Tiredness

Driving Simulator

Driving when tired: how dangerous is it?

Feb 24, 2022Comments off

Hazard anticipation, speed control and awareness of other road users are severely reduced for drivers who take the wheel whilst tired, even when they think

Yawning HGV Driver

Sleep apnoea: help for sleepy drivers

Nov 12, 2021Comments off

Sleep apnoea is when a person’s breathing stops and starts while they sleep. It is caused by the airways becoming relaxed and narrow while a person

Tired Drivers

Study reveals that four million drivers hav...

Jun 16, 2021Comments off

Four million drivers have momentarily fallen asleep behind the wheel, revealed in a shocking new report by IAM RoadSmart, the UK’s largest independent road safety

How to help your drivers stay well-rested o...

Dec 12, 2018Comments off

Driving while tired is just as dangerous as driving while drunk, and long, irregular work patterns are only increasing levels of fatigue for drivers. Phil

Drivers could be ‘breathalysed’...

Sep 26, 2018Comments off

Drivers and pilots could be ‘breathalysed’ for fatigue in future after scientists developed a blood test that identifies biomarkers for sleep deprivation. The research could