Autonomous vehicles - or "AVs" - are a growing presence on American roadways, and with them come several significant policy questions and challenges. It will be important to address an ever-increasing AV world in a comprehensive manner that spurs innovation, increases public safety, provides peace of mind and protects American drivers and consumers. Travelers believes that the auto insurance industry should - and will - play a critical role, as lawmakers, regulators and society understand the new AV world. This white paper outlines Travelers' perspective and recommendations on these important public policy issues.
- Overview: The AV world today and tomorrow
- Auto insurance can - and will - meet society's needs in an AV world
- Critical insurance-related components of an AV regulatory scheme