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Vehicle Safety - Passive Safety

Vehicle Safety - Passive Safety

Reduce Consequences of Accidents with Tested Passive Safety Systems

In the case an accident, many components in a car can be vital for survival. From a sturdy car body and passenger safety compartment to flawless seat belts or air bags - our staff can check the quality and reliability of all passive safety systems in your vehicles.

Improve passenger safety with our tests and type testing. At your request, we can also offer specialized education and training.

Benefits at a Glance

With product testing and type testing by TÜV Rheinland:

  • Your passive safety systems fulfill the legal requirements for operation in vehicles on public roads
  • You get peace of mind for your development through compliance of your products with internal specifications and all relevant regulations, norms, and standards
  • You benefit from our many years of experience in testing passive safety systems in vehicles

Any questions? Would you like an individual, non-binding offer? Then write to us now. We will respond to your request as quickly as possible.

Our Services for Safe Vehicles

Our experts assist you with comprehensive consulting and testing. We offer the following:

  • Concept consulting
  • Drafting of regulations
  • Responsibility for overall development of integrated passive safety systems
  • Development and coordination of product-specific requirements documents
  • Preparation of loading condition and prototype plans
  • Validation of computer simulation
  • Experimental procedure and detailed analysis of results
  • Homologation consulting
  • Type testing in accordance with German regulations, such general operating permits (Allgemeinen Betriebserlaubnis, or ABE) or parts certification
  • Type testing in accordance with European regulations - EC/ECE - and non-European regulations, for example, TRIAS, ADR, or Taiwan Code
  • FMVSS / CMVSS certification tests and documentation of results for self-certification
  • FIA, DIN, ISO, or EN test procedures
  • Examination of conformity of mass production - COP
  • Presentation of results on the Internet at TUVdotCOM
  • Technical training and education

Our Tests and Inspections

  • Pedestrian protection tests
  • Frontal safety system tests
  • Interior tests
  • Crash tests
  • Sled tests
  • Bumper tests
  • Door impact tests
  • Roof impact tests
  • Crumple zone inspections
  • Seat and head support tests
  • Seat belt anchorage tests
  • Safety belt and belt tensioner tests
  • Testing of airbags
  • Steering wheel tests
  • Steering column tests
  • Tilt and roll-over tests
  • Free motion head, or FMH, tests to assess safety in case of head injuries
  • Locks and hinge tests
  • Frontal safety bar tests
  • Roll bar tests
  • Safety passenger compartment tests


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