Paul Carroll, Editor-in-Chief of ITL
Now that truly autonomous vehicles are starting to appear on roads, the insurance industry will be called on to perform its usual role as an enabler of innovation: Insurers will quantify the risks and likely cover much of it.
But how should insurers think about the liability for AVs? Will legislatures specify who is responsible for which problems? Will regulators? Will the courts? What principles will guide the decision makers? Where will liability fall?
Using history as a guide, it’s possible to make reasonable guesses at some of the answers… continue reading >