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Ike Robotics Files Voluntary Safety Report Revealing Details Of Autonomous Truck Operation

Seeking to demonstrate its commitment to safety, self-driving truck company Ike Robotics has released a 90-page safety self-assessment report, providing a detailed description of how the startup programs and operates its autonomous vehicles.  read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 10th, 2019

Tesla defends Autopilot in first-ever voluntary safety report

Palo Alto-based Tesla Inc. wants you to know that its semi-autonomous driving system, Autopilot, is far safer than traditional driving. Over the past three months, Tesla drivers who engage Autopilot got into one crash, or near miss, for every 3.34.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 5th, 2018

U.S. safety agency cites driver error, Tesla Autopilot design in crash report

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) on Wednesday cited driver errors and Tesla Inc's Autopilot design as the probable cause of a January 2018 crash of a Model S into a parked fire truck on a highway in California......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 4th, 2019

U.S. NTSB cites driver error, Tesla Autopilot design in crash report

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) on Wednesday cited driver errors and Tesla Inc's Autopilot design as the probable cause of a January 2018 crash of a Model S into a parked fire truck on a highway in California......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 4th, 2019

Selmon Expressway closes for self-driving vehicle testing this week

Self-driving trucks are taking over the Lee Roy Selmon Expressway this week. San Francisco-based autonomous truck company Starsky Robotics has started testing its technology on the reversible express lanes. Although the vehicles are self-driving, the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 14th, 2019

Tesla Insiders Describe Chaos At Panasonic"s Gigafactory Operation

Following the recent report that Tesla and its key battery supplier, Panasonic, had hit a rough patch, now even more ugly details are coming out about Tesla's working operation with Panasonic, including a "chaotic environment" i.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 24th, 2019

Daimler buys Torc Robotics stake for self-driving trucks

Daimler Trucks has agreed to buy a majority stake in self-driving truck software maker Torc Robotics as part of a broader push to develop autonomous vehicles......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 29th, 2019

Daimler buys Torc Robotics stake in self-driving trucks push

Daimler Trucks has agreed to buy a majority stake in autonomous truck software maker Torc Robotics as part of a broader push to develop self-driving vehicles......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 29th, 2019

Allegiant Air can ride out safety questions raised by "60 Minutes" report

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Category: topSource: cnnApr 16th, 2018

Florida airline files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

A Central Florida-based airline has filed for bankruptcy protection after a series of business moves did not allow its operations to restart. Via Airlines Inc. of Maitland, Fla., made the voluntary Chapter 11 filing in Florida Middle Bankruptcy Co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals3 hr. 47 min. ago

AutoNation accused of selling cars with unrepaired safety recalls

A new report out Tuesday accuses one of the nation's largest car retail chains of selling used vehicles with unre.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral7 hr. 47 min. ago

Drawn by the salary, women flock to trucking

Truck drivers typically are paid by the mile, regardless of gender. But safety issues remain......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral16 hr. 2 min. ago

Report: China Wants More Talks Before Signing Trump"s Phase 1 Trade Deal

China wants further talks in October to over the details of the "Phase One" trade deal set out by President Donald Trump before getting Xi Jinping to sign it, Bloomberg reports. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 14th, 2019

Meet The Futuristic, Fully-Autonomous Concept Truck Without A Cab

Meet The Futuristic, Fully-Autonomous Concept Truck Without A Cab Swedish manufacturer Scania has introduced a brand new "futu.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 13th, 2019

America"s truck drivers have to ace this test before taking control of an 80,000-pound vehicle on the road — see if you can pass it

Bonita R. Cheshier/Shutterstock Before getting their commercial driver's license, long-haul truck drivers must pass the CDL exam. The CDL exam varies from state to state, but certain questions on safety, driving .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 12th, 2019

Boeing and FAA faulted in system breakdowns that contributed to 737 Max oversight failure, safety panel says

Government regulators had “inadequate awareness” of an automated system that contributed to two deadly crashes, the report said......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 12th, 2019

Boeing 737 Max fallout: Blasting Boeing, FAA, safety panel recommends changes in certification process

The report from the Joint Authorities Technical Review criticized the certification process for the plane as being too narro.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 11th, 2019

FAA Safety Certification Of Boeing 737 MAX Was "Inadequate", Report Finds

FAA Safety Certification Of Boeing 737 MAX Was "Inadequate", Report Finds Capping off what has been a difficult week for Boeing, the Joint Authorities T.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 11th, 2019

FAA failed to properly review 737 Max jet anti-stall system: JATR report

An international panel of air safety regulators on Friday harshly criticized the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) review of a safety system on Boeing Co's 737 Max jet that was later tied to two crashes that killed 346 people......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 11th, 2019

Waymo is telling customers it will start offering rides in its autonomous cars without safety drivers (GOOGL)

Waymo Waymo has emailed users of its.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 10th, 2019

Autonomous Electric Truck Startup Raises $25 Million

The Swedish startup Einride has raised $25 million in a Series A round and will use the funds to grow its driverless and cabless truck business.  read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 10th, 2019