Uber Automated Vehicle Accident with Cyclist

I ride almost exclusively off-road now due to distracted drivers. Be careful out there y’all.

in the story below a driver was supposed to be monitoring an autonomous Uber vehicle. But instead she was watching a TV show and did not brake the vehicle to avoid a cyclist walking her bike across a road at night. the NTSB that the software piloting the vehicle had several critical deficiencies.

Autonomous Uber Car Backup Driver Charged In Fatal Crash In Arizona - https://www.npr.org/2020/09/16/913530100/backup-driver-of-autonomous-uber-suv-charged-with-negligent-homicide-in-arizona

1 Like