No Drowsy Driving

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Falling Asleep at the Wheel: Deadly Consequences

Posted by on Sep 27, 2014

Falling Asleep at the Wheel: Deadly Consequences

I could recite fact after fact about falling asleep at the wheel.  I could tell you that according to a study done by the CDC that 1 in 25 drivers have admitted to falling asleep behind the wheel during the last 30 days. I could also tell you that according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, they estimate that over 100,000 accidents each year are attributed to to drowsy...

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How to Stay Awake When Driving

Posted by on Sep 15, 2014

HOW TO STAY AWAKE WHEN DRIVING Drowsy driving is a huge problem in the United States.  According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration system or NHSTA,  drowsy driving causes more than 100.000 crashes per year, resulting in 40,000 injuries and 1,550 drowsy driving deaths.  The NHSTA doesn’t include distracted driving in their statistics.  According to Zero Fatalities, Utah,...

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Awareness of Drowsy Driving

Posted by on Sep 14, 2014

Awareness of Drowsy Driving Recently we took our children on a 10 day vacation to visit New York and Pennsylvania.   During our trip, we stayed in a condo in central Pennsylvania near the Poconos Mountains.  From this central location, we were within a 1.5-2 hour one-way drive of many great locations – including Philadelphia, New York City, and Harrisburg.  Our plan was to make day trips to...

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Drowsy Drivers Will Travel

Posted by on Sep 14, 2014

Road Trips and a Drowsy Driver Travel Benefits When you first think of traveling the world what comes to your mind? For me, it’s the opportunity to saturate my senses in an environment filled with new sights, sounds, and experiences. The LA Times and USA Today built upon these feelings by suggesting that traveling also provides educational and health benefits. Given the benefits gained...

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Drowsy Driving

Posted by on Sep 14, 2014

Drowsy Driving

In a world where we are constantly on the go, it is no wonder that drowsy driving related accidents are on the rise. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 2.5 % of fatal crashes are contributed to drowsy driving. This equates to thousands of fatalities each year.  According to the National Sleep Foundation, one in ten drivers admitted to falling asleep behind the...

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