Is Google Keeping Secrets About the Safety of their Self-Driving Car?

Google’s experimental self-driving cars have traveled more than 700,000 miles on California’s roads with nothing more serious than a fender bender, and that one while a human was driving. But if the company had gotten its way, you might not know about the episode. According to documents obtained under freedom-of-information legislation and seen by Quartz, Google lobbied Californian…


Is the Google “self-driving car” as safe as claimed?  Is Google covering up minor accidents involving their new invention that could indicate more major problems if the vehicle is allowed free access to the open roads?  Interesting discussion here based upon an investigation including a Freedom of Information Act request for documents from the California DMV and others.

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