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Trucking Safety – Fatigue Management

Safety equals good business. According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, the annual cost of commercial vehicle crashes to society is over $60 billion over $7 million for each fatal crash alone. That cost includes medical costs, emergency services costs, lost productivity and pain and suffering. A high profile crash can impact your reputation [...]

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Airline Safety – Fatigue Management

The Airline Safety and FAA Extension Act of 2010 require all Part 121 air carriers to submit a fatigue risk management plan to the FAA. The picture shows the harmful consequences caused by the loss of alertness (vigilance) due to acute sleep loss. Alertness and unimpaired cognitive functions are critically important to transportation safety. In [...]

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Sleepless Nights Across The Lifespan

Written By: Michael Scherer, PhD is a sleep specialist with The Center for Sleep Medicine. Sleep is a core biological function, an inherent process that is both physiological and psychological, and one that affects us over our entire lifespan. Most of us will sleep for some period just about every day from the day we [...]

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Rail Safety – Fatigue Management

The Rail Safety Improvement Act of 2008 states that the Secretary of Transportation, by regulation, shall require each Class 1 railroad carrier to develop and update, at least once every 2 years, a fatigue management plan designed to reduce the fatigue experienced by safety-related railroad employees. The Act also requires a fatigue management plan to [...]

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