Reply to post: Re: Evidence == "Invasion of Privacy!"

SHOCK! Robot cars do CRASH. Because other cars have human drivers

Alan Brown Silver badge

Re: Evidence == "Invasion of Privacy!"

"If they're taken with a camera which is an integral part of a car owned by an individual, I can't see any reason why the images are not the property of that individual"

the moment you hand the car over to the insurer, it becomes the property of the insurer. Cars already have rudimentary black boxes on board (the airbag computer is continuously recording conditions in deployment and near deployment) and those have already been used to deny insurance payouts (one example being the mercedes which was recorded at 100+mph a few seconds before it crashed on an urban road with 30mph speed limit.

Insurers have handed telematics data to police for prosecution too.

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