The UK is to introduce laws and regulations that will require driverless vehicle software makers to obtain Ministry of Transport certificates
New laws announced in the Queen’s Speech recently will allow fully autonomous vehicles to be insured under normal policies in the UK.
The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) says the announcement is an “important step forward” which will ultimately improve road safety and reduce congestion.
But the IET adds that the Government also needs to introduce legislation to improve cyber security in autonomous vehicles. [Read more…] about Engineers’ institute welcomes laws requiring driverless vehicles to have certificates