Commercial Motor Vehicle Driver Fatigue, Long-Term Health, and Highway Safety: Research Needs
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine; Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education; Transportation Research Board; Committee on National Statistics; Board on Human-Systems Integration; Panel on Research Methodologies and Statistical Approaches to Understanding Driver Fatigue Factors in Motor Carrier Safety and Driver Health
Language: English | 2016 | ISBN: 0309392527 | 272 pages | PDF | 1,4 MB
There are approximately 4,000 fatalities in crashes involving trucks and buses in the United States each year. Though estimates are wide-ranging, possibly 10 to 20 percent of these crashes might have involved fatigued drivers.