Senate set to approve self-driving cars for US roadways

Senate set to approve self-driving cars for US roadways

  • The US Senate today announced it had reached an agreement internally concerning self-driving car technology.
  • The Senate is expected to pass legislation on October 4th that would clear regulations and restrictions for manufacturers, in essence providing a clear path to putting driverless cars on the road.
  • The House passed legislation this summer in a bipartisan effort to ensure the US remains at the cutting-edge of driverless car development.
  • Earlier this year the the US Department of Transportation, in conjunction with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, released its updated guidelines for self-driving cars.
  • In the document, a series of safety considerations are provided to manufacturers with explicit mention that State governments should not regulate self-driving cars: – – NHTSA strongly encourages States not to codify this Voluntary Guidance (that is, incorporate it into State statutes) as a legal requirement for any phases of…

US Senators today announced and agreement to pass legislation that approves driverless cars on US roadways, to be voted on in October.
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Machine Dreams: Making the most of the Connected Industrial Workforce

Most manufacturers expect the #ConnectedWorkforce to be commonplace by 2020.  #IIoT #AI

  • Most manufacturers recognize the benefits of a Connected Industrial Workforce.
  • Machine Dreams: Making the most of the Connected Industrial Workforce
  • It’s vital that manufacturers move quickly to build new business models robust enough to deliver the full promise of the Connected Industrial Workforce.
  • Most manufacturers still lack the confidence to implement such a workforce successfully.
  • Raising their game by dedicating higher proportions of their R&D budgets to the Connected Industrial Workforce.

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Germany Wants to Add Black Boxes to Autonomous Vehicles

  • Germany Wants to Add Black Boxes to Autonomous Vehicles
  • Germany plans new legislation to require manufacturers of cars equipped with an autopilot function to install a black box to help determine responsibility in the event of an accident, transport ministry sources told Reuters on Monday.
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Germany plans new legislation to require manufacturers of cars equipped with an autopilot function to install a black box to help determine responsibility in the event of an accident, transport ministry sources told Reuters on Monday.


Germany Wants to Add Black Boxes to Autonomous Vehicles