On 6 February, the European Parliament supported EU law to tone down harmful traffic noise. However, the MEPs underlined the need for the regulation to take a more holistic approach to the traffic noise issue.

MEP Miroslav Ouzký (ECR,CZ) said, “the harmful impact of traffic noise has been scientifically proved but the legislative proposal is entirely focused on the noise generated by the vehicle engine. My idea was more comprehensive from the beginning we need to address othe...

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