January 20, 2009
Road safety – Practical implications of the revised EN 12195-1 load securing norm, presented by Mr. Bart van Rens from Ewals Cargo Care, member of the Dutch National Measurement Institute. The revised norm has the full support of the European Transport Board. Aerodynamics – Effect of aerodynamics on fuel consumption, noise reduction and increased road safety, presented by Ir. Gandert van Raemdonck, Delft University of Technology. Trials with 3 companies will commence in September 2009 and results will be discussed during the next meeting.