Self-Driving Cars Raise Legal Issues

Self-Driving Cars Raise Legal Issues

Crash in San Francisco has led motorcyclist to sue General Motors. Collisions with standard vehicles called inevitable

By Ethan Baron, DAYTON DAILY NEWS (OHIO)

March 9, 2018

Mary Barra, chairman and CEO of General Motors, talks with workers and members of the media at the Orion Assembly Plant in Orion Township, Mich., last summer, announcing that the company completed production of 130 Chevrolet Bolt EV test vehicles.

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.