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Mayor Calls On Self-Driving Car Companies To Agree To Voluntary SF Safety Tests

Mayor Calls On Self-Driving Car Companies To Agree To Voluntary SF Safety Tests

By Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez, SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER

March 7, 2018

http://www.sfexaminer.com/mayor-calls-self-driving-car-companies-agree-…

Mayor Mark Farrell is calling on the 50 companies experimenting with self-driving cars in California to prove their technology is safe in San Francisco.

California OKs Autonomous Car Testing Without Backup Drivers

California OKs Autonomous Car Testing Without Backup Drivers

By Chris Weber, ASSOCIATED PRESS

February 26, 2018

https://wtop.com/consumer-news/2018/02/california-oks-autonomous-car-te…

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Driverless cars will be tested in California for the first time without a person behind a steering wheel under new rules that state regulators approved Monday for the fast-developing technology.

Self-Driving Cars With No In-Vehicle Backup Driver Get OK For California Public Roads

Self-Driving Cars With No In-Vehicle Backup Driver Get OK For California Public Roads

 

By Ethan Baron, MERCURY NEWS

February 26, 2018

https://www.mercurynews.com/2018/02/26/self-driving-cars-with-no-in-veh…

Self-driving cars with no human backup behind the wheel will be legal on California roads for testing and transporting the public starting April 2.

Op-Ed Commentary: Don’t Let Robot Cars Go Out Of Control On California Roads

Op-Ed Commentary: Don’t Let Robot Cars Go Out Of Control On California Roads

By Jamie Court, SPECIAL TO THE SACRAMENTO BEE

February 16, 2018

http://www.sacbee.com/opinion/op-ed/soapbox/article200374179.html

Self-driving cars cannot yet drive themselves. This is the unmistakable conclusion of new data from the state Department of Motor Vehicles.