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Animal Welfare

Level 4 autonomous transportation will significantly reduce the number of deaths to pets and wildlife. 

OBSERVATIONS

  • An estimated 1.2 million deer and vehicle collisions occur each year in the U.S. killing 200 people resulting in $4 billion of property loss. Source
  • 1.2 million dogs are killed in vehicle collisions each year in the U.S.. Source
  • 5.4 million cats are killed in vehicle collision each year in the U.S.. Source
Take a ride on the Magic Highway (Disney, 1958)

SUPPORTING MATERIAL

Smithsonian: Will Driverless Cars Mean Less Roadkill? Source