by Mac Slavo
Self-driving cars are poised to take over U.S. roads and destroy American jobs… and they will also kill people, even if by accident.
Right now, their makers are in the process of convincing Congress that they can handle their own regulations – even as they continue working out the kinks.
The U.S. Senate subcommittee for Commerce, Science and Transportation heared testimony from Duke University roboticist Missy Cummings, who admitted that fatalities and accidents are inevitable as self-driving cars attempt to integrate with a busy and complex society.
The London Guardian reports: