Uber lays off 100 autonomous vehicle operators in Pittsburgh

Uber laid off about 100 autonomous vehicle operators in Pittsburgh Tuesday, according to an article from business news website Quartz. 

The move comes about four months after an autonomous Uber vehicle struck and killed pedestrian Elaine Herzberg on March 18 in Tempe, Ariz.

As Uber considers its strategy in the autonomous vehicle market, it has eliminated the driver positions and opened up about 55 new mission specialist positions, reported Quartz. 

These are “specialists who are trained…...

3 Published By - San Francisco Business Times - San Francisco Business News - 2018.07.12. 15:19
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