US expected to update self-driving car guidelines

A year after the U.S. Department of Transportation first announced guidelines for self-driving cars, an update of those parameters has been announced following months of scrutiny on how the technology is working on public roads. In a widely expected move, Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao continued with the Obama Administrationís set of guidelines, rather than enforceable rules, that has been the preferred path of companies testing autonomous driving technologies. The 36-page report, revealed Tuesday at a press conference in Michigan, was called Version 2.0 by Chao, with a Version 3.0 due next year. Chao said the newest guidelines were meant to promote all forms of technology in the field and continue to allow companies and... Continue reading…

US expected to update self-driving car guidelines

U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao is expected to announce updated safety guidelines for self-driving vehicles Tuesday during a visit to a Michigan vehicle testing facility.

Tue 12 Sep 17 from Phys.org

US expected to update self-driving car guidelines, Tue 12 Sep 17 from AP

Trumpís self-driving car strategy: Donít regulate self-driving cars

The new document provides non-binding guidance to industry and state regulators.

Wed 13 Sep 17 from Arstechnica

Latest DOT autonomy guidelines take a hatchet to red tape - Roadshow

Don't mistake this for something enforceable -- it's merely a set of guidelines.

Wed 13 Sep 17 from CNET Cutting Edge

US updates self-driving car guidelines as more hit the road

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- The Trump administration on Tuesday unveiled updated safety guidelines for self-driving cars aimed at clearing barriers for automakers and tech companies wanting ...

Tue 12 Sep 17 from AP

US DOT outlines safe transition to self-driving cars

US legislation for self-driving cars first made its way to the House of Representatives this past July. The bipartisan SELF DRIVE Act passed the House vote on September the 6th, and ...

Tue 12 Sep 17 from Engadget

Trump administration loosens Obama's guidelines for self-driving cars

A year after the U.S. Department of Transportation first announced guidelines for self-driving cars, an update of those parameters has been announced following months of scrutiny ...

Tue 12 Sep 17 from The Verge

Department of Transportation release new self-driving vehicle guidelines

 Today, U.S. Depart of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao released the DoT and National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration’s new guidelines for automated driving systems. ...

Tue 12 Sep 17 from TechCrunch

U.S. to unveil streamlined autonomous vehicle guidelines Tuesday

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao will unveil on Tuesday streamlined safety guidelines for automakers that want to deploy self-driving vehicles, a person briefed ...

Mon 11 Sep 17 from Reuters Technology

US Updates Self-driving Car Guidelines

The Trump administration is updating safety guidelines for self-driving cars in an attempt to clear barriers for automakers and tech companies who want to get test vehicles on the road. U.S. ...

Tue 12 Sep 17 from Voice of America

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