self-driving cars

RAND Study Urges Early Adoption of Self-Driving Cars to Save Lives

Just how important is self-driving technology to the future of highway traffic safety? According to a new study from the nonprofit organization RAND, extremely important. Whereas most people may feel cautious about having self-driving cars on the road right now—before the technology has been perfected—RAND research suggests that we shouldn’t wait, because autonomous vehicles could… read more

In New Guidelines, NHTSA Encourages Self-Driving Technology Development

Self-driving cars have been on the road for a while, now, particularly in certain locations like Pittsburgh. City residents here have been sharing the road with Uber’s experimental self-driving vehicles since September 2016, catching a glimpse of the future while the company learns more about what they need to do to make the technology safer… read more