Boards of Directors have legal, and arguably moral, responsibilities to shareholders who depend on them to run a business. These duties are called fiduciary duties and include the duties of care and loyalty. When a member of the Board fails to fulfill those duties and as a result, the shareholders are injured, they have the right to recover damages.
Cranes are industrial tools that are commonly used at industrial sites to lift and move heavy objects. While a crane can be a very valuable tool, it also comes with certain dangers and risks that can cause serious injury or death to its operator or those who are in the vicinity of the crane while in use.
For our purposes, we can define a “self-driving” car to be a vehicle that is capable of safely moving from Point A to Point B over public streets and highways, under any and all possible combinations of traffic and weather conditions, by making decisions based solely on its internal software without the need for human interaction or oversight.