The Promise and Peril of One Self Driving Truck Company

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Autonomous trucking company TuSimple has an ambitious goal: eliminate humans from behind the wheel and teach big rigs to drive themselves. But recently, as WSJ’s Heather Somerville reports, a traffic accident brought to light technical and safety shortcomings.

Further Reading:

Self-Driving Truck Accident Draws Attention to Safety at TuSimple 

For Robot Trucks, Navigating Highways Is Just One Bump in the Road 

Further Listening:

To Solve Labor Shortage, Companies Turn to Automation 

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