Car makers press Europe for voluntary agreement on safetyBMJ 2002; 324 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.324.7346.1114 (Published 11 May 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;324:1114
- Rory Watson
Motor manufacturers, the European Union, and road safety campaigners are at odds over the best way to reduce the annual carnage from road crashes. They are debating whether legislation or a voluntary agreement with the industry is the best way forward.
For the moment the balance is tilted towards the voluntary agreement recently negotiated between the industry and the …