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Website provides Driver Fatigue Management Strategies
The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) announced the launch of the North American Fatigue Management Program website, www.NAFMP.com/. The NAFMP website represents the culmination of a decade of research, development and testing of a comprehensive fatigue management program, ATRI said.
New Technology Shows Potential to Detect Drowsy Driving Risk
A University of Leicester research project is making strides in simultaneously capturing data on brain activity and eye movement associated with falling asleep. Researchers hope these advances might eventually help develop a vehicle safety system that can detect when drivers are at risk of falling asleep behind the wheel.
Drivers Won’t Use Safety Systems If You Don’t Teach Them
I’ve been driving for 30 years now, and in those three decades, I’ve seen a lot of technological changes in both automobiles and commercial vehicles. For me, the two greatest innovations during that time have been keyless entry and intermittent windshield wipers.