The Transportation Department made a formal policy about these autonomous vehicles. It stated that some of the features of these cars include cars that keep themselves centered in lanes and adjust their speed based on the location of the car ahead.
What are the problems with these cars being on the road?
They face daunting legal, regulatory and cultural hurdles before the cars are widely available to drivers. The problems with technological innovation have come up to the surface and
Highway safety agency was careful to address the tension between technology and regulation. The Highway Safety agency said “Any potential regulatory action must appropriately balance the need to ensure motor vehicle safety with the flexibility to innovate.” The pros of these cars is they are free of human error like disobeying traffic laws and falling asleep at the wheel, according to analysts, car companies and the transportation department. They could also offer mobility to people who cannot drive, like the disabled or the aging.
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