Allianz warns over role of data for semi-autonomous cars


Wolfram-Ferdinand Schultz, global practice leader for heavy industries at Allianz, said the insurer was developing an ‘data event recorder' that could potentially determine driver behaviour up to 30 seconds before an accident. Speaking at the Insurance Claims Management conference in Amsterdam, he said that accidents were most likely to occur in the interim period where vehicles were semi-autonomous. "There are videos of people sitting in the back of their Tesla car saying that they are on