• Uber shuts down self-driving operation in Arizona following fatal March crash

    4 monthes ago - By WLWT

    The company halted all self-driving vehicle testing in Pittsburgh, Tempe, Toronto and San Francisco in March after a collision left a woman dead.
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  • Uber is stopping its self-driving car testing in Arizona, months after a fatal crash

    Uber is stopping its self-driving car testing in Arizona, months after a fatal crash

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Uber is ending its self-driving car program in Arizona, months after a fatal crash took the life of a pedestrian.
    AZ Central reported that the transportation firm has has pulled out of the state and fired 200 workers on Wednesday.
    In March, one of Uber's self-driving cars operating in autonomous mode struck and killed Elaine Herzberg, 49, in Tempe, Arizona. The crash is believed to be the first time a pedestrian has been killed by a self-driving vehicle anywhere in the world.
    The company paused all of its autonomous vehicle testing in the wake of the collision, and subsequently also opted...
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  • Uber puts brakes on self-driving car operation in Arizona

    Uber puts brakes on self-driving car operation in Arizona

    4 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    PHOENIX - Uber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles. The company notified about 300 workers Wednesday that their positions would be terminated. Uber previously suspended operations of autonomous vehicles following the March 18 accident in...
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  • Uber Shuts Down Self-Driving Car Testing in Arizona After Fatal Crash

    4 monthes ago - By Slate

    Uber is shutting down its self-driving car testing in Arizona and terminating around 200 workers in the state working on the program, The Arizona Republic reported on Wednesday .
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