AV Policy 3.0: Analysis of Initial Comments about Automated Trucking

In my post entitled, U.S. Department of Transportation Automated Vehicle Policy 3.0, I analyzed the Department of Transportation’s Automated Vehicle Policy 3.0.  In this post, I analyze initial comments concerning automated trucking (semis and tractor-trailers) that the Department of Transportation has received about AV Policy 3.0. The Comments Commentators have expressed numerous concern about automated…

U.S. Department of Transportation Automated Vehicle Policy 3.0

In its Automated Vehicles 3.0, Preparing for the Future of Transportation, the United States Department of Transportation laid out its latest policy on automated vehicles.  The Department did not issue regulations on automated vehicles, and instead opted for, in its terms, a “flexible, responsible approach to a framework for multimodal automation.”  This article will discuss…

Talk: Panel Discussion on Automated Vehicles

In this video, I was a co-panelist with Ed Bradley, the Program Manager for Toyota North America, and Koorosh Olyai, Senior Principal, Advanced Transportation Management Systems for Stantec.  We discussed, among other topics, ethical programming of automated vehicles, expected introduction of automated vehicles, rural deployment of automated vehicles, and programming of automated vehicles.