Tell the Department of Transportation what you think about its hands-off approach to self-driving cars

On September 15, 2017, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) released a second version of federal autonomous vehicle (AV) guidance.  The Center for Auto Safety supports strong federal oversight during the development and deployment of AV technology, in order to protect consumer safety.  However, NHTSA’s most recent guidance falls well short of our expectations, allowing AV manufacturers ultimate control over the safety of Americans.

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Our Views:

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NHTSA Policy and Comments:

Federal Automated Vehicle Policy 2.0: Automated Driving Systems: A Vision for Safety 

NHTSA Request for Comments on Automated Driving Systems: A Vision for Safety

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