At the moment, many companies, both technology companies or companies specialized in the automotive industry working to test the technology of self-driving. However, in order to test its cars self-driving on public roads, the laws around the world impose that there should be the driver of the mortal behind the wheel to control the vehicle in case something goes wrong during the testing process.
Of course, the goal is to get eventually to the point don’t require the car the presence of human drivers, this is what you want the company Waymo. The company has recently applied for a license to test self-driving cars free of human drivers in California. Since the company Waymo based tests similar on public roads in the state of Arizona, it is not surprising to hear now that the company wants to expand taking her exams to other parts of the United States of America on different routes with different drivers.
According to the spokesperson in the name of the Committee of management of roads in the state of California, has confirmed that the Committee received a request from the company Waymo but refused to comment whether you agree with the request or not. However, it should be noted that earlier this month, started California already accepting applications to get permits to test self-driving cars without human drivers, so the question whether the company can Waymo meet the requirements in order to test the technology of self-driving.
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