South Korea – Amendment of the Technical Regulations of Rolling Stocks

South Korea, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport (MOLIT) announced Amendment of the technical regulations of rolling stocks. – The software inspection of the rolling stocks was simplified from step-by-step inspections to verification of the international certificates and version required on the technical regulations. – In the consideration that various types of programs are applied to the software of the rolling stocks according to the project type, the inspection method was differentiated according to the program type. – In case that some parts of the existing program’s source code are changed by the linkage with the existing operating conditions, the clause for rationale were added to exempt from the safety verification and the application of the technical regulations. Final date for comments : April 9, 2021