Could your driverless car decide to kill you if it would save other lives?

11 Sep 2017

BLM's head of motor, Nick Rogers has commented on the latest driverless cars conversation for Yahoo! News.

Speaking about the legal issues surrounding the question of what the driverless car should do in any realistic eventuality, Nick has updated on the current legal position and what will need to be done before we see these cars on our roads.

Nick said: "Legislators globally will be wary of trying to cover every eventuality that the algorythms controlling a fully automoated vehicle might cover."

To continue reading Nick's thoughts and be redirected to the Yahoo! News website please click here.

 

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