U.S. Agency Calls for Better Safety Metrics for Autonomous Cars

Article 0 Comments Autonomous vehicle manufacturers need a better yardstick to show that their products are safe, said Derek Kan, under secretary for policy at the U.S. Department of Transportation. The metrics that are most widely used by self-driving car developers — miles driven and the frequency of human intervention […]

Tesla Touts Its Safety Statistics

Article 0 Comments When it’s machine versus human, it’s more likely humans will be exchanging insurance information with other humans, according to data released by the electric car maker Tesla. In the first quarterly report on the safety of its autonomous vehicles, Tesla said it recorded one accident for every […]