Artificial intelligence and driverless cars: Does it lead to an ethical trade-off?
Opinion Who lives? Who dies? Who decides?
The ethics surrounding driverless cars and autonomous decision making are hotly debated subjects.
In a situation of certain fatality, should the driverless car hit A and B to save C, or swerve to hit C to save A and B? The moral conundrum is hopelessly difficult to resolve. The scenario echoes the renowned...