Autonomous Vehicles

There are currently 17 states along with the District of Columbia that have enacted laws regarding Autonomous Vehicles (AVs). An additional six states have executive orders in place. More information on state AV laws as well as recommendations for states considering AV legislation can be found in GHSA's report Autonomous Vehicles Meet Human Drivers: Traffic Safety Issues for States.

Source: NCSL

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There are currently 17 states along with the District of Columbia that have enacted laws regarding Autonomous Vehicles (AVs).

Are those 80,000 pound trucks tailgating each other? Soon it may be perfectly normal — and safe

New technology is emerging to allow trucks to travel in platoons, with less distance between them than previously possible. GHSA Executive Director Jonathan Adkins discusses the safety concerns related to these developments.

Are those 80,000 pound trucks tailgating each other? Soon it may be perfectly normal — and safe

Article by Ashley Halsey III
October 22, 2017

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