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'Unexpected' Waymo vehicle behavior prompts US traffic safety investigation

By Jenn Brice
  • 14 May 2024 19:32
  • 14 May 2024 19:32
Alphabet self-driving unit Waymo is under investigation by the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration over reports that its vehicles collided with stationary objects and failed to follow traffic laws. 
In 22 incidents reviewed by NHTSA’s Office of Defects Investigation, a Waymo vehicle using the company’s fifth- generation autonomous driving

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Jenn Brice


Jenn is a data privacy and security reporter based in San Francisco. She holds a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Virginia. Before joining MLex, she edited UVA’s independent student newspaper and interned at Morning Brew, where she contributed to emerging tech and marketing newsletters.

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