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Living Safety with Robots, Beyond Asimov's Laws (2009)
  • Chien Hsun Chen, National Chiao Tung University
  • Y. H. Weng, National Chiao Tung University
( -- "In 1981, a 37-year-old factory worker named Kenji Urada entered a restricted safety zone at a Kawasaki manufacturing plant to perform some maintenance on a robot. In his haste, he failed to completely turn it off. The robot’s powerful hydraulic arm pushed the engineer into some adjacent machinery, thus making Urada the first recorded victim to die at the hands of a robot." 研究人员尝试建立机器人法律框架 2009-07-07 超越艾西莫夫定律:與機器人安全地共存
Publication Date
June 22, 2009
Citation Information
Chien Hsun Chen and Y. H. Weng. "Living Safety with Robots, Beyond Asimov's Laws" (2009)
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