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In September, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reported 20,175 traffic deaths for the first half of 2022. The American Department of Justice and NHTSA have opened separate investigations into Tesla's Autopilot and Full Self-Driving packages. While advanced safety tech is a terrific addition to today’s automobiles, users may be lulled into a false sense of invulnerability. Only cars equipped with Level 5 of autonomy can make independent road decisions. Dozing, texting, or doing anything that amounts to inattention when these systems are engaged is risky.