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CHP Preparing for Self-Driving Cars

It may not happen in 2017, but self-driving cars are coming, and that may not be such a bad thing. Autonomous vehicles, as they are called, are being tested, and could be on the roads in the not to distant future. Highway Patrol Officer Greg Tassone says the CHP is planning for that…

Listen to Greg Tassone 1

A totally autonomous vehicle would have no driver at all, while some of the cars being tested now are semi-autonomous, meaning a driver can take control of the wheel. The sample size may be small, but Tassone says statistics show that the computers drive pretty well…

Listen to Greg Tassone 2

Self-driving cars can still break down, and will likely not be completely error free. How to deal with that is something that is being looked at.

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