In this episode of Ride News Now with Alison Haislip, Ireland wants to become an autonomous vehicle player, teenagers are using Uber and Lyft when they shouldn’t, and driver monitoring and alert systems aren’t helping reduce pedestrian fatalities.
- First up, the nation of Ireland is eager to become a hotbed of autonomous vehicle research.
- Next, teenagers aren’t supposed to use Uber and Lyft without someone over 18. They’re not listening to the rules though.
- Finally, pedestrian fatalities hit a 28-year high in 2018. What happened to all our driver monitoring and alert safety systems?