The administration’s analysis of Autosteer was more positive about its capabilities. After analyzing mileage and airbag deployment data for Model S and Model X cars equipped with Autopilot, the NHTSA concluded that “the Tesla vehicles’ crash rate dropped by almost 40 percent after Autosteer installation.”
Wait, you mean to tell me a computer who doesn’t get sleepy or distracted and doesn’t need to pee is better at keeping an eye on the road than a human?
Say it isn’t so.
We need to factor in how typical humans will react to this technology as it becomes more pervasive; from the article:
Autonomous vehicles will revolutionize transportation and safety.
The only thing that could stand in its way is government regulations.