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Stops Along the Way to Driverless Trucks

by Sean Slone

When the state of Wisconsin wanted to allow for the testing of driver assistive truck platooning technology, which uses a lead truck to control the speed and braking of other trucks following behind, lawmakers faced an issue common across the country: a state law that prohibits motor vehicles from following other vehicles “more closely than is reasonable and prudent.�

Capitol Ideas | September, October 2018  

The Future of Work

Capitol Ideas | September, October 2018  

The Future of Work