Analyses | Innovation and technology development | 2015-12-07 | Sing Tao

When driverless technology outpaces road laws

Is the world ready for driverless cars? Legislation is one major roadblock that needs to be dealt with before autonomous vehicles can hit the road. It is decreed that a driver is always necessary and has to be in control of the vehicle. When no one is holding the steering wheel, how can governments use regulations and laws to safeguard road safety?

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