Self-driving cars pose crucial question: who to blame in a crash

//Self-driving cars pose crucial question: who to blame in a crash

Self-driving cars pose crucial question: who to blame in a crash

A debate over who to blame – or sue – when a self-driving car hits someone is holding up legislation the industry says it needs to advance.“If another driver hits you, it’s clear who the driver is,” said Sarah Rooney, senior director of federal and regulatory affairs for the American Association for Justice. “It’s the human being.”Not so when a fully self-driving car hits another vehicle or a pedestrian. Then the fault may lie with the manufacturer and the software, or with the owner if updates…

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