The National Council for security in transport (USA) removed Tesla from investigation of a recent fatal accident with participation autopilot Tesla.
Than answered in Tesla
After the news about the press service of the company issued a statement. AT the company again presses on that her guilt in This is not. They constantly emphasize the that the current autopilot - only an assistant for steering wheel, but no replacement for the driver. AT The companies once again expressed their condolences to the family of the deceased, and incidentally drove into NSBT. They say they demanded guide Tesla keep your mouth on castle in time of investigation, and themselves silently wrote press releases for the press. AT Tesla They believe that once their guilt in there is no accident, then at This situation is unnecessary to be silent or dark. After all, any nonsense or gossip reputation of the company.
More about accidents
23 March at highway Highway 101 in Mountain View Tesla X on high-speed crashed into concrete separator, incidentally hooking another 2 cars. The car completely turned the front part, the driver miraculously rescued from burning machine (the battery ignited), but he died in hospital.
According to the Tesla investigation, the car was driving along route to Autopilot, which signaled to the driver about need to intercept control. " U the driver was about 5 seconds and approximately 150 meters of unobstructed view on concrete separator with bump-breaker, in order to have time to take measures to avoid a collision, - it says in answer. - However, system logs show that it not took no action to prevent the accident. "