Guidelines and strategies
UK - RAS 2020
UK - EPSRC - Principles of Robotics
Japan - Japan’s Robot Strategy
British Standards Institution, AMT/-/2 Robots and robotic devices Committee - robotics related standards
ISO/TC 184 Automation systems and integration - Robots and robotic devices
As the robotic technology advances and products such as personal and assistive robots, drones, unmanned systems become more widespread, questions around various ethical, legal and social issues become apparent. Legal regulations has not kept up with the progress of technological development and there is pressing need to revisit current machine standards and existing laws. Robot ethics is an emerging field that aims to understand the ethical implications and consequences of robotic technology.
EU - RoboLaw FP7 project - Guidelines on Regulating Robotics