SelfDriving

Law commission outlines legal proposals for self-driving cars

Law commissions outline legal proposals for self-driving cars

The person in the driving seat of a self-driven car would be known as a ‘user-in-charge’ under the terms of the proposed rules. Thus, they cannot be prosecuted for “offences which arise directly from the driving task”, including dangerous driving, speeding and running a red light. They should still, however, be insured, check the stability …

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Self-Driving Car Users Shouldn’t Be Held Responsible For Crashes, U.K. Report Says

Self-Driving Car Users Shouldn’t Be Held Responsible For Crashes, U.K. Report Says

Topline Self-driving car users would be given immunity from offenses like dangerous driving, breaking speed limits and running red lights under legal reforms proposed by the Law Commission of England and Wales and the Scottish Law Commission. Voxrpo CEO Dan Kiely takes his hands off the wheel of his Tesla Model S P100D at a …

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Law commission outlines legal proposals for self-driving cars

Law commission outlines legal proposals for self-driving cars

The person in the driving seat of a self-driven car would be known as a ‘user-in-charge’ under the terms of the proposed rules. Thus, they cannot be prosecuted for “offences which arise directly from the driving task”, including dangerous driving, speeding and running a red light. They should still, however, be insured, check the stability …

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Geely's Zeekr and Waymo partner to develop self-driving EV

Geely’s Zeekr and Waymo partner to develop self-driving EV

Zeekr, the new premium-focused EV brand from China’s Geely Group, has partnered with Californian technology firm Waymo to develop an autonomous ride-hailing vehicle.  Previewed in official renders, the electric MPV is designed for use by the nascent Waymo One ride-hailing platform, which currently operates in Phoenix, Arizona, and is testing in San Francisco.  The vehicle …

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Intel Plans Potential $50 Billion IPO For Its Israeli Self-Driving Car Unit, Shares Rise

Intel Plans Potential $50 Billion IPO For Its Israeli Self-Driving Car Unit, Shares Rise

Topline Shares of chipmaker giant Intel, which have largely underperformed so far this year, rose by more than 4% Tuesday after the company announced plans to take its self-driving car unit public in 2022 at a potential $50 billion valuation. Intel shares have largely struggled this year but rose more than 4% on the news. …

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