RULES & REGULATIONS * India
* India - New norms issued for bus body building accreditation
(Ashkok Leyland bus factory, India)
New Delhi,India -Busworld (Belgium) -2 Feb 2013: -- In exercise of the powers conferred under the Motor Vehicles Act 1988 a revised order has been issued to specify norms in respect of accreditation of bus body builders. The new Order has come into force on December 31, 2012... Accreditation implies evaluating, assessing and approving the capacities of a bus body builder to consistently ensure the specified quality of bus bodies. The Order applies to all companies and individuals engaged in bus manufacturing or bus body building of M2 and M3 type of vehicles having seating capacity of 13 or more passengers and all bus types covered under the Bus Code... Testing agencies are responsible to plan, conduct and control the audit based on the request submitted by the bus body builder, generate the audit report and to release the accreditation certificate. Overall supervision and control of the accreditation system is also their responsibility...
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