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Car Autopilot Restrictions Proposed

Sep. 9, 2017 , by admin

After a thorough investigation of a Florida crash that killed a Tesla driver, the National Transportation Safety Board has concluded that the car’s Autopilot feature contributed to the crash. The Board found that Tesla’s design itself was part of the problem, allowing the driver to use it in unsafe ways.

The NTSB has also recommended that features like Tesla’s Autopilot and similar systems be modified to prevent their use on partic...

The Dangerous Intersections of Palm Beach

Aug. 8, 2017 , by admin

If you spend time in Palm Beach County—as a motorist, a cyclist, or a pedestrian—you’re aware of how dangerous some local roads can be. But are particular stretches of road or specific intersections more dangerous than others? Some local institutions have taken a look at the data and concluded that certain streets are, in fact, riskier.
Most Accident-Prone
A couple of years ago, the Palm Beach Post analyzed traffic data collected by ...

Venus Williams Sued for Wrongful Death After Crash

Jul. 7, 2017 , by admin

Tennis phenomenon Venus Williams is facing a wrongful death lawsuit after being involved in a crash that killed a passenger in the other vehicle. The incident, which happened in Palm Beach Gardens on June 9, didn’t become widely known until near the end of the month.

Williams, age thirty-seven, was not injured in the crash, but both the driver and the passenger of the car that struck her were. The passenger, a seventy-eight-year-old ma...