Autonomous Vehicles and Ethical Decision Making

Aaron Webb
3 min readJan 20, 2021

For centuries, philosophers have debated over the good and bad of ethical behavior to help shape the moral principles of today’s society

Influenced by a 1967, philosophical thought experiment known as the trolley problem, software engineers face similar dilemmas when programming autonomous vehicles to act in a certain way based on the views of humanity

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Aaron Webb

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