Millions of trucking jobs could be at risk due to automation What will happen to the countless truckers who could lose their livelihoods?
Nearly 50% of jobs in the United States are at risk of being eliminated by automation according to an Oxford University study. With recent advances in self-driving vehicles, trucking can be added to the list.
Already, The Daimler Freightliner Inspiration automated truck is approved to drive on Nevada freeways, and certainly will not be the last vehicle of its type. The autopilot feature steers the truck, but the Freightliner Inspiration still requires a human driver to take […]