Month: January 2015

Road Safety and Self-Driving Vehicles

  Michael Sivak and Brandon Schoettle at the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute recently released a white paper entitled, “Road Safety with Self-Driving Vehicles: General Limitations and Road Sharing with Conventional Vehicles”.  Highlights of the paper are shown below.

Metro Detroit Regional Transportation Operations – January 2015

January 16, 2015 Meeting Minutes TIM Coord Comm2

Google and the Self-Driving Delusion

In his January 7 column in the Wall Street Journal, Hollman W. Jenkins, Jr. raises the question about how a driver can remain alert enough to respond within a few seconds if the computer controlled car decides to hand back