Self-driving truck: Addressing liability

Self-driving truck: Addressing liability

When it comes to driverless vehicle technology, OEMs face the greatest liability threat

If an autonomous or driverless vehicle is involved in a crash, who—or perhaps more precisely what—is held liable?  Fleet managers will have many a sleepless night trying to come up with an answer.

Well, experts at the nonprofit research group Rand Corp. delved into this question and came away with some very surprising answers. For starters, the group’s researchers determined that equipping cars and light vehicles with autonomous vehicle (AV) technology would likely reduce crashe

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