According to the WHO, 1.24 million people across the world are killed in road collisions. In 2012, British insurers paid out an average of £19.1 million per day in motor claims.
Given the high costs arising from road traffic accidents, governments, manufacturers and insurers are keen to reap the benefits from new driverless vehicle technologies being developed.
This infographic illustrates:
• The costs arising from road traffic accidents.
• The emergence of Autonomous Emergency Braking.
• Fully autonomous vehicles, risk management and shifting liability.
• Autonomous vehicles testing.