Category Archives: Self-Driving Cars

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What a driverless future means for auto insurance

The American public is skeptical about giving up control of their cars’ steering wheels. Despite the enthusiasm with which autonomous vehicles (AV) are being developed by auto manufacturers and technology companies, recent polls, including this one, showed that few drivers are interested in giving up control of their cars despite the potential safety and time-saving… Read More »

Automated Vehicle Symposium: Recap

The Automated Vehicle Symposium took place in San Francisco July 9-12.  I.I.I.’s Brent Carris files this report. Consumer trust is centric to the success of automated vehicle (AV) deployment; a point stressed continuously throughout the conference.  U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Secretary, Elaine Chao, along with many others, noted that 94 percent of auto accidents… Read More »