Driverless Cars - evaluating risk

01 Apr 2015

BLM partner David Kidman discusses the legal, regulatory and ethical issues that the industry needs to address before driverless cars technology is accepted by the general public, for Actuarial Post.

"A road map has been set out for driverless technology trials to commence in Greenwich, Milton Keynes, Coventry and Bristol from May 2015, for a code of conduct to be published by that time, and a review and redraft of existing regulations by 2017. Millions of pounds are being spent on the technology by traditional car manufacturers such as Mercedes, Audi, Nissan and Volvo, plus technology companies such as Google..."

To read David's full article please click here.

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