Many people, myself included, sometimes dismiss the Trolley Problem. However, as technology creeps ever further into our everyday lives, it seems these moral problems are becoming ever relevant.
I’m sure we have all had to wait in A&E for hours before we were seen. But what if we had a four-hour delay in getting emergency surgery? On average it takes four hours to move from the accident and emergency ward to the operating table.
AI offers an immense capacity for good — and for unintended consequences. …