House Committee Roundtable Addresses Autonomous Tech In Trucking Industry
House committee roundtable addresses autonomous tech in trucking industry
As both the House and Senate have autonomous vehicle bills sans trucks floating around Congress, the issue of what to do with heavy commercial vehicles and AV technology is still on the table. Those issues were addressed during a House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee roundtable on Thursday, Dec. 7.
Committee members discussed emerging technologies in the trucking industry with four stakeholders:Greer Woodruff, senior vice president of safety, security and driver personnel for J.B. Hunt, on behalf of the American Trucking Associations;Susan Alt, senior vice president of public affairs for Volvo Group North America;Jane Terry, senior director of …