Emergency call system mandatory for new cars in EU

The European Parliament on Tuesday voted to adopt mandatory installation of an EU emergency call system called eCall in new cars from 31 March 2018. When a car with eCall is involved in a crash, the system automatically makes contact with the nearest emergency centre.

Country: EU

Domains: Privacy

Stakeholder: European Bodies

Tags: privacy, vote, EU law, emergency call system, eCall

Posted on Wednesday 29 April 2015

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