Logo Background

» Follows

  • Pedestrian Follows Google Map, Gets Run Over, Sues
    By on June 1, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Hugh Pickens writes “The Toronto Star reports that a Utah woman is suing Google for more than $100,000 in damages, claiming its maps function gave her walking directions that led her onto a major highway, where she was struck by a car. Lauren Rosenberg sought directions between two addresses in Utah about 3 kilometers apart and the top result suggested that she follow a busy rural highway for several hundred meters. The highway did not have sidewalks (more…)