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Old 12 June 2018, 09:13 PM
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Originally Posted by ChasFink View Post
Agreed on your assessment of this company, but my initial reaction was to the fact that least five states now allow self-driving cars to be on the road without a safety driver if they have a remote operator system.
But when they are driving in autonimous mode they are not in control of a human anyway. I think the rationale for the saftey driver/remote operator is to remove the vehicle from the road network if the system comes to a stop for any reason (e.g. confusion) rather than wrench control from the AI mid journey. (That is my understanding anyway)
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