Ontario Government Planning On Regulation, Testing Of Autonomous Vehicles

 Tuesday, September 1, 2015

 Canadian Underwriter

The Ontario government plans to implement a regulation on testing autonomous vehicles, though initially they will require drivers to intervene if necessary, a manager for the province’s transportation ministry said Monday.In 2014, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne released a mandate letter, to the transportation minister, "to permit a regulatory framework to permit testing of autonomous vehicle on our roads," said Jessica Mahon, team leader, special projects at the Ontario ministry of transportation.
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