Transport NSW OKs deployment of camera ‘technology to catch those using a mobile phone behind the wheel of a car’

NSW Transport uses AI to detect illegal phone use
Government News, September 23, 2019

NSW pilot of camera-tech to enforce handheld ban drew legal concerns; reveals need to ‘balance the individual right to privacy against the public interest in relation to road safety’

High-tech cameras to nab motorists catch eye of Privacy Commissioner
The Sydney Morning Herald, July 18, 2019

Researchers call foul on study that used public roads in Utah as laboratory to assess driver alertness and the use of SemiAutonomous technology in vehicles: Investigation

Asleep at the wheel: How a secret study on Utah’s roads could be putting drivers at risk
Utah Investigative Journalism Project in partnership with the Deseret News, July 11, 2019

Report gives recipe for zero fatalities on U.S. roads by 2050: Research

The Road to Zero: A Vision for Achieving Zero Roadway Deaths by 2050
RAND Review, July-August 2019

Technology is double-edged sword when it comes to what is giving rise to US auto insurance-rates

That Texting-While-Driving Ticket Can Also Lead to a Car Insurance Penalty
The New York Times, June 28, 2019