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Weekly Poll Results – Automated Vehicles, Mounting the Pavement (Week Beginning 21 January)

Question: Do you think automated vehicles should be programmed to mount the pavement? Your feedback: Yes  20% (7 respondents) No 80% (28 respondents) Your comments:  “Disabled people and any other pedestrians have enough problems as it is actually using pavements due to illegally and selfishly parked and abandoned vehicles, totally blocked pavements, blocked dropped kerbs, double parked vehicles, etc. which continues unchallenged by Local Authority or Police without some robotic vehicle deciding it has more right to be on a pavement than a pedestrian does! Use of pavements by disabled and pedestrians is an absolute nightmare, robotic vehicles would take this nightmare
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