• 20-JUN-2012

eCall Accident Alert System Mandatory in All Vehicles

The European Parliament's Transport Committee has approved legislation that would require EU-wide use of eCall, the web-based emergency alert system to save lives. The EPP Group's rapporteur, Dieter Lebrecht-Koch of Germany, insists eCall is "not Big Brother'', that it's only activated in a serious accident. Available material includes an edited package.