Robotic Agency & the Ethics of Automated Driving

Another article by Sven Nyholm concentrating on ethical debates and controversies that surround self-driving cars. How is human agency different from robotic agency? What is the optimal human-robot coordination schema? The Ethics of automated driving is an emerging field in the philosophy of robotics, traffic automation is no longer a hypothetical scenario, automated vehicles are currently being deployed by major players in the industry and several accidents have already taken place since 2015.