Waymo Launching US’ First Commercial AV Service
5th December 2018

Waymo Launching US’ First Commercial AV Service

Waymo is officially launching the US’ first ever commercial autonomous vehicle ride-sharing service. The initial rollout, termed ‘Waymo One’, will be restricted to the cities of Tempe, Mesa, and...


25th May 2018

Emergency Braking Was Disabled Before Fatal Uber AV Crash

The self-driving Uber SUV that killed a pedestrian in Arizona earlier this year had its automatic braking system turned off to prevent erratic driving, the National Transportation Safety Board...


29th March 2018

Uber Reportedly Settles With Family of Fatal Crash Victim

Uber and the family of Elaine Herzberg, who was killed earlier this month when she was struck by a self-driving SUV in Arizona, have reportedly settled, according to NPR.


23rd March 2018

Uber Video Raises Deeper Questions About Fatal Crash

Police have now released video related to the fatal car crash in Arizona that involved a self-driving Uber car. It's raising questions about the company's practices and the limits...


21st March 2018

After Fatal Uber Crash, Time to Reassess Self-Driving Cars

Following a fatal crash involving a self-driving Uber car in Arizona, industry experts tell The Connected Car that now is time to reassess both the market and the technology...


20th March 2018

Fatal Uber Crash Spurs Call for Nationwide AV Test Ban

While a preliminary police report indicates Uber is not at fault in a crash that killed a woman in Arizona, advocacy groups are calling for an autonomous vehicle test...


19th March 2018

Uber Suspends All Self-Driving Tests Following Fatal Crash

Following a fatal crash involving a pedestrian in Arizona, Uber has suspended all its self-driving testing until further notice.