Booting Up: Google Hires a Go-To Government Guy for Self-Driving Cars

Ron Medford, the deputy director of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration–and the man who was “instrumental in getting distracted driving

(Source: Steve Jurvetson via Wikipedia)

Ron Medford, the deputy director of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration–and the man who was “instrumental in getting distracted driving recognized as a national safety concern”– is moving to Google (GOOGL) to be Director of Safety for Self-Driving Cars. [Wired]

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Booting Up: Google Hires a Go-To Government Guy for Self-Driving Cars