ECE and EC tests

The DTC is listed as a notified testing centre for Switzerland (E14) for the following ECE and EC tests:

  • ECE-R 12
    Steering mechanism in the event of impact
  • ECE-R 13
    Heavy vehicle braking
    Car braking
  • ECE-R 14
    Safety-belt anchorage
  • ECE-R 16
    Safety belts and vehicles with safety belts
  • ECE-R 17
    Seats and their headrests
  • ECE-R 21
    Interior fittings (controls, roof, backrests)
  • ECE-R 25
    Head restraints (headrests)
  • ECE-R 29
    Cabs / passenger protection in commercial vehicles
  • ECE-R 32
    Vehicle structure / rear-end collision
  • ECE-R 33
    Vehicle structure / head-on collision
  • ECE-R 34
    Prevention of fire risks
  • ECE-R 44
    Child restraint systems
  • ECE-R 51
    Noise of vehicles
  • ECE-R 55
    Mechanical coupling
  • ECE-R 58
    Rear underrun protection devices for commercial vehicles
  • ECE-R 66
    Strength of superstructure (buses)
  • ECE-R 73
    Lateral protection devices
  • ECE-R 79
    Steering equipment
  • ECE-R 80
    Seats and their anchorages (buses)


Previously applicable standards:

  • 70/157/EEC
    Sound level
  • 71/320/EEC
    Braking devices
  • 74/408/EEC
    Seats and head restraints
  • 76/115/EEC
    Anchorages for motor-vehicle safety belts
  • 78/764/EEC
    Driver’s seat