3 ones are close to be deployed; their interaction with conventional vehicles and other road users, particularly the vulnerable ones are an increasing…