Night-shift Work Increases Dangerous Driving

It is no secret that drowsy drivers are more likely to have accidents. In fact, 20% of fatal accidents are caused by sleepy drivers. Boston researchers tested 16 night-shift workers while they drove on a special track following 7 hours of sleep or after a night or working. Near crashes occurred in 38% of tests following…

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What is Drowsy Driving?

Most people are aware of the dangers of drinking and driving, but often don't realize that sleepiness and driving a vehicle can be just as fatal. Sleepiness, like alcohol, slows reaction time, decreases awareness, impairs judgement and increases your risk of an accident. For information on how to drive alert and arrive alive visit DrowsyDriving.org.PositiveTip:…

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