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Automated Vehicles

For more on PennDOT's efforts on automated vehicles, visit our Automated Vehicle Testing page.

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Automated Vehicle Policy Update

PennDOT Secretary Leslie S. Richards discusses the PA automated vehicle policy.

AV Safety Announcement — April 2018

PennDOT Secretary Leslie S. Richards is outlining the department’s multi-step action plan to establish stepped-up safety oversight of Highly Automated Vehicles in Pennsylvania.

What Are Automated Vehicles?

Transportation officials, advocates, companies, and users around the world are talking about how automated vehicles will change transportation as we know it. But, what exactly are autonomous vehicles?

Connected Vehicles for Emergency Response Vehicles and Trucks

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and the National Operations Center of Excellence (NOCoE) participated Aug. 30, 2016, in a demonstration on how Connected Vehicle technologies will benefit emergency responders. This demonstration, held at Penn

PennDOT Secretary and Chris Urmson discuss automated vehicles in PA

PennDOT Secretary Leslie S. Richards and Chris Urmson, CEO of Aurora Innovations, sit down for a discussion on automated vehicles and the future of the technology in Pennsylvania and beyond.