Inspired by a SlideShare Chris Hedden, Dan Krechmer and Ron Basile created last year, The Top Five Things Planners Need to Know About Self-Driving Vehicles, Ryan Klitzsch presents this topic from the transportation safety planners and State Highway Safety Office perspective.


Some folks have suggested the introduction of self-driving cars, with their potentially significantly lower crash rates, could spell the end of the heyday of the auto-insurance industry. Digital music did it for the recording industry, will self-driving cars do it for the auto insurance industry?

Automated and Connected Vehicles Planning and Evaluations

Automated and connected vehicles and other emerging technologies will bring transformative change to the world of transportation, and Cambridge Systematics is at the forefront of understanding the implications of these advances. We help clients explore how the emergence of these technologies will impact a range of issues, from vehicle ownership and miles traveled to land use and public transportation.