Governing autonomous vehicles: emerging responses for safety, liability, privacy, cybersecurity, and industry risks

@article{Taeihagh2018GoverningAV,
  title={Governing autonomous vehicles: emerging responses for safety, liability, privacy, cybersecurity, and industry risks},
  author={Araz Taeihagh and Hazel Si Min Lim},
  journal={Transport Reviews},
  year={2018},
  volume={39},
  pages={103 - 128}
}
ABSTRACT The benefits of autonomous vehicles (AVs) are widely acknowledged, but there are concerns about the extent of these benefits and AV risks and unintended consequences. In this article, we first examine AVs and different categories of the technological risks associated with them. We then explore strategies that can be adopted to address these risks, and explore emerging responses by governments for addressing AV risks. Our analyses reveal that, thus far, governments have in most… 

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