Who Is Responsible For the Crash?
February 10, 2017
Is Apple guilty? Arden Dier posted an article in the NEWSER on December 29, 2016, entitled “Parents Sue, Blame FaceTime for Death of Daughter.” The article describes the tragic death of a 5-year-old girl who died as a result of a car slamming into the back of the vehicle the girl was riding in. According to Dier’s report, the driver of the offending vehicle was a twenty-two year old whose FaceTime app was still active when police arrived at the crash scene. He is now facing a manslaughter charge. The parents of the girl who died are suing Apple for failure to activate a FaceTime design that could have prevented it from operating while driving.
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