Government requires automakers to report driver-assist crashes

Government requires automakers to report driver-assist crashes

AgeLab Research Scientist Bryan Reimer is quoted in an CNN article on U.S government scrutiny of advanced driver assistance systems:

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Tuesday that automakers will be required to report crashes involving driver-assist systems, as well as crashes of fully autonomous vehicles, which are less common on roads...

..."This is a major step forward for safety," Bryan Reimer, associate director of the New England University Transportation Center at MIT, told CNN Business. "Reporting will increase transparency around the benefits and risks of assisted and automated driving."

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