The Car and Truck Fleet and Leasing Management Magazine

Safety & Accident

Drowsy Driving and the Risk of Microsleep

Posted on February 10, 2014   |   486 views

Drowsy driving is the second leading cause of fatal crashes. Still, many drivers get behind the wheel when they're feeling fatigued. Here is a report on the dangers of drowsy driving from ABC News' Nightline. For tips on how to improve your sleep hygiene, click here.

Comments

  1. 1. Gerhard Meyer [ February 13, 2014 @ 01:24PM ]

    Unique, life-saving Bluetooth iDriveALERT-Glasses ALERT fatigued-drivers in time to avoid falling asleep at the wheel! Vibrating/Fatigue-alarms are activated when the fatigued-driver`s head nods forward and send an alarm-sound via the ears to trigger the brain in order to ALERT the driver in time! Driver communicates via Bluetooth-Glasses! Safest hands-free possible! Glasses $AVE$-LIVE$*! The only SAFE-driver is an ALERT-driver*! ONE life lost is one too many! Glasses cost $30* and can be ordered from Gerhard Meyer(ex Owner-Operator) by sending an e-mail to [email protected] . Looking forward to hearing from you! Keep-on SAFE-DRIVING* and stay ALERT-ALIVE*! ;-)

 

Leave A Comment

Name:  
Email: (Email will not be displayed.)  
Comment: (Maximum 10000 characters)  
Leave this field empty:
* Please note that comments may be moderated.

Fleet Incentives

Determine the actual cost of owning and running a vehicle in your fleet. Compare vehicles by class and model.

FleetFAQ

Fleet Tracking And Telematics

Todd Ewing from Fleetmatics will answer your questions and challenges

View All

 

Fleet Management And Leasing

Merchants Experts will answer your questions and challenges

View All

 

Sponsored by

An unsafe driver behavior, usually because driver is on the phone, texting, eating, or otherwise distracted.

Read more

Blog

Market Trends

Mike Antich
Growth of Crossovers & Compact SUVs in Fleet Is a Global Phenomenon

By Mike Antich
Crossover utility vehicles and compact SUVs represent the fastest growing segments in the global automotive industry in every region of the world, impacting both retail and fleet sales

Successful Fleet Managers Excel as Servant Leaders

By Mike Antich

View All

Driving Notes

Paul Clinton
2018 Volkswagen Atlas

By Paul Clinton
The three-row 2018 Atlas provides impressive cargo carrying capacity, along with a quality ride, responsive steering feel, and solid handling.

2018 Subaru Crosstrek

By Mike Antich

View All

Nobody Asked Me, But...

Sherb Brown
New Faces in Safe Places

By Sherb Brown
Conferences like AFLA can provide a space for new faces in the industry to meet and network with experienced peers and suppliers, without being crowded by salespeople.

Fleet Is a Full-Time Job

By Sherb Brown

View All

Data Points

Dylan Brown
What Are the Most Valuable Services Offered by FMCs?

By Dylan Brown
What do fleet managers value in their relationships with fleet management companies? The answer may surprise you.

Demand More From Your Fuel Card Provider

By Dylan Brown

View All

In Memoriam: Coach's Insights

Ed Bobit
Thinking of the Newbies of the Future

By Ed Bobit
A lot has changed in the past 10-15 years, so we can only imagine this momentum will continue into the next decade-plus. How will this change impact the fleet manager of tomorrow?

Managing a Car vs. Work Truck Fleet

By Ed Bobit

View All

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher