Key EuroTAP objectives
To develop consumer protection by calling the policy makers to raise the minimum safety standards on Tunnels European wide. To call for appropriate driver education/ development modules to be included in both professional and ordinary driver training courses. To draw the attention of the consumers to safety factors that could ultimately save their lives in the event of a tunnel disaster.
Content of the tests
Publication of safety standards of major European road tunnels Make people aware of correct behaviour in tunnels Systematic benchmarking to foster improvements Expansion of pan-European test database Recommendations to operatorsTest History