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One of the biggest problems facing self-driving trucks has little to do with the technology

3 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Tesla , Otto , and other tech firms are developing autonomous trucks .
Legal experts and trucking analysts worry that current liability laws aren't adapting to self-driving trucks .
Current laws don't allow a truck manufacturer to be sued if it designed or manufactured a truck that kills someone.
Tesla , Otto , and other companies have been developing driverless vehicles for years, with Mercedez-Benz placing a semi-autonomous truck on the road in 2015 .
Tech leaders and financiers alike are confident that self-driving trucks will become the norm as early as the next decade, phasing out...
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