An autonomous car is a vehicle that is capable of sensing its environment and
navigating without human input. Autonomous cars can detect surroundings using
a variety of techniques such ... Autonomou...
Oct 29, 2013 ... Will Self-Driving Cars Mean The End Of Highway Fatalities? A new study says
that 21,700 lives would be saved each year if 90 percent of U.S. ...
Sep 21, 2016 ... Part of USDOT's self-driving car promise is safer, greener streets for all ... is in the
ability of autonomy to end the epidemic of traffic deaths on our streets. ... This will
hopefully mean including autonomous vehicles in Vision Zero ...
Sep 29, 2015 ... But how many lives, realistically, will be saved? By the end of this century, there's
good reason to believe that tens of millions of ... Globally, there are about 1.2
million traffic fatalities annually, according to the World Health Organization.
Which means driverless cars are poised to save 10 million lives per ...
Oct 1, 2015 ... "Not once was the self-driving car the cause of the accident," director of ... could
reduce fatalities by 90 percent by the mid-century, that means 29,447 ... with the
report estimating that driverless cars will reduce the need for ...
Oct 10, 2016 ... U.S. safety regulators believe zero highway deaths is entirely possible with the
emergence of autonomous vehicles and other smart car technologies. ... Our
drive toward zero deaths is more than just a worthy goal. It is the only ...
Jul 4, 2016 ... They were investigating the first-ever death caused by a self-driving car ... the car
in front, but it can only operate on a highway and requires a driver at the wheel. ...
adaptive cruise control, which is already common in high-end cars. ..... will be
able to justify the purchase and what it can be used for means its ...
Oct 16, 2016 ... Driving, and with it, car culture as we know it, would end. With the ... Fewer
accidents means fewer traffic jams, and less traffic means less pollution. A new ...
The interior of self-driving cars will gradually evolve as well.
Jul 3, 2016 ... What Tesla's Fatal Crash Means for the Path to Driverless Cars ... ethical
conundrums, and unanswered questions about the quest for self-driving cars. ...
that the event in and of itself will slow progress towards vehicle automation. ... or
even all, of the million-plus traffic deaths that occur worldwide each year.
Oct 3, 2016 ... A self-driving car nearing a collision with a human-driven car can only move itself
; .... Will self-driving cars mean the end of highway fatalities?