[LINK] Why you may not own, or drive your vehicle in 10 years time

Jim Birch planetjim at gmail.com
Thu Jun 9 12:23:30 AEST 2016

David Lochrin wrote:

Only a human can assume moral or legal responsibility, so who would be
> responsible for a death caused by the actions of a vehicle computer?

A company has responsibilities if your electric kettle explodes, or your
new fence falls on a passing pedestrian.  It's not a new legal or moral
problem, just a different product.

Some people will have problems with self driving cars, sooner of later
someone will be killed by one.  Just like human-driven cars, new drugs,
electric kettles, whatever.  The usual considerations will apply.


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