eCall Test and Certification Services

eCall will become mandatory starting from April 2018. CETECOM helps you to achieve compliance.


As an independent provider for test and certification services, CETECOM supports the automotive industry and is the ideal partner for the approval process. With its diverse service portfolio, CETECOM offers various testing and approval services. This also includes services for the Pan-europan eCall (accident emergency system).

eCall will become mandatory for all new models of passenger cars (M1) and light commercial vehicles (N1) starting from April 2018. CETECOM helps you to achieve compliance:


Regulation EU 2017/79 – test procedures for the EC type-approval (Annex VI-VIII)
CEN EN 16454 / ETSI TS 103 412 – eCall end to end conformance testing
ETSI TS 103 428 – eCall HLAP Interoperability testing
ETSI TS 102 936-1, TS 151 010-1 and TS 134 123-1 – GSM/UMTS conformance
ITU-T P.1140 – Speech communication requirements for emergency calls

Certification / Homologation / Type-Approval

CETECOM is in the process of being accredited as technical service for eCall according to EU regulation 2015/758 with the scope defined in EU regulation 2017/79:

Annex I – High-severity deceleration test
Annex II – Full-scale impact test assessment
Annex III – Crash resistance of audio equipment
Annex IV – Co-existence of TPS and eCall
Annex V – Automatic triggering (document review)
Annex VI – GNSS
Annex VII – Info & warning signal (IVS self-test)
Annex VIII – Privacy and data protection

Furthermore, CETECOM also offers several other test and certification services for the automotive industry such as:

Regulatory Approvals (e.g. EMC, Radio, SAR, Wireless Charging)
Automotive Component and Automotive Manufacturer Approvals
V2X – ITS G5 / DSRC WAVE Testing

For further information, please have a look at the CETECOM eCall service overview or get in touch with us directly: